Urban topics revised
The ISDRS urban theme features 4 revised topics: 6d now focuses on “smart transformations”. Are you working on the design, governance and/or adoption of ICT usages, asking how these reshape urban and regional development pathways? Get involved!
ITU Moscow case study
This report showcases Moscow’s experience with ITU Key Performance Indicators: Is Moscow actually heading for a sustainability transformation? Reviews welcome!
Linking digitalization & sustainability
The conference Bits & Trees (German/English) represents a promising first step for connecting forerunner communities working on either digital or green transformations. Imitation recommended.
Next Conference: Track 6d
We invite critical contributions from researchers and practitioners on the design, governance and/or adoption of ICT usage for urban and regional sustainability transformations.
Please check the detailed information on track 6d at the 2019 Nanjing Conference.
This topic group started in 2018.
State of the Art:
Useful critical overview: This book scrutinizes smart city practices from across the globe, questioning their implications for urban sustainability, liveability and resilience.
Instructive case study: This paper discusses Barcelona’s switch from smart urbanism towards more pluralistic knowledge and technology politics in the city
EU Smart Cities Information System Library: Provides a range of resources, ranging from policy recommendations to webinars on the topic of ICT in smart cities.