Top 5 Smart Cities in 2023
In its latest smart cities research
, Juniper Research ranked Shanghai as being the world's leading smart city - for the second year in a row. This infographic lists the world's top five smart cities, which were identifed by Juniper Research on the basis of different smart city aspects, covering transportation and infrastructure, energy and lighting, city management and technology, and urban connectivity.
The research analysed Shanghai as leading due to its Suishenban Citizen Cloud, which provides access for over 1,000 different services for city residents, as well as its strong deployment of 5G, and its use of innovative technologies including digital twins. The leading cities in this ranking have all rolled out services that are effectively harnessing data and connectivity to improve citizen experiences.
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“Juniper Research’s new Smart Cities Market research report provides an invaluable guide to the evolution and future promise of a wide number of smart technologies contributing to this highly important sector. Covering the environmental impact of the digital technologies in the market improving public services and urban infrastructure, such as artificial intelligence, connectivity and sensors, the report gives key insights into smart city initiatives and projects. It also extensively covers the capabilities smart city solutions enable, such as improving city quality of life, reducing air pollution and increasing economic growth. The research shows where technological innovation is at its best, and as such, is key to understanding this important market.”