This course will help you to navigate ambiguity in definitions of "Smart City". You can review successful cases and practices of different approaches to transformation management, determine the potential of your city in the digital transformation, as well as find useful practical advices on search for funding of various digital projects in your city. In addition, lecturers introduce you with formation of Smart City structure and infrastructure from the officials’ point of view.
Digital transformation of megapolises: from zero to #1 in UN digital e-government rankingHSE University
Artem ErmolaevProfessor at the Higher School of Economics, Investor and professional digital project manager, Founder and President of NGO "Smart Cities", Founder of the investment club "Digital Disrupt"
Andrey BelozerovTechnology executive with vast expertise in digital transformation, ICT and SmartCity, Business angel and mentor of digital projects, Cofounder and VP in NGO "Smart Cities", Founder of the investment club "Digital Disrupt" , Ambassador in 13Ventures, United Nations Development Program expert
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