Britain and the Thai Digital Economy and Society Ministry have jointly launched a “Smart City Handbook” to promote partnerships in smart city development between the two countries.
The handbook is part of a plan for broader cooperation between British and Thai governments on smart cities. It outlines the smart cities landscape across Thailand, as well as providing examples of interesting UK smart city projects and expertise.
Other activities include ongoing projects under the UK’s Global Future Cities Programme with the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration to create an improved flood management system for Lat Phrao, and planning a data centre to support the collection and use of data for decision-making in Bangkok.
Thailand was chosen as the focal…