The Top 10 Smartest Cities In North America

Some cities are adding high-tech infrastructure. Some are implementing revolutionary sustainability plans. Others are fostering innovative business and science developments. But which city combines these qualities and others to be the smartest city? A few weeks ago, Co.Exist published a ranking of European smart cities Now we are publishing the top 10 cities in North America. The rankings are based on a device developed by Boyd Cohen called the Smart Cities Wheel, which contains six key components of smart cities and three key drivers for each component. The rankings include: 1. Boston, 2. San Francisco, 3. Seattle, 4. Vancouver, 5. New York City, 6. Washington, D.C., 7. Toronto, 8. Chicago, 9. Los Angeles, 10. Montreal.

Fast Company


One response to “The Top 10 Smartest Cities In North America

  1. Much as I, a Bostonian, appreciate the kudos, this is a completly predicable list. I would think that a magazine about innovation and thinking outside the box would give us something more forward looking, like the 10 Smartest Cities of the Future.

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