Projects

As a smart city testbed, Smart Docklands aims to create a platform for innovators and entrepreneurs to test a wide range of solutions in a real-life, city setting. This district is the perfect size to trial and validate a solution before scaling city-wide and to other cities across the world. The projects listed below range from university research initiatives to pre-procurement testing and pilot projects.

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Smart Mobility Citizens & Living

Using smart bike lights to provide insights into cyclists experiences so Dublin can create safer cycling infrastructure....

Energy, Water & Waste Citizens & Living Connectivity

Enhanced waste collection and other innovative services packed into one neat receptacle

Energy, Water & Waste

Wireless sensors are being deployed in gullies across the Dublin Docklands to allow local authorities to better manage o...

Energy, Water & Waste Citizens & Living

WeCount aims to empower citizens to take a leading role in the production of data, evidence and knowledge around mobilit...

Connectivity

The pace of technological development is breathtaking. Perhaps the most illustrative example of this is the smartphone. ...

Energy, Water & Waste

Ring Buoys are essential to saving lives on the water. Dublin City Council is exploring how technologies such as LPWAN a...

Smart Government Citizens & Living

Academy of the Near Future is a Smart City Education Programme for upskillers and students to increase awareness and uti...

Smart Government Citizens & Living

3D modelling technology is transforming the way cities undertake spatial planning and engage with their communities. Glo...

Connectivity

In today’s world, the criticality of competent connectivity cannot be underestimated. It has become the lifeblood of t...