Future City Whitepaper

The term smart city is not a well-defined term. To most people, it simply means a city that has automated various aspects of city services. The word smart can be understood many different ways. From GFCA point of view, a smart city means not only automating a few different functional areas, but centralizing all of the data flow and using big data to provide capabilities that simply automating separate functional areas would not bring. Using tools like big data, artificial intelligence, decision support systems, ad hoc workflows, and mobile capabilities, we can truly make a city that is smart, and not just automated....