IEEE Smart Cities International Contest 2022

Join us to enable a new generation of smart city experiences.


About the contest

If you have successfully completed a project by March 2022 that highlights smart cities’ technology and innovation, please submit an application!

Providing a submission gives the opportunity to be recognized by IEEE. Open doors to network with other municipalities on a global base to learn, and foster collaboration with other cities and municipalities. Contest finalists will receive recognition from IEEE Smart Cities – a qualified endorsement from IEEE to provide credibility in implementation for future projects. In addition, contest finalists will have the opportunity to showcase their project at IEEE’s International Smart Cities Conference (ISC2) 2022.

The awards

Awards will be given out at the IEEE Smart Cities flagship conference, ISC2 in September 2022 (Prizes/certificate). Winning cities/municipalities will receive recognition on the Smart Cities website and social media platforms for one year

Who can apply?

  • Official representatives from municipalities/cities, including mayors, city managers, commissioners, secretaries, or any other public authority related to the city administration
  • Projects must be fully operative by March 2022
  • Please limit one project per municipality/city

Application Submission Instructions:

  • Download the application to provide information about your project. (Please note the 20-page limit, font size, and spacing).
  • Create a video (3-minutes or less) describing the project scope and success and provide a link.
  • Fill out the form with a video link, and upload your application and other supporting documents.


July 5, 2022
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Africa, Americas, Antarctica Region, Asia, Australia and New Zealand, Europe, Micronesia
Sectors ICT, Internet of things (IoT), Smart city solutions