Knowledge Centre

Via the Knowledge Center information will be shared. The center will contain information, publications, figures and useful links, related to the topics Smart Cities, Sustainability, energy saving, CO2 reduction, connectivity and the Amsterdam Smart City themes; living, working, mobility, public facilities and open data. We hope you find its content not just stimulating but useful too. Would you like to publish a document on this page? Please send us an email: 

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Report: Value of Smart Cities

A profound report by Accenture on what Smart Cities are, why we need them and how we can generate value for Smart Cities.

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Document: Building and Managing an Intelligent City

In this document, Accenture describes the challenges cities face due to enormous growth and how IT-solutions can help overcome the challenges. Amsterdam is used as an example on how to achieve this.

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Website: Smart connected communities

Smart+Connected Communities is an institute promoting urban development and management to support economic, social and environmental sustainability.

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Website: Worldbank

A World Bank website with open data on urban development around the world.

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Paper: The necessity of sustainable cities

In the context of the RIO climate summit, the World bank wrote a brief on the necessity of sustainable cities and how to get there.

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Website: Urban Age Institute

The Urban Age Institute organizes conferences on Smart Cities, for which the papers and articles are publically available.

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Website: Liveable Cities

Website by Philips with several links to articles on Livable Cities, focusing on health and well-being of citizens.

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Paper: Smart Cities as Innovation Ecosystems Sustained by the Future Internet

This paper describes strategies of cities to become a Smart City and lessons we can draw from that.

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Website: Smart IP

Smart IP is an initiative of five living labs to share experiences and enhance open innovation.

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Website: Smart Cities North Sea Region

The 'Smart Cities project' is an innovation network by governments and academics to promote e-services.

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