Originally Posted: 24 August 2021
Author: Leonard Lee
Los Angeles, CA


Our Beyond Limits APAC President, Leonard Lee, was published on DigiconAsia discussing smart cities, illustrating the vital role that holistic, sustainable artificial intelligence (AI) adoption plays in their future. The article takes the opportunity to dive into why AI is proving itself an invaluable digitalization tool during this transformational era of sustainably shifting from traditional city planning to orchestrate smart cities across the Asia Pacific region.
“Intentional AI implementation and smart city technologies are rapidly becoming recognized as the not-so-secret ingredient helping urban regions accomplish the initiative of lowering greenhouse gas emissions by up to 270k kilotons, creating 1.2M new jobs, and generating cost-of-living savings between US$9bn and US$16bn.”