New research: EasyPark 2017 Smart Cities Index

2017 Smart Cities Index2017 Smart City Index was published by the Swedish firm EasyPark, which provides smart parking solutions in 10 markets in Europe and Australia. Drawing data from the UN and the European Commission, researchers assessed more than 500 cities worldwide on 19 factors.

The index placed Copenhagen, Denmark as the smartest city. My city, Hong Kong, has been ranked a disappointing 68th – way behind its main rival and my previous city – Singapore, which came in second.