Smart City Compass: Software supporting implementation and evaluation of smart measures in cities

Project ID: TJ02000344
Funding provider: Technology Agency of the Czech Republic
Investigator at UCEEB: Mgr. Tomáš Vácha
Project duration: 1. 5. 2019 – 30. 4. 2021
Partners: Czech green building council

Project Objective is to contribute to implementation and monitoring of the Smart City (SC) concept in the Czech Republic by developing dedicated public SW tool Smart City Compass. The tool will have three main functions:

(1) EDUCATE municipal staff

(2) GUIDE municipalities through the process of setting quantitative SC indicators

(3) help municipalities monitor and EVALUATE the progress of SC concept implementation.

The project builds on existing methodology developed by CTU and CZGBC and need identified with Ministry of Regional Development. The key value added of the tool is the translation of the SC indicators into electronic interactive for and simplification of the SC evaluation process. The tool will be ready in April 2021.

The project is subsidised by TAČR, programme Zéta.