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Urban Tide: How Data Informs Smart Cities

Urban Tide: How Data Informs Smart Cities

This deck is from Pippa Gardner's talk at Swirrl's 2016 event 'Data-Driven Decisions'.


May 26, 2016

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  1. #DataDecisions16 www.UrbanTide.com @urbantide 26 May 2016

  2. Our Vision We bring data, technology 
 and people together.

    Urban Tide helps build smarter, sustainable and more liveable cities for everyone. “ ”
  3. Our Customers & Partners

  4. #SmartCities Challenges Rapid urban growth Need to cope, compete &

    collaborate Data locked 
 in silos
  5. HOW 

    we used Data to help build smart cities?
  6. Smart Cities Readiness Assessment Define an Outline Investment Roadmap that

    the Scottish Cities Alliance can advance collaboratively and that will inform a funding application for the European Structural Funds 2014-2020 Programme in the first half of 2015 together. “ ”
  7. Smart Living Demonstrator Carry out a detailed study and produce

    an output report which researches and tests the project’s vision and delivery - providing a detailed methodology and way forward for NPTCBC to maximise the understanding and uptake of low carbon, renewable and smart solutions. “ ”
  8. Online Self-Assessment Tool Domain & city-wide assessments Strategic priorities/ service

    objectives Existing capabilities Current, planned and aspirational investments Collaborations/ potential for collaborations
 *across cities/ regions and across sectors Risks & barriers Contribution to Smart Cities Maturity
  9. Online Self-Assessment Tool

  10. Smart Cities Maturity: Key Dimensions “The integration of data and

    digital technologies into a strategic approach to sustainability, citizen well-being and economic development” Urban Tide & Scottish Government Data Governance & Service Delivery Strategic Intent Technology Citizen & Business Engagement “Like petrol, data needs to flow through a designed and managed system” Steve Peters, DCLG
  11. Smart Cities Reference Models

  12. City Mgt Status: Sustainable and Open ‘System of Systems’ Smart

    City Status: Continuously adaptive city-wide ‘smart’ deployment Outcome: City-wide open ‘system of systems’ approach drives innovation that enhances city competitiveness City Mgt Status: Managed System Smart City Status: Technology and data enabled dynamic sense and response systems Outcome: Improved prediction, prevention and real-time response delivers improved outcomes Managed City Mgt Status: System Integration Smart City Status: Strategy led and outcome driven, enabled by system wide technology investment Outcome: Shared accountability for outcomes and joint system-wide investment programme Repeatable City Mgt Status: System Collaboration Smart City Status: Holistic system thinking and emergent sharing of data Outcome: Cross boundary partnerships emerging to focus on shared outcomes Ad Hoc City Mgt Status: Siloed Smart City Status: Operation focused digital and data driven service improvement Outcome: Capturing evidence and building business case Optimised Opportunistic 1 2 3 4 5 | 12 Smart Cities Maturity Levels
  13. Dimension Outcomes Strategic Intent Successful smart cities have a strategy

    and roadmap setting out how investment in data & digital technologies enables service reform and partner collaboration. An effective strategy focuses on delivering improved outcomes aligned to the city’s strategic priorities. Data Successful smart cities make effective use of their data assets to secure better outcomes. They invest in system-wide data capture, integration and analytics capabilities. Open data underpins their commitment to transparency and innovation. Technology Successful smart cities invest in open, flexible, integrated and scalable ICT architectures that enable accelerated service innovation such as provision of automated and real-time dynamic response capabilities. Governance & Service Delivery Models Successful smart cities adapt traditional organisational models of delivery to realise the opportunities of data and digital technologies. They invest in system-wide partnership models focused on shared outcomes. Citizen & Business Engagement Successful smart cities make best use of data and digital technologies to invest in enhanced openness and transparency. Citizen & business engagement and stakeholder ownership of service reform is central within a smart city. Smart cities are proactive in improving take up of digital services while supporting the digitally excluded. Smart Cities Dimension Outcomes
  14. Overview: Scotland’s Smart Cities Maturity Ad Hoc Opportunistic Repeatable Managed

  15. Feedback so far Easy-to-use Easy to distribute Easy for multiple

    partners to input Succinct and considered responses - better insight Better access to funding based on considered approach Good engagement tool Good learning mechanism Contribution to Smart Cities Maturity
  16. Future developments Easier to self-analyse Easier to re-use including comparisons

    over time and intelligence from other cities/ regions/ countries Provide simple tools for training & engagement Make the Smart Cities Maturity Model easier to tailor Open to opportunities for collaboration…
  17. We help build smarter, sustainable, 
 more liveable cities for

    everyone. www.UrbanTide.com @urbantide