The world is filled with data

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How can data be used to make cities work better for the people who live in them?  This is the key question addressed by the World Economic Forum in their recent ‘Data Driven Cities – 20 stories of innovation’ white paper.  The 20 selected case studies from around the world span the broad themes of people, governance, infrastructure, economy and environment, yet all demonstrate innovative ways of how harnessing data can improve the liveability, governance and sustainability of the world’s cities.