Readings on Smart Cities
A selection of IEEE Xplore articles are available to members of the IEEE Smart Cities Technical Community on a complimentary basis.
Read more in our free monthly publication, Readings on Smart Cities.
IEEE Smart Cities White Papers
- Kansas City Kickoff Workshop White Papers - from the IEEE Smart Cities Kansas City Kickoff Workshop, February 2016 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA.
- Wuxi, China White Papers - May 2016, Wuxi, China
- Guadalajara Ciudad Creativa Digital (CCD) White Papers - June 2015, Guadalajara, Mexico
- Trento Workshop White Papers - from the IEEE Smart Cities Inaugural Workshop, December 2014 in Trento, Italy.
- Guadalajara Kickoff Event White Papers - from the Smart Cities of the Future Kickoff Event, October 2013 in Guadalajara, Mexico.
IEEE International Smart Cities Conference (ISC2) Proceedings
Access the IEEE ISC2 Proceedings in IEEE Xplore.
The Institute Special Report: Smart Cities
IEEE members are working to make cities smarter, more efficient, and maybe even happier.
IEEE Calls for Papers
IEEE Communications Magazine
Emerging Trends, Issues and Challenges in Big Data and Its Implementation towards Future Smart Cities - Submission deadline: 1 April 2017
Imminent Communication Technologies for Smart Communities - Submission deadline: 1 June 2017
Mobile Big Data for Urban Analytics - Submission deadline: 1 June 2017
IEEE Sensors Journal
Smart Sensors for Smart Grids and Smart Cities (PDF, 593 KB) - Submission deadline: 31 March 2017
IEEE Communications Magazine, March 2017
Smart Road to Parked Car: Talk to Me
IEEE Spectrum - February 2017
What happens when there aren't enough cars roaming around the street to permit vehicle-to-vehicle communications? In Japan and parts of Europe, roadside units have been implemented to fill the communication gaps, but due to high cost and maintenance, they are sparse in the U.S. Instead, envision a new cooperative network service -- one that utilizes parked cars as relay stations.
How and Why Smart Cities Can Use IoT to Wow Tourists
Engadget - December 2016
IoT is one of the main technology drivers behind smart cities. The integration of IoT applications in smart cities will bring numerous benefits to tourists and residents who can leverage this technology to navigate the city and learn about its history and culture. However, it also presents some challenges, including that of privacy and interoperability, which are important to address as the technologies develop.
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