Smart City Challenges in the Context of Sustainable Development


smart city
urban innovation
sustainable development


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Binda, J. (2023) “Smart City Challenges in the Context of Sustainable Development”, Scientific Journal of Bielsko-Biala School of Finance and Law. Bielsko-Biała, PL, 27(3), pp. 80–84. doi: 10.19192/wsfip.sj3.2023.12.


This article presents new perspective on Smart Citys. Technology becomes increasingly integrated into urban environments, the article explores the multifaceted challenges that smart cities encounter in their quest for sustainability. The discourse navigates through defining smart cities, integrating sustainable development principles and addressing environmental, social, and economic challenges. Key themes include the importance of social equity, economic ramifications, technological infrastructure, and cybersecurity. The article envisions a future where smart cities prioritize inclusivity, nature-inspired design, climate resilience, and citizen-centric technologies. It advocates for a global collaboration to share knowledge and best practices, emphasizing the ethical use of artificial intelligence, continuous learning, and empowering local communities. The conclusion highlights the transformative potential of sustainable smart cities, urging collective responsibility and ethical leadership to shape urban landscapes that are not only intelligent but also resilient, inclusive, and environmentally conscious. The vision presented underscores the need for ongoing adaptation, placing ethical considerations at the forefront of urban development in the pursuit of a sustainable and intelligent future.


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