Adelaide Smart City 2020

Team Name: 
AUSM

Adelaide is identified by Cisco as Australia’s, and the Southern Hemisphere’s, first Lighthouse City.

A smart city is one that uses technology to transform its infrastructure and make better use of energy, resources and services.

Adelaide is well on the way to becoming a Smart City and, with an enormous capacity for innovation, will use technology to embrace a better connected, more sustainable future.The use of integrated technology platforms that are easily accessible across distinct devices to play a pivotal role in providing quick access, transparency, and increased participation of Public with Institutions (be it Government or Private). This is a key pre-requisite for evolution and growth of Smart Cities.

The other Key factors for Adelaide to succeed as a Smart City are

a) Institution - Public Partnership

b) Integrated Technology Platforms

c) Financial Stability

d) Adequate Citizen Participation

e) Good Social Infrastructure

f) Green Environment

g) A minimum Population criteria

Used Datasets: 
Dataset Name: 
SASP Target 64 - Renewable Energy
Publishing Organisation/Agency: 
Dept of the Premier and Cabinet
Jurisdiction of Data: 
Government of South Australia
How did you use this data in your entry?: 
I extracted South Australia's proportion of renewable electricity generation based on energy production in the State
Dataset Name: 
Smart-Grid Smart-City Electric Vehicle Trial Data
Publishing Organisation/Agency: 
Department of Industry, Innovation and Science
Jurisdiction of Data: 
Australian Government
How did you use this data in your entry?: 
I understood the typical problems and observations experienced by Electrical Vehicle users and then suggested provision of Electrical Vehicle Charging hubs across South Australia. Easy availability of charging hubs will encourage more and more Citizens to opt for Electrical Vehicles, thus contributing towards making Adelaide a Smart City.
Dataset Name: 
AdelaideFree Wi-Fi Access Point Locations
Publishing Organisation/Agency: 
Unleashed 2014 Industry and Community Data
Jurisdiction of Data: 
Government of South Australia
How did you use this data in your entry?: 
A smart city should be a well connected City. Adelaidefree is an Initiative to use Internode's CityLan network has played a central role in making Adelaide a leading city for free WiFi network coverage. The new AdelaideFree network expands on this existing network, adding more than 200 additional high-performance outdoor WiFi access points. This information is necessary to judge the areas that are not connected and require to be connected in the Network Grid going forward.
Dataset Name: 
Roadworks, Incidents & Planned Events in South Australia
Publishing Organisation/Agency: 
Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure
Jurisdiction of Data: 
Government of South Australia
How did you use this data in your entry?: 
The AddInsight app, gives a ready visibility of Road works, Water works , Incidents and Planned Events happening on the Roads of South Australia. Interfaces of this app in the Adelaide Smart City Solution will empower the Authorities and Citizens to be aware proactively the Traffic movement. This will also help people plan their movement.
Event Location: 
Adelaide