The world is getting more urban every day, and more than half of the world population is now living in a city.
The cities are both a blessing and a curse as they are working as a melting pot for creativity, trades, science and social intercourse. At the same time cities are responsible for 75% of the world pollution. Let us embrace the possibilities the urbanity gives us to cooperate to make green, sustainable societies where people can thrive.
How can smart sustainable societies use novel technology to be able to enhance the quality of life and what it will take to get there?
- Social sustainability
- Smart city development
- Green building
- Future living