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Smart Cities of West Africa, Forecast to 2030

Smart Cities of West Africa, Forecast to 2030

This study focuses on giving an in-depth overview of the profiled cities, according to the development of initiatives aligned to 8 Smart City parameters. These parameters include:
Smart Government
Smart Citizens
Smart Energy
Smart Mobility
Smart Healthcare
Smart Infrastructure
Smart Buildings
Smart Technology

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

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 study gives 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.

Greenfield Smart Cities profiled include:
Abuja Centenary City

Brownfield Smart Cities profiled include:

  • Executive Summary
    • Key Findings
  • Market Overview
    • Research Aim and Objectives
    • Research Scope-Ecosystem
    • Geographic Scope
  • Defining a Smart City
    • Smart City `Diamond'
    • Smart Diamond Explained
  • Smart City Business Models
    • Typical Smart Infrastructure Operating Model
    • Typical Smart Infrastructure Operating Model Explained
  • Types of Smart Cities
    • 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
  • Global Smart Cities Market Revenue Opportunities
    • Market Segmentation and Revenue Opportunities
  • Future Smart Cities in SSA
  • Market Drivers and Restraints
    • Drivers
    • Drivers Explained
    • Restraints
    • Restraints Explained
  • Smart City Matrix Scoring
  • Nigeria
    • Nigeria-Statistical Overview
  • Lagos
    • Lagos-Statistical Overview
    • Lagos-Smart City Matrix Explained
    • Key Initiatives-Lagos
  • Abuja Centenary City
    • Abuja/Abuja Centenary City-Statistical Overview
    • Abuja-Smart City Matrix Explained
    • Key Initiatives-Abuja Centenary City
  • Ghana
    • Ghana-Statistical Overview
  • Accra
    • Accra-Statistical Overview
    • Accra-Smart City Matrix Explained
    • Key Initiatives-Accra
  • Hope City
    • Hope City-Statistical Overview
    • Hope City-Smart City Matrix Explained
  • Conclusions
    • Conclusions-3 Big Predictions
  • Appendix
    • Research Acronyms

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