20 March 2018

Leena Ilmola-Sheppard gave a talk at the Towards Green Smart Cities in the IoT Era workshop

The Future Earth/Global Carbon Project International Workshop on Towards Green Smart Cities in the IoT Era took place on 19-21 March, 2018 at the Ito International Research Center, University of Tokyo, Japan. 

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The objective of the workshop was to bring together academic researchers, ICT companies and urban
developers to discuss how Internet of Things (IoT) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies can trigger transformations towards smarter systems of cities (composed of smart homes, water, energy, mobility, and communication systems that are low carbon, improve well-being of citizens, and ultimately contribute to achieving the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and New Urban Agenda.

Leena Ilmola-Sheppard gave a talk on "How we know if a smart city will produce happy people?" on 20 March, 2018. 

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Leena Ilmola-Sheppard

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Cooperation and Transformative Governance Research Group

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