Within the theme "Smarter on the way," the Vienna ITS World Congress will deal with innovative systems for the improvement of mobility..
Meeting of the Minds brings together thought leaders from the world's most innovative organizations to spotlight fresh ideas in urban connectivity and sustainability.
Brings together experts from both public and private sectors to discuss the initiatives, successful implementations and the future outlook for Smart Cities 2012 and beyond. The meeting will be built on ambitious smart grids pilot projects which are instrumental to pave the way towards full scale roll out.
Smart Cities 2012 will discuss the most pressing issues currently facing Europe’s cities – improving land-use, easing congestion, maximising resource efficiency and reducing the environmental impact of our urban spaces.
Under the theme "Liveable and Sustainable Cities – Integrated Urban Solutions", the World Cities Summit 2012 will explore how cities can build resilience and improve their quality of life and environment by adopting integrated solutions to increasingly complex challenges. Sands Expo and Convention Center
A smart city gathers data from smart devices and sensors embedded in its roadways, power grids, buildings and other assets. It shares that data via a smart communications system that is typically a combination of wired and wireless. It then uses smart software to create valuable information and digitally enhanced services.
Terrapin is a consulting and strategic planning group that aims to find solutions that reconnect people with nature and mimic natural systems, offering boundless opportunities to improve the quality of life.
The Climate Group sets a vision of a world where prosperity doesn't come at the expense of the environment — a low-carbon, high-opportunity world.