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Smart Cities Won't Make the Grade Without Smart Communities

Kindly contributed by Grow Exeter


“The role of smart cities is not to create a society of automation and alienation, but to bring communities together.” MP Ian Stewart (Chairman of the All Parliamentary Group on Smart Cities)


What makes a city?


Is it the buildings lining its streets, the businesses headquartered there, or is it just a shape on a map?


What about the people and communities within it?


Read the full story on the Grow Exeter news page.

Thanks to Devon Wildlife Trust, Exeter City Council, Exeter Science Park, Kor Communications, The Met Office and case study brands for photo permissions.