On June 20,2016, a memorandum of understanding was signed between the city of Dubai and the Lagos State Government , at the Emirate Towers in Dubai. The Lagos Smart City project is described as an initiative ‘aimed at providing state-of- the-art information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure to deliver social amenities: security ,communication and collaboration ’.
But what does it mean and how can Lagos become a smart city? This workshop will unpack the meaning of `smart’ within the context of Lagos, using Yaba as a case study, a design competition will be launched focusing on smart culture, economy ,and mobility.
If you would like to attend, please send your opinions/ideas of what a smarter Lagos could be to: email@example.com, in 50 words or a 50 second audio recording by 28th October,2016.
4th November 2016 10AM-4PM CCHUB HERBET MACAULAY STREET. YABA LAGOS
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