Honoring the 50 most transformative smart projects each year.
Smart 50 Awards, in partnership with Smart Cities Connect, Smart Cities Connect Foundation, and US Ignite, annually recognize global smart cities projects, honoring the most innovative and influential work.
Primary categories include:
Policy, Funding, Commerce, Inclusion, Governance
Data, AI, Sensors, IoT, Cyber Security, Privacy, Blockchain
Transportation, Autonomous, Public Transit, Ride Share
Networks, 5G, Utilities, Energy, Grid, Lighting, Water/Waste
Public Safety, Planning, Emergency Response, Sustainability
Strong applicants submitted innovative projects with current or future municipal-scale impact and application. Project clarified their connection with a municipal or municipal-similar partner such as a county, region, campus, installation, base, or facility complex.
Horizon awardees demonstrate foundational and inspiring groundwork for future smart cities projects.
Applications are reviewed by members of our global city leader community. Awardees are encouraged to attend the Smart 50 Awards Gala in April 2019 with at least two attendees of the project team.
For more information, please contact Laura Benold, Smart Cities Connect at
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