What are “Smart Cities”? A look into the technologies being implemented and how they are a means to achieving sustainability and resiliency goals. How are city governments and their partners implementing such projects to meet community goals? First-hand examples of these efforts from the Cities of Boston and Orlando.

Learning Objectives

  • Explain what is meant by Smart Cities and Internet of Things (IoT).
  • Describe the types of technologies that support Smart Cities and their benefits to the people living and working in them.
  • Describe how Smart technology solutions support cities’ sustainability and resiliency efforts.
  • Provide at least two examples of Smart Cities projects being implemented and how they are leading the way on meeting community goals around sustainability and resiliency.