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Strategic Opportunity Analysis of the Global Smart City Market

DUBLIN, February 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Strategic Opportunity Analysis of the Global Smart City Market" report to their offering. 

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Smart City Market is Likely to be Worth a Cumulative $1.565 Trillion by 2020

The research service sets the stage for visionary thinking by identifying and analyzing one of the significant Mega Trends, Smart is the New Green. 'Smart' as a value proposition has been increasingly replacing 'Green' concepts. This presentation would highlight examples of projects, companies and technologies that will invade and change the smart city space globally in the next decade. It also provides information on the total addressable smart city market size opportunity and discusses smart city business models, funding mechanisms, and stakeholder analysis. It also provides an analysis of macro-to-micro implications of smart cities on various industries in driving convergence of competition. 

Key Topics Covered: 

Executive Summary 
Definition of Smart Cities
Key Findings of the Study
Summary of Smart City Market
Key Conclusions and Future Outlook 
Associated Multimedia

Research Scope, Objective and Methodology
Research Scope
Research Aims and Objectives
Research Background 
Research Methodology-From Macro to Micro

Introduction and Definition
Introduction to Smart City Concept
Definition of a Smart City-Key Parameters
Smart Energy-Smart Grid the Future 'Energy Internet' 
Smart Buildings-The Triple Zero Architecture of the Future
Smart Mobility-Technology on Wheels
Smart Healthcare-Health in a Greener Economy
Smart Infrastructure-Digital Management of Infrastructure 
Smart Governance and Smart Security-Governance-on-the-Go
Smart Citizen-The Digizens of the Future
Definitions Used in the Study

Global Smart Cities in 2025

Regional Snapshots of Smart Cities
Smart Cities in North America
Smart Cities in Europe
Smart Cities in Asia

Smart City Market, Business Models and Stakeholders Analysis 
Global Smart City Market
Smart City Business Models
Smart City Funding Mechanisms
Smart City Stakeholder Analysis

Convergence of Competition
Smart Convergence
Section Slide Numbers
Smart City Roles
Next Game Changers in Smart City Business

Smart Cities: The Future Services, Technology and Connectivity
Smart City Services-eService
Future of Technology
Future of Connectivity

Case Studies of Companies Offering Smart City Solutions
IBM-Smarter Planet
Siemens AG-Infrastructure and Cities
ABB-Smart Grid Solutions
Cisco-Cisco Smart + Connected Communities for Cities
Accenture-Building an Intelligent City
Ericsson-Smart City Vision

Case Studies of Key Smart Cities in 2025
Amsterdam Smart City-The Leader of Smart And Sustainable Urban Living 
Copenhagen-The First Carbon Neutral City by 2025
Singapore-The Next-generation Smart City
Seoul-The World's First Free Wi-Fi City in 2025
Tokyo-The Digital City

Sustainable Cities-Eco-friendly Urban living 
Understanding the Difference Between Smart City and Sustainable City

Global Snapshot of Sustainable or Eco-Cities in 2025

Case Studies of Sustainable Cities: Future Green Cities

Macro To Micro Implications of Smart Cities on Key Industries
Impact of Smart Cities on the Automotive Industry
Impact of Smart Cities on the Energy Industry
Impact of Smart Cities on ICT 
Impact of Smart Cities on the Healthcare Industry
Impact of Smart Cities on the Security Industry
Impact of Smart Cities on the Logistics Industry

Smart Cities: Key Conclusions and Future Outlook


Companies Mentioned:

  • ABB
  • Accenture
  • Cisco
  • Ericsson
  • GE
  • IBM
  • Siemens AG

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