GITEX Showdown Debate - Unifying the Smart City: Enabling Circular Economy
IDC estimates that smart cities will spend $135 billion on technology by 2021, applying blockchain, 5G & IoT will truly enable smart cities. Urban Metabolism is the key to enable circular economy in cities and decarbonise urban life. Which digital, IT and hardware metabolism are needed? What policies and ideas are needed to create new urban tissue for this metabolism? Hear from experts how will new IoT use cases develop with 5G launches, how can citizen trust be gained? What are city governments doing about it?