National University of Political Studies and Public Administration
Faculty of Public Administration
Proceedings of the 5th Smart Cities International Conference (SCIC) - December 2017
Universul Academic Publishing House - ISBN 978‐606‐94702‐2‐0
Universitară Publishing House - ISBN 978‐606‐28‐0828‐0
The articles cover a wide range of topics related to the impact of digitalization on various aspects of society, from smart cities and green clusters to the challenges of public administration and the risks of the digital era. One study focuses on the implementation of the European digital agenda in Romania, using the national electronic payment system as a case study. Another article describes a pilot project for modern and intelligent public lighting in the Municipality of Resita, while a third explores the potential of smart cities and clusters as partnerships for economic growth and job creation in Romania. There are also articles that discuss the importance of energy-efficient home design, the role of circular economy in smart city development, and emerging trends in the Internet of Things. The collection of articles also addresses social issues, such as generational perspectives on the development of society and the risks of the digital era.