London is mobilizing the innovative spirit of its 8.8 million residents to become the ‘Smartest City in the World’.

8 / 10

Digitalization Readiness

3 / 10

Digitalization Potential

Sustainability
Sustainability
Opportunity
Opportunity
Mobility
Mobility
KEY FACTS
Urban area 1,738 km2
Population density 6,090 people per km2
Population growth 23% since 2010
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How ready is London for digitalization?

The Greater London Authority have released their ‘Smarter London Together’ plan to transform London. As sensor networks expand, real-time predictive analytics will use the collected data to anticipate problems with anything from air pollution to crowd control and crime incidents, allowing quick response and management. London will need new ideas and talent to transform its smart city vision into reality.

Scores out of 10
Readiness
Potential
London
8
3
Dubai
6
6
Buenos Aires
4
4
Johannesburg
2
6
Los Angeles
7
3
Taipei
6
3

Score breakdown

Take a closer look at London’s scores across the three themes of Expo 2020 Dubai; Sustainability, Mobility and Opportunity.

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