Smart Cities and Regions

Smart Cities and Regions is a vast field of current research. The IPM focuses on the following topics:

  • The use of Behavioural Change Support Systems to promote environmentally friendly mobility and energy efficiency

  • The engagement of citizens in idea generation, deliberation and decision-making with regard to public spaces (e-participation)

  • The use of open innovation approaches for involving all relevant social actors in the development of solutions to societal challenges