- Copenhagen, Amsterdam, Beijing, London & Seoul are the top 5 digital cities in the index
- European cities ran highly successful traffic management systems, while Beijing applied digital technologies to tackle air pollution and optimise utilities and sharing economy
- Involving citizens in design of smart city schemes underpins meaningful inclusion – a key aspect of successful smart city projects
- Smart city schemes delivered major public health benefits in areas like telemedicine, covid management and remote monitoring of patients
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