The project is part of the industrial research initiatives of the Innpronta Program of the Center for Industrial Technological Development (CDTI) of the Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness. It has a badget of 16.3 million euros and a length of 4 years.
Ciudad 2020 defines a disruptive model of sustainable, efficient and citizen-oriented city with the idea of being worldwide exported. Project combines in a holistic and optimal way research in following areas:
-A new city model for 2020 to lay the foundations of the territorial model in which the most sustainable and efficient city is registered.
-An infrastructure beyond the concepts of the current Internet and communication networks.
-A complete modeling of citizen behavior, based on a sophisticated analysis of large-scale ubiquitous data captured by the City 2020 infrastructure.
-A new model of energy efficiency in the city, through the exhaustive definition of a series of infrastructures and services based on ICT.
-A new model of sustainable transport, through innovative services that facilitate and ensure efficient mobility.
-A new environmental model, where in the well-being of the citizen, the pollution control of the cities.
-The provision of “super-services” oriented to the citizen, through the paradigm “ad civitatis cives”.