Reports

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20 September 2020

Six Qualities of Sustainable Infrastructure in Action

The power of infrastructure to shape economies and societies is enormous. Infrastructure underpins commercial life, provides vital social services and suppor...

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1 September 2020

Feeling Safe in the Home of the Future: A product life-cycle approach to improve the trustworthiness of smart home products and services

A home is more than a building or a place of shelter. It is where we take care of the people and things that mean the most to us. Turning a physical structur...

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6 August 2020

The Internet of Bodies Is Here: Tackling new challenges of technology governance

Recent technological advancements have ushered in a new era of the “internet of bodies” (IoB), with an unprecedented number of connected devices and sensors ...

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17 March 2020

Guidelines for City Mobility: Steering towards collaboration

Developed by the World Economic Forum’s Global Future Council on Mobility, the Guidelines for Transforming City Mobility Systems reflect shared goals for liv...

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3 November 2019

Transforming Infrastructure: Frameworks for Bringing the Fourth Industrial Revolution to Infrastructure

Our new guidebook exploring major questions about how to bring the Fourth Industrial Revolution to infrastructure.

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25 October 2017

Migration and Its Impact on Cities

The World Economic Forum has released a report taking a deep dive on migration and cities, exploring the types, causes and patterns of migration, the most af...

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8 April 2016

Reforms to Accelerate the Development of India’s Smart Cities: Shaping the Future of Urban Development & Services

The report highlights the reforms required at state and local levels to implement smart cities in India. It recommends institutional, business-environment an...

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6 April 2016

Inspiring Future Cities & Urban Services: Shaping the Future of Urban Development & Services Initiative

The World Economic Forum has released a new report, Inspiring Future Cities & Urban Services

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24 October 2015

Top Ten Urban Innovations

10 of the best urban innovations that are having a positive effect on quality of life and economic development.

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20 January 2015

Industrial Internet of Things

During the past 15 years, the Internet revolution has redefined business-to-consumer (B2C) industries such as media, retail and financial services. In the ne...

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31 July 2014

The Future of Urban Development Initiative: Dalian and Zhangjiakou Champion City Strategy

With 54% of the Chinese population living in cities, China has six megacities of more than 10 million inhabitants and 103 cities of more than one million inh...

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24 January 2013

The Future of Urban Development Initiative: Tianjin Champion City Strategy

Tianjin, People’s Republic of China, was selected as the inaugural Champion City of the World Economic Forum’s Future of Urban Development Initiative in J...

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