S&CC supports community-inspired research and piloting addressing climate and environmental resilience, food and agriculture, health and wellness, education and workforce development, community planning, transportation and mobility, and many other priority areas relevant to communities. Teams of researchers and community stakeholders, across social science and technological disciplines, work collaboratively on projects that go beyond the current state-of-the-art to enable new frontiers for smart communities.

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MSU leads new $1.7 million research project to help disadvantaged communities confronting wildfires and related cascading hazards

STARKVILLE, Miss.—An interdisciplinary team led by Mississippi State researchers is receiving a $1.7 million grant to better equip emergency planners and other stakeholders to…

Virginia Tech researchers garner NSF grant to connect AI with urban planning to improve decision making and service delivery

Tom Sanchez, professor of urban affairs and planning, and Chris North, professor of computer science and associate director of…

Digital City Testbed Center Lands NSF Grant to Study Climate Change Mitigation, Technology and Diverse Communities

Portland State University’s Digital City Testbed Center (DCTC) recently received a $150,000 grant from the National Science Foundation’s “Smart and Connected Communities” program to explore why diverse communities — including people with disabilities…

NSF's 2022 S&CC PI Meeting
The 2022 National Science Foundation Smart & Connected Communities Principal Investigators' Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, October 11, 2022 and Wednesday, October 12, 2022 in Arlington, Virginia.
SmartComp 2023
IEEE SMARTCOMP 2023 International Conference on Smart Computing (SMARTCOMP) is the premier conference on smart computing.

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