Reimagining the role of citizens in smart city projects

@article{Gooch2015ReimaginingTR,
  title={Reimagining the role of citizens in smart city projects},
  author={D. Gooch and A. Wolff and Gerd Kortuem and Rebecca Brown},
  journal={Adjunct Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing and Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers},
  year={2015}
}
  • D. Gooch, A. Wolff, +1 author Rebecca Brown
  • Published 2015
  • Computer Science
  • Adjunct Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing and Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers
The technological focus of many Smart City projects relies on top-down innovations, ignoring the role that citizens can play in improving their local communities. In this paper we outline our approach to supporting citizens in playing an active role in urban innovation, from the crowdsourcing of initial ideas through to facilitating citizen involvement in the realization of community projects. This extends previous work in the field by exploring how to go beyond identifying issues and ideas to… Expand
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