2018 Smart City Challenges

In 2018, The SCIFI Project identified 7 Open data challenges in 3 Sectors.

Our next call will open in June 2019.



How can data be used to encourage people to cycle around the city?

City Centre Optimisation

What is the best way to optimise the use of public objects like benches and bins?


How can data help to keep our roads safe and efficient in winter?



How can intervention rates can be optimised to maintain facilities?

Air Quality

How can we monitor and improve air quality in our cities using open data?

Watering Optimisation

Optimising water use to increase efficiency and reduce wastage.


Building Efficiency

Helping cities retrofit and renovate to make buildings more energy efficient.