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Smart Cities and Sustainability Models


  • Lorena BATAGAN



In our age cities are complex systems and we can say systems of systems. Today locality is the result of using information and communication technologies in all departments of our life, but in future all cities must to use smart systems for improve quality of life and on the other hand for sustainable development. The smart systems make daily activities more easily, efficiently and represent a real support for sustainable city development. This paper analysis the sus-tainable development and identified the key elements of future smart cities.

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  • Lorena BATAGAN, 2011. "Smart Cities and Sustainability Models," Informatica Economica, Academy of Economic Studies - Bucharest, Romania, vol. 15(3), pages 80-87.
  • Handle: RePEc:aes:infoec:v:15:y:2011:i:3:p:80-87

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