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Existing Smart City models are briefly analysed and a different approach is proposed which places a central focus on People, Place and Planet by highlighting the importance of Smart Thinking, Smart Planning and Smart Design. Technology is seen as an enabling force to help develop smart and sustainable cities. The model uses six Elements (Smart Economy, Smart Governance, Smart Mobility, Smart Infrastructure, Smart Environment, and Smart Living) to categorise different smart city initiatives.
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Leonidas Anthopoulos, Marijn Janssen and Vishanth Weerakkody, Comparing Smart Cities with Different Modeling Approaches, Proceedings of the 24 th International World Wide Web Conference, Florence, May 2015
Department for Business Innovation & Skills (2013). Smart Cities: Background paper. UK Government.
Cheng, I. (2015). What is a “Smart City”? Research Publications. Information Services Division, Legislative Council. Accessed 10th September 2015. http://www.legco.gov.hk/research-publications/english/essentials-1415ise08-what-is-a-smart-city.htm
Chourabi, H., Nam, T., Walker, S., Gil-Garcia, J. R., Mellouli, S., Nahon, K., Pardo, T. A., & Scholl, H. J. (2012). Understanding smart cities: An integrative framework. Paper presented at the 45th Hawaii International Conference on System Science (HICSS) Hawaii.
Giffinger, R., Fertner, C., Kramar, H., Kalasek, R., Pichler-Milanovic, N., & Meijers, E. (2007). Smart cities - Ranking of European medium-sized cities. Final Report, Vienna. Retrieved from http://www.smart-cities.eu/download/smart_cities_final_report.pdf
Cohen, B. (2012). What Exactly is a Smart City? Fast CoExist. Accessed 13 September 2015. http://www.fastcoexist.com/1680538/what-exactly-is-a-smart-city
Dannenberg, A. L., Jackson, R. J., Frumkin, H., Schieber, R. A., Pratt, M., Kochtitzky, C., & Tilson, H. H. (2003). The Impact of Community Design and Land-Use Choices on Public Health: A Scientific Research Agenda. American Journal of Public Health, 93(9), 1500–1508.
Montgomery, C. (2013). Happy City: Transforming our lives through urban design.
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