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How "Smart" are Cities?


Society is rapidly changing, and that applies to all aspects of society. Cities, too, are rapidly changing and the use of modern technologies is playing a big role in this. We often hear talk of ‘smart cities’ – but what exactly are they? Are their inhabitants well educated? Do they make use of technology in an innovative way? Or do they make use in an intelligent way of data concerning their city? There are many ideas and opinions about smart cities, and a lot of pressure from different directions (politics/private sector) to become smart cities.

At the seminar, speakers from the practice will talk about their experiences in the field. They and the participants will discuss the pros and cons of smart cities.

The seminar will be held in Eindhoven, one of the most famous ‘smart regions’ in the Netherlands. Come and be inspired in a smart surrounding


29 Sep 2016 @ 12:00 am

30 Sep 2016 @ 12:01 am

Duration: 1 days


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24 Torenallee

5617 Eindhoven


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