Smart City and Smart Society: Growing Infrastructures and Services
Today, 55% of worldwide population live in urban areas and this precentage is growing. In urban areas there are more developments, traffic increases and the energy transition is happening. In the short run, inhabitants expect easy to use public services. Governments have formulated in this context global objectives, as outlined in the UN Sustainable Development Goals and elaboratad in the UN for Smart Sustainable Smart Cities programme. These developments and expectations mean that there are many challenges and opportunities, for governments, companies and people.
Technology can contribute to solving societal challenges. Investments in new infrastructures and services are required to accelerate the developments towards the realisation of the concept of Smart City.
Growing Infrastructures and Services
Ascolo operates in Smart City areas where innovation, government policies, markets, private companies and people interact. It focusses on infrastructures and services in the digital, mobile and energy areas.
It has a track record in developing public policies, growing businesses and implementing organisational change. It provides interim management and consultancy services towards Smart Cities.