Track Information



Track: Smart Cities

Smart cities embody a comprehensive and sustainable approach to urban development, placing the well-being of citizens at the forefront while promoting efficient resource management, driving economic growth, and fostering resilience. Through the strategic utilization of technology, data, and innovation, smart cities hold the power to revolutionize urban areas, creating thriving, sustainable, and inclusive communities. By proactively addressing the multifaceted challenges posed by urbanization, smart cities pave the way for a brighter future, one that transcends generations and leaves a lasting positive impact.

Smart cities also support climate change mitigation through energy efficiency measures, renewable energy integration, sustainable transportation solutions, waste management strategies, green infrastructure development, data-driven decision-making, and citizen engagement. By embracing smart technologies and adopting sustainable practices, cities can significantly reduce their carbon footprint and contribute to a more sustainable and resilient future.

We welcome submissions on a wide range of topics related to smart cities, including but not limited to:
Smart Infrastructure and Services:
• Intelligent transportation systems and mobility solutions.
• Energy-efficient buildings and smart grid technologies.
• Integrated water management and sustainable waste management.
• Smart healthcare, education, and public safety services.
Internet of Things (IoT) and Connectivity:
• IoT-based applications and platforms for smart cities.
• Sensor networks, data collection, and real-time monitoring.
• Smart homes, buildings, and urban environments.
• Edge computing and fog computing for smart cities.
Data Analytics and Artificial Intelligence:
• Big data analytics for urban planning and decision-making.
• Predictive modeling and machine learning for smart cities.
• Data-driven insights for transportation, energy, and resource optimization.
• AI-powered applications in smart governance and citizen services.
Sustainable Urban Development:
• Green infrastructure and eco-friendly city planning.
• Renewable energy integration and energy management systems.
• Sustainable transportation and smart mobility solutions.
• Climate change adaptation and resilience in smart cities.
Citizen Engagement and Participation:
• Participatory urban planning and co-creation in smart cities.
• Digital platforms for citizen engagement and feedback.
• Open data initiatives and transparency in smart city governance.
• User-centered design and inclusive smart city solutions.

Track chair
Angeliki Kokkinaki