Smart city living.
SURF@NCS will function as a living lab for public agencies and commercial enterprises to create and test bed smart cities innovations.
SINGAPORE: NCS’ smart cities lab, SURF@NCS, which forms part of NCS’ Solutions for Urbanised Future (SURF) initiative, was launched on Monday (Feb 9). SURF@NCS will function as a living lab for public agencies and commercial enterprises to create and test bed smart cities innovations.
The lab will also create an ecosystem of like-minded partners for smart city development, starting with 15 global technology players, local startups and research institutes.
n conjunction with the launch, NCS also announced that it has signed collaboration agreements with Cisco, A*STAR’s Institute for Infocomm Research and Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) to explore smart city innovations.
“Through SURF@NCS we aim to partner best-of-breed technology providers to build a vibrant eco-system where we can co-operate solutions to enhance essential government services and deliver game changing enterprise innovations,” said NCS CEO Chia Wee Boon.