How Collective Intelligence, User Driven Innovation and the future Internet, can enabe Cities to become smarter "Panorama of european smart cities experiences"
Roberto Santoro presentation provided insights on how Collective Intelligence, User Driven Innovation and the future Internet, can enabe Cities to become smarter. Concrete examples especially in the domain of Energy and Health-Well Being have illustrated some advanced implementation of emerging ICT technology. In particular he invited Montreal to join the pioneer cities of Rome, Lyon, London and Madrid in the exclusive club of `Very Smart Cities` supporting the radical initiative, launched and conceived by Roberto Santoro of « PEOPLE OLYMPICS: THE NEW SOCIAL GAME PROMISING HEALTHY AND ACTIVE LIVING FOR ALL ». PEOPLE OLYMPICS is a disruptive approach, , for societal change at large, with the objective of focusing collective intelligence to the Joint Intent of addressing today Societal Challenges.
Roberto offered to the attendees of this exceptional edition of the webcom conference, which has seen the launch of the Quebec digital plan, his `smartness` concept: The quality of City Smartness emerges when cities/citizens collaborate, in an open environment, for co-creating, experiencing and validating Future Internet enabled innovative services and business models emerging at the confluence of city and user/citizen produced content and services. Citizens, by co-creating content and services promote a Social Innovation Culture and a conscious change of people life style toward a Sustainable Behaviour, Healthy Living and Creative Participation.