IoT technologies and solutions must contribute to create value in different ways for cities and their interest groups. And “value” has a wide range of meanings for citizens, city authorities, local businesses or community groups, such as:
- A City that is better in terms of liveability, security, safety, housing, comfort, care, accessibility, compactness, openness, health, affection, cleanliness, simplicity, etc.
- A City that is socially and economically stimulating, dense, vibrant, dynamic, cultural, technological, entertaining, educational, rich both naturally and historically, etc.
- A City that is socially and environmentally responsible, sustainable, circular, resilient, inclusive, solidary, etc.