Smarter London Together starts on the road to people-first design. Can it also lead to strong civil society?


(David Wilcox) #1

Originally published at: http://networkedcity.blog/2018/06/18/smarter-london-together-starts-on-the-road-to-people-first-design-can-it-also-lead-to-strong-civil-society/

The Mayor of London, and chief digital officer Theo Blackwell, last week launched the Smarter London Together roadmap after a listening exercise, with more emphasis on the “people first, technology second” philosophy urged earlier by organisations including Doteveryone. The announcement says: “A smart city is a collaborative, connected and responsive city which uses technology and…