‘Successful smart city leaders will be smart on privacy’


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In a piece for Samsung Public Information Display, Jules Polonetsky and Kelsey Finch share what they have learned from working with smart city and community stakeholders to navigate complex issues and integrate digital services in privacy-protective ways. The authors explain:

“If city leaders, technology providers, community organizations, and other stakeholders work together to address core privacy issues and principles, they will be able to leverage the benefits of a data-rich society while minimizing threats to individual privacy and civil liberties.”