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Smart City – Stadtentwicklung und digitaler Wandel

07.10.2016

Die 20 Teilnehmerinnen und Teilnehmer informierten sich über den Einfluss neuer Technologien auf die Zukunft von Großstädten. Der Workshop wurde von Petra Pissulla, Leiterin der Austauschprogramme des IMC, Zuhura Selemani von der Universität Dar es Salaam, und Prof. Dr. Steffen Burkhardt von der HAW Hamburg geleitet. Die Stipendiatinnen und Stipendiaten haben ihre Erkenntnisse in fünf Reports in englischer Sprache zusammengefasst:

Seatropolis

Smart infrastructures play an increasing role in business development all over the world. Especially harbour cities explore new ways of creating smarter solutions for ports. What has been done in terms of smart infrastructure in the harbour cities Hamburg, Saint Petersburg and Dar es Salaam? Read more...

Healthcare and the City

There are different players in the healthcare management environment like medical technology companies, health insurance funds that cover people’s expenses, and the health economy trying to support companies in taking care of employee’s health. Smart cities combine these different healthcare institutions to improve the life of their citizens. Read more...

 

The FinTech (R)Evolution

Financial technology is developing with fast pace all over the world, while traditional banking services seem to become less important for customers. We met one of Germany’s FinTech pioneers, Stefan Herbst, spoke to Tanzanian citizens and visualized Russian FinTech developments to get a brief overview of financial services and visions in 2016. Read more...

 

 

Different cities, different solutions, same goal: smartness in our homes

Smart Homes – when talking about this topic, many people are thinking of science fictional environments, in which fridges can automatically order fresh milk or where we can beam ourselves from one room into another. But what could a smart home really look like? Read more...

 

Dealing with waste management problems

All over the world are still landfills for disposing waste, having dramatic effects on the planet. A smart way of dealing with it is an important global task to save the environment. Reusing waste to create new products or energy is a helpful way to have a sustainable use of resources. Read more...

 

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