1.1.2 Milton Keynes and MK:Smart
This is the first of three smart city case studies. As you meet these cities think about their similarities and differences, and what might influence the approach each of them has taken.
This video introduces some of the issues faced by Milton Keynes (often called MK), the UK’s fastest growing city, founded less than 50 years ago.
is a £16 million collaborative smart city initiative partly funded by a grant from the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) and led by The Open University, which will develop innovative solutions to support the economic growth of Milton Keynes.