Fellowship posted by Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (20/03/2014 02.46)
PALERMO SMART AND CREATIVE METROPOLIS. Analysis and evaluation of the factors for a creative, sustainable and intelligent urban regeneration. Experiments about smart community in Palermo Metropolitan Area
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The urban smartness should not be an adjective that applies to traditional modes of governance, planning and management of cities, but it must be a challenge to extract tacit intelligence for generate new knowledge, creativity and innovation in the XXI century cities. The research aims at deepening the sustainable development of a smart cities based on the complete re-definition of their metabolism, acting not only on the chain of waste reduction, differentiation and economic value, the efficiency of urban agriculture and the reduction of gas emissions through the reorganization of private traffic, but also on the knowledge chain and on the innovation set by the cycles of the more creative-based activities.
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