Smart Cities and Digital Culture: Models of Innovation

  • Ann BordaEmail author
  • Jonathan P. Bowen
Part of the Springer Series on Cultural Computing book series (SSCC)


A smart city is an urban area that broadly refers to a collective model in which technological advancements are used to enhance systemic capabilities aiming to enhance competitiveness, effectiveness, quality of life and sustainability. A major focus of the chapter is a review of smart city platforms and participatory-centric approaches and their potential translation to innovations across digital culture and smart city developments. The results provide a landscape view and further scope for identifying models of innovation and future opportunities in developing smart digital culture services and evolving directions, particularly within the museum sector.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.The University of MelbourneMelbourneAustralia
  2. 2.School of EngineeringLondon South Bank UniversityLondonUK
  3. 3.Southwest UniversityChongqingChina

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