With half of all Smart City KPIs focussed on these priorities what underlies trends and predictions?

  • Location
  • Time - past, now and future
  • Contextual data

You can see this being brought together in Location Intelligence projects like PERT- Partnership for Resilience and Preparedness - an international coalition empowering global resiliency planning through the production of accessible platforms that can convey climate data as meaningful information to non-specialists.

A location intelligence platform like CARTO  that allows operational people as well as GIS developers to access disparate internal and external data sources opens up the opportunity to combine human intuition with predictive analytics for the better management of smart cities