In Tel Aviv-Jaffa, an application-oriented Smart City Plan is being developed for each area of urban organization – infrastructure, transportation, water, energy, community, education, and security.
The city administration operates an open data portal. 90 percent of the city's applications are developed in-house by an IT department of around 400 people. Furthermore, developers from start-up companies can access the database to develop Smart City-relevant solutions.
Tel Aviv-Jaffa is the economic and cultural center of Israel with over 450,000 inhabitants. The city's metropolitan region is home to around three million people, about a third of the total population. With more than 6,000 resident start-ups, Tel Aviv-Jaffa is a world-leading business start-up location.