Smart Cities Archive

Rivas-Vaciamadrid one of the most “smart” cities in Spain

The term Smart cities defines the cities that use innovative solutions in areas such as transport, the environment, information and communication technology (ICT), city planning, energy consumption, knowledge economy and governing that guarantees a sustainable economic and urban  development, with an environment that offers citizens a high quality of life. In Spain, we can see

Telefonica will start testing with high speed ADSL in Spain

The telecommunications company Telefonica is undertaking in Spain, together with the city council in Santander, a technology initiative on the development of fibre optics for an urban purpose. This project is in line with the design of future smart cities. «The objective is to install a network of sensors connected in different places in the

World Smart City Awards

The Smart City Awards aim to identify the cities, projects and solutions that have contributed most to develop the Smart City concept.  For the first edition, celebrated from the 29th of November until the 2nd of December, more than a hundred entries for the awards were received from 19 different countries. The city of Yokohama