Smart cities
Smart cities

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Smart cities

5 Summary of Week 5

This week you have explored smart innovation and enterprise, looking at how smart city initiatives get funded and considered some of the ethical issues. You looked at how data driven innovation contributes to economic growth considering examples such as city open data platforms and civic hacking. You also learned about digital social innovation and how it is contributing to smart cities.

Next week you will learn about the importance of leadership in smart cities and explore the different types of smart city partnerships and strategies cities are developing.

You can now go to Week 6 [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)] .

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