Creating an open smart city market

based on the needs of cities & communities 

 

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About OASC France

We are a city-driven , non-profit organisation

The overall objective of the Open & Agile Smart Cities France initiative (OASC France) is to create a Smart City market. OASC France was initiated in 2015 by 4 French cities in the north of France (Communauté d’Agglomeration de Saint-Quentin, Valenciennes Métropole, Amiens Métropole, Ville d’Arras).

A Smart City needs solutions that can be implemented with respect for local practices and job creation. Comparability, easy sharing of best practices, and avoiding vendor lock-in is a necessity to enhance a Smart City. OASC France goal is to link cities in France – and abroad – and advocate de facto standards for participating cities.

Global de facto standards for portability and interoperability are the only way to create a true national and global market for smart city services. Therefor, OASC France advocates cities to adopt four simple mechanisms as de facto standards.

The first mechanism is a driven-by-implementation approach: This implies that communities and developers can co-create their services. The other three mechanisms are technical: an API, a set of data models, and an open data platform.

 

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Following cities are member of OASC France.

Ville d'Arras

Ville d'Arras

Amiens Métropole

Amiens Métropole

Bordeaux

Bordeaux

Issy-Les-Moulineaux

Issy-Les-Moulineaux

Communauté d'Agglomeration de Saint-Quentin

Communauté d'Agglomeration de Saint-Quentin

Communauté Soissonnais

Communauté Soissonnais

Valenciennes Metropole

Valenciennes Metropole

Faubourg Numérique

Faubourg Numérique

Coordinator OASC FR

Implemented projects & work in progress

Open Botanique

Open Botanique

Open Street Parking

Open Street Parking

Connected Bus

Connected Bus

Multiservices card

Multiservices card

Multiservice app all-in-1

Multiservice app all-in-1

Traffic Tracking

Traffic Tracking

Smart Cultural agenda

Smart Cultural agenda

Connected Trash Cans

Connected Trash Cans

Future robotics projects

Future robotics projects

More action clusters

More action clusters

Our Latest Posts

Call for cities: Accelerator program on AI for cities

Call for cities: Accelerator program on AI for cities

Nov 16 2017

The City of Saint-Quentin is looking for cities to participate in an accelerator program on AI (driven by TM Forum) – free…

SMART CITY EXPO WORLD CONGRESS: cities must act together across borders to deal with similar challenges

SMART CITY EXPO WORLD CONGRESS: cities must act together across borders to deal with similar challenges

Nov 06 2017

14-16 NOVEMBER 2017 the 7th edition of the SCEWC will take place in Barcelona. Why such an event?  More than ever, what…

Project SCIFI to tackle bottlenecks of cities

Project SCIFI to tackle bottlenecks of cities

Oct 17 2017

Open public data is a key innovation area with the potential to stimulate 2Seas (France, UK, Belgium, the Netherlands) regional economy and…

 

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