Enhance smart cities digital guides through blockchain and new tech

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Short description: Public organizations gather and collect digital data in a range of activities s.a. visitor tracking and web analytics. While the cities are becoming smarter with new tech developed by major companies, there is an ongoing discussion about third party data. Can and will cities save and secure data?

Market potential: Throughout all Europe, public organizations are using technologies from major companies that store and own data and can sell it to third party. Can safe storage of digital collected data be obtained?

Timing: Demand of safe solutions is increasing for public organizations as they can no longer use company services that owns and store data, e.g. Google Analytics. Encrypted, real time info needed.

Desired result: SME’s have an opportunity to develop and sell solutions for public organizations in IT and data storage that are safe, encrypted, while usable and sharable for the public organizations. This can help public organizations to implement the latest smart trends for smart city development.

Information on challenge owner: Small SME (10-49 staff).

Market presence of challenge owner: Active in several countries.

Keywords: Smart cities; Big data; Blockchain; Marketing; Analytics

type of
Improvement of an existing process, New technological approach, Software solution,
Industry Sector
Smart City
For Who
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