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Future Smart Cities of Southern Africa

Future Smart Cities of Southern Africa

The Future Smart Cities of Southern Africa research service focuses on providing an in-depth overview of the profiled cities, according to the development of initiatives aligned to the eight Smart City parameters. These parameters include:
Smart Government
Smart Citizens
Smart Energy
Smart Mobility
Smart Healthcare
Smart Infrastructure
Smart Buildings
Smart Technology

The leading factors driving the development of Smart Cities are assessed and include:
Improved Resource Management
Rapid Urbanisation
Economic Benefits and Job Creation
Significant Stakeholder Support

The leading restraining factors are also assessed and include:
Lack of Appropriate Skills
Lack of Funding and Capital Investment
Lack of Stakeholder Support
Legacy Systems and Infrastructure

The deliverable offers an overview of different funding models available to develop Smart Cities, as well as highlights the roles of major actors in the development of Smart Cities.

The Greenfield Smart Cities profiled include:
Modderfontein Smart City

The Brownfield Smart Cities profiled include:
Johannesburg
Tshwane
Cape Town


  • Executive Summary
    • Key Findings
  • Market Overview
    • Research Aim and Objectives
    • Research Scope—Ecosystem
    • Geographic Scope
  • Defining a Smart City
    • Smart Diamond Defines the Smart City
    • Smart Diamond Explained
  • Smart City Business Models
    • Typical Smart Infrastructure Operating Model
    • Typical Smart Infrastructure Operating Model Explained
  • Types of Smart Cities
    • Types of Smart City Projects
    • Types of African Smart Cities
  • Roles within Smart Cities
    • Typical Roles within a Smart City
  • Smart City Funding Mechanisms
    • Greenfield Smart City Funding in Africa
      • Table Smart City Market: Economic Factors, Africa, 2010-2030
  • Global Smart City Market
    • Global Smart City Market Revenue Opportunity
  • Future Smart Cities in Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Market Drivers
    • Drivers Explained
  • Market Restraints
    • Restraints Explained
  • Smart City Matrix Scoring
  • South Africa
    • South Africa—Statistical Overview
  • Johannesburg
    • Johannesburg—Statistical Overview
    • Johannesburg—Smart City Matrix Explained
    • Key Initiatives—Johannesburg
  • Tshwane
    • Tshwane—Statistical Overview
    • Tshwane—Smart City Matrix Explained
    • Key Initiatives—Tshwane
  • Cape Town
    • Cape Town—Statistical Overview
    • Cape Town—Smart City Matrix Explained
    • Key Initiatives—Cape Town
  • Modderfontien Smart City
    • Modderfontein—Statistical Overview
    • Modderfontein—Smart City Matrix Explained
  • Conclusion
    • Conclusions—3 Big Predictions
  • Appendix
    • Research Acronyms

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