Video: Understanding Hong Kong’s Smart City Aspirations

Hong Kong started late in its quest to become a smart city. To succeed, the territory identified key focus areas, spearheaded real-world applications and projects, and is promoting itself as a test bed for future smart city innovation.

Are these efforts enough? What lessons can Hong Kong learn from other smart cities? And how does the territory differentiate itself from other smart city efforts?

CDOTrends asked Charles Ng, Associate Director-General at Invest Hong Kong. He highlighted how Hong Kong is looking to leapfrog other cities while offering a unique value proposition to smart city startups and investors.