Cities are the heart of the global economy, accounting for more than 80 percent of world GDP. The cities that will flourish the most are those that rely on cutting-edge technologies and create opportunities for people to develop new ones.
To manage such a tremendous figures, that uses different types of electronic data collection sensors to supply information which is used to manage assets and resources efficiently. This includes data collected from citizens, devices, and assets that is processed and analyzed to monitor and manage traffic and transportation systems, power plants, water supply networks, waste management, law enforcement, information systems, schools, libraries, hospitals, and other community services.
Large cities desperate for quality workforce, tech-related jobs, research and development population supporting city-wide innovation. Cities are boasting fastest internet speed, smartphone infrastructure is so sophisticated. They will push tech related industry, push toward manufacturing as a hub for factories and robotics. Multiple telecom and electronics giants have found a home base in the city.
According data, most innovative cities, like New York, Hong Kong, Stockholm, Vancouver, Berlin, Boston, Singapore encouraging following developments: innovative urban planning and a strong contingent of industrial designers, IT industry push and city’s enormous population of programmers, banning gas and diesel cars by 2025 in favor of electric vehicles, Tech-focused universities and low corporate tax rates, meanwhile, make the city attractive for both up-and-coming engineers as well as established executives, promoting cash free and gas/oil free city, impressive levels of infrastructure, especially in transportation, increasing city digitalization and a project designed to solve problems related to energy transfer and private car exchange to sharable and public transportation.
Tech education STEM, high-tech sector jobs are the future tech city citizens anthropological portraits.
So, we in Mayor Institute will actively research and monitor, what trends most tech\, large cities are focusing to share experience and education to our partner city management.