K2 Geospatial is proud to formalize its involvement in the "Smart City Council" as an Associate Partner, effective April 17, 2015.
The "Smart City Council" is a coalition of companies active in the field of advanced technology, major universities, research institutions, development banks, national laboratories, advocacy groups and standards organizations from around the world.
All of these organizations via, the Smart City Council, put their expertise and know-how at the service of a world where digital technology and intelligent design are utilized to create smart, sustainable cities. These cities can then offer a high quality of life and work for all citizens.
Three core values guide the actions of the Smart City Council and its members:
- Livability: Cities that provide clean, healthy living conditions without pollution and congestion. With a digital infrastructure that makes city services instantly and conveniently available anytime, anywhere.
- Workability: Cities that provide the enabling infrastructure -- energy, connectivity, computing, essential services -- to compete globally for high-quality jobs.
- Sustainability: Cities that provide services without stealing from future generations.
K2 Geospatial adheres in all respects to these three values, and thus sees this partnership as a major opportunity to contribute to this extremely motivating, growing phenomenon for the improvement and sustainable development of infrastructures and lifestyles.