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Smart Place

BCP Council Smart Place is creating digital solutions to improve the lives of our residents, the vibrancy of our communities and the prospects of our local businesses.

These innovative solutions utilise the benefits of cutting-edge digital technology, interconnected information and the latest high-speed connectivity. Through a place-based approach to these solutions, we can help drive sustainable regeneration and economic development across the Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole community.

What is Smart Place?

A smart place is a collaboration of digital technologies developed to provide solutions to a wide array of challenges such as health care, environment and industry

For the community

Smart Place will prioritise key areas of development to deliver the best possible outcomes for the local people and businesses which make up our community

Health and social care

Through digital technology solutions we can empower volunteers, reduce loneliness, tackle homelessness and help suicide prevention

Mobility and environment

Smart place is working to improve transport and reduce our impact on the environment through sustainable travel, waste management and more

Industry and logistics

Smart Place is developing solutions to help increase industrial productivity, improve logistics, support the local supply chain and more

R&D consortium

The R&D Consortium is about bringing together organisations with problems to be solved and technology companies who can develop and implement the most innovative solutions

Get in touch

Find out how to contact the Smart Place team

Digital Roll Out

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