Corpus ID: 152585241

The Smart Cities Movement and Advancing the International Battle to Eliminate Homelessness - Barcelona as Test Case

@inproceedings{Marshall2015TheSC,
  title={The Smart Cities Movement and Advancing the International Battle to Eliminate Homelessness - Barcelona as Test Case},
  author={John Travis Marshall and Jessie Venegas},
  year={2015}
}
Barcelona is a leader in the smart cities movement, a movement that aims to help cities deliver services to citizens more efficiently and economically as a way of making the city a more inviting and inclusive place to live and work. As with any city committed to forward-looking economic, social, and urban development initiatives, it is important to consider whether ambitious goals to reinvent the city include an agenda to solve the persistent problems that have faced major cities for decades… Expand
Smart City Response to Homelessness
TLDR
This paper introduces eight novel heuristic algorithms that create a desirable homeless-to-housing assignment with regards to homeless individuals’ characteristics and the nature of services and discusses the efficiency of each of the algorithms through simulations. Expand