A Nation of Smart Cities

Fri, 2015-09-25 12:35 -- SCC India Staff

This white paper discusses the building of Smart Cities and establishing a sustainable economy as well as healthy communities in response to Minister Naidu’s request. Smart Cities are the integration of information technology, telecommunications, urban planning, smart infrastructure and operations in an environment geared to maximize the quality of life for a city’s population. Such a coordinated approach from the inception of a metropolitan area is key to sustainable growth and development which India requires going forward. This paper highlights how synergies between the United States and India
which can produce such environments, address many looming concerns and
open the pathway to a new era for the Indian economy.