Nobody, anywhere, likes traffic. But around the world, it can look rather different. Emerging cities like Rio de Janeiro and Istanbul face new needs for booming populations amidst ancient or absent infrastructure. Meanwhile, developed cities like New York and London face entrenched, deteriorating infrastructures with bad habits—costly environmental footprints among them. All of that plays out on the streets, where these ongoing challenges manifest themselves in time lost and money wasted—as you see in the infographic below. For tomorrow’s cities to be smart cities, companies like Hitachi are ushering in an era of smart mobility, with less congested streets for safer, cleaner cities.

Watch the Video: "Social Innovation - It's Our Future"

Hitachi Group helps cities ease the growing pressure on their transportation networks. Using advanced transportation systems and information technologies, Hitachi's integrated solutions are already working around the world for better society and future.

BUILDING TOMORROW

How social innovation is answering urban challenges of the future

View the full dashboard →