Smart Cities and Peace Engineering

In this workshop, we will discuss to what extent engineers can help to shape the world and future cities so that communication systems, internet of things systems, big data, air quality, water, energy, health, food security, and other critical issues can help humankind to manage assets and resources efficiently to support +9 billion people in the future. We will engage participants in activities to discuss and present solutions addressed to real-world problems that affect urban life. Then, we will document these action plans to present to agencies and potential stakeholders in order to receive feedback and foster effective plans to advance and develop effective solutions to shape cities for our future.

WEEF-GEDC Workshops