Lucknow Municipal Corporation plan to revive the heritage part of Old City on the lines with Old Ahmedabad, after officials completed a study trip to the 'Gift City' in Gujarat. Find out how the LMC wants to redevelop its city
Smart City Concepts
KT Rama Rao, Panchayat Raj & IT minister, Telangana addresses the participants at the National Conclave on Smart Cities hosted by the Smart Cities Council India and the government of Telangana. Click to know his thoughts on the Smart City concept, the required change in adaptability and the likely challenges his government may face in application of the concept.
Most people think that cities need dramatically more infrastructure. They may not need it. See how the growth of mobile devices and creative solutions has the potential to help cities stretch what they already have.
Given the small size of the town, the Town and Country Planning Department is contemplating including Dehra, Nagrota Bagwan, Kangra, Jawalaji and Palampur in the Dharamsala Smart City Project.
While many cities battle long-term drought conditions, others are blessed with an abundance of water. Learn how Milwaukee, Wisconsin took advantage of that abundance to build a growing water-based economy -- and its plans to become a global water marketplace.
With fewer slums compared to other cities, compulsion to install a rainwater harvesting system in new constructions, a cleaner-greener manufacturing hub and a versatile mobile app – Smart Nashik. It seems that Nashik has all that it wants to make it to the next round of Smart Cities Challenge, Here's what the Praveen Gedam, Municipal Commissioner of Nashik Municipal Corporation said when asked about the likely plan in the proposal
Developed specifically for government officials and technology engineers, the Council's Smart Cities Readiness Workshops promote an interactive learning environment to help participants assess their city's readiness to innovate. Click for details on upcoming workshops you may wish to attend or to learn how your organization can host a Readiness Workshop.
Smart Cities does not means putting gadgets, but changing the model of a city, says renowned architect, Vicente Guallart.
The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation has launched a mobile app 'BMC Sampark' under its new initiative 'My City My Pride' to solve its basic civic problems including keeping its surroundings clear. Read on to find out how it is done...
IBM has done over 2,500 Smart Cities projects around the world and they are bringing this experience to India programme. IBM is working closely with the Indian government on institutional capacity building. IBM believes that most of the 'Smart Cities' projects are self-sustaining.