Smart City Consultancy

Red Plume provides strategic advice about Smart City.

Topics adressed in these studies are:

Strategy and Mission:

Organisation and Implementation;

Human Resource Management;

Standardization and Infrastructure;

Business cases and investments;

Living labs and experimentation.



International status of standardization Smart Cities (2017). An international exploratory study has been carried out for the Standardization Forum on the state of affairs regarding standardization. For the study interviews were held with three experts in this area.
The Hague as city of Peace & Justice 2.0 (2017): commissioned by the Alderman for the Knowledge Economy, a strategic exploratory study was carried out into the opportunities of The Hague at the intersection of technology, government and law. This study was published under the title “Legal Delta”.
Smart City standards and interoperability (2016): On behalf of the Standardization Forum, Red Plume conducted research into the issue of open standards and interoperability at Smart Cities. The role of the Forum standardization has also been highlighted.
Vision on Smart City Rotterdam (2015): a vision on Smart City has been developed for the city of Rotterdam. From PBLQ, guidance was given to the team of consultants that developed this vision.
Smart City Architecture & Standards (2015): an exploratory study of Smart Cities architecture and standardization for the municipality of The Hague (from PBLQ).

In addition, Red Plume is conducting a study for the A + O Fonds Gemeenten foundation on the impact of modern digital technology on staff and municipal organizations.