Moscow is the first Russian city to be included in the list of the seven most intelligent cities and districts in the world. According to organizers, Moscow deserves the high rating.
Internet access, policies to encourage start-ups, access to higher education, interactivity of the city portals were the evaluation criteria. It is worth noting, that the Russian capital is the second city in the world on the number of Wi-Fi points.
The winner of the Intelligent Community Forum, which took place on Taiwan, will be chosen in June.
The Intelligent Community Awards is given since 2002. Stockholm (Sweden), Seoul (South Korea), Eindhoven (the Netherlands), Singapore, Glasgow (the UK), Toronto (Canada), New York (the USA) were awarded previously.
According to welcome.mos.ru