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5 Capacity building for smart cities

Well done. You’re near the end of Week 7, a crucial week in your learning about smart cities.

Activity 3 Reflecting

Timing: Allow about 10 minutes

Before you move on reflect on what you have learned this week by answering these questions:

  • Are there any aspects of the Smart Cities Maturity Model and Self Assessment Tool that are relevant to your smart cities project?
  • Did you gain any insights from the Lessons Learned in Amsterdam that are relevant to your answers in the Business Model Canvas?

Capacity building is typically defined as the development and strengthening of human and institutional resources.

  • In what areas do you think it will be crucial for cities and communities to build capacity to deliver smart city projects and programmes? Are any of these particularly relevant to your project?

Note down your thoughts and also update your business model canvas.

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