Video: Future-ready urban planning in Smart City Vienna

In many respects, Austria is setting the standards when it comes to digitization. Vienna, the capital, is considered one of Europe’s pioneers in this area. Its residents benefit from numerous digital solutions which are easily accessible and can be used by anyone.

To prepare for awarding the 2017 Reinhard Mohn Prize on the topic Smart Country – Connected. Intelligent. Digital. the project team looked at exemplary digital projects and applications around the world. Research trips to select countries have been a key part of the process. In addition to Austria, the team also traveled to Sweden, Estonia and Israel.

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