From Information City to Smart City: Russian Experience of State Entrepreneurship

  • E. I. RuzinaEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies book series (SIST, volume 138)


The main goal of the Intelligent City and Smart City Programmes is the development of urban management by increasing the efficiency and transparency of urban management; improving the life quality of the Moscow population due to the large-scale use of information and communication technologies in the social sphere, in the sphere of ensuring the integrated security of the city of Moscow and in other spheres of city administration in Moscow, as well as in the citizens’ everyday life. The main objective of or paper is to study the current situation of Information City and Smart City Programmes realized by the Moscow government ant the Major and to evaluate the impact of this Programmes on the life of Muscovites today and in the future.


Information City Smart City Moscow State enterpreneurhip 


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  1. 1.RUDN UniversityMoscowRussia

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