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Citizen Wellbeing: a Smart City Objective


January 17, 2017

There’s more to smart cities than technology efficiency. Than smart grids, smart transportation and smart public safety. It’s difficult to fall in love with a city because of solar panels, light rail or bicycle lanes. Cities are much more than the sum of new technology parts. It’s about the quality of life.

Smart public policy is more holistic. Policy that considers citizen health and happiness uncovers regulatory and technology priorities. Wellbeing can be measured. Citizen health can be improved.

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Doug Hadden

Doug Hadden

Executive Vice President, Innovation at FreeBalance
Doug is responsible for identifying new global markets, new technologies and trends, and new and enhanced internal processes. Doug leads a cross-functional international team that is responsible for developing product prototypes and innovative go-to-market strategies.

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