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From 21-23 May, the 19th issue of realCORP - the international conference on urban planning, regional development and the information society - was taking place in Vienna, Austria. The event was focussing on the concept of a smart city and its relevance for contemporary urbanization. Since almost 20 years the realCORP conferences are an important venue for the intellectual exchange between urban planners in Central Europe and the world. This year the conference’s theme was coined Plan it Smart. Clever Solutions for Smart Cities and aimed at looking behind the buzzword 'smart city' as realCORP conference director Manfred Schrenk explains: "'Smart Cities' has become a widely used term for the implementation of information and communication technologies (ICT) into the built environment, aiming to improve the integration of the physical assets as well as social and environment...

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From 21-23 May, the 19th issue of realCORP - the international conference on urban planning, regional development and the ...

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