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2.2 Smart city education

In the following video, Gerd Kortuem discusses the importance of education for smart cities, and why young people need to become data literate.

He describes his work with start-up companies, teaching them to exploit commercial opportunities of open data in order to enable smart city innovation. And he talks about the course that is being developed as part of MK:Smart for city leaders to enhance their decision making.

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