The ambition to establish Adelaide as a smart city is featured as part of the Adelaide City Council’s 2016 – 2020 Strategic Plan.
In 2015, the City of Adelaide and its surrounding suburbs were awarded the inaugural Innovative Regions Award in the Australian Technologies Competition. Adelaide has one of best coordinated entrepreneurial ecosystems in Australia.
Announced in September 2016, GigCity Adelaide will connect businesses within Adelaide's Innovation Precincts with extremely fast broadband speeds of up to 100x the national average.
To understand more about Cisco’s approach to smart cities, please visit the Cisco website.
The smart city market will be valued at $1.565 trillion in 2020.
Located on the ground floor of the Colonel Light Centre at 25 Pirie Street, the Adelaide Smart City Studio will help identify and generate commercial opportunities for creative innovators and support their endeavours to build compelling smart city solutions for Adelaide and beyond.Full details