The Smart Cities Council is an industry coalition formed to accelerate the move to smart, sustainable cities. Our Partners include many of the world’s leading technology companies. Our Advisory Board includes more than four dozen leading universities, research institutes, national laboratories, development banks, advocacy groups and standards organizations from around the world. The Smart Cities Council envisions a world where digital technology and intelligent design have been harnessed to create smart, sustainable cities with high-quality living and high-quality jobs. The Smart Cities Council provides cities with a trusted, neutral advisor that can help cities tap into the transformative power of smart technologies.