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Josef Hargrave

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Shaping a Smart Shanghai

Shaping a Smart Shanghai

Josef Hargrave
Global Foresight Manager
foresight@arup.com
+44 (0) 20 7636 1531

What are the key issues that would shape the vision of a smart Shanghai?

Radical developments in smart transport, smart grids and the internet of things (IoT) have brought an increased level of focus on smart cities. With its rapid rate of urbanisation and technology innovation, China has emerged as one of the leaders in this area. The country has established a national plan for the implementation of smart infrastructure and a ground-breaking smart-city strategy for the city of Shanghai.