GREAT Smart Cities

Green


Cities planned with due considerations for life-cycle environmental impacts, natural resources consumption (e.g. air, water, energy, materials) and wastes generation and treatment.

Resilient


Cities developed with infrastructure capacities and system redundancies to manage disruptions without severely affecting their essential functioning.

Empowering


Cities designed for people, empowering wellbeing, efficiency, innovation, and productive partnerships.

Adaptable


Cities designed with their infrastructure and systems adaptable to changes in new technology (e.g. autonomous vehicles) and global warming.

Transformative


Cities designed for empowering their institutions and citizens to define and reposition their growth directions and strategies.