This involves a data platform on which all public, freely available data can be viewed, for example: environmental and weather data, mobility and traffic data, budget data, minutes from public meetings. A digital infrastructure for Wolfsburg as a business location – an open source of knowledge and information for all citizens. The entire collection of data is to be stored on site at the public services organization Stadtwerke Wolfsburg AG, a trusted service provider.
The vision is that Smart City Wolfsburg will become a leader in the use of an open data platform, promoting an environment where economic, social and democratic benefits of the new platform can be identified and implemented. The aim will be to utilize this potential in order to facilitate and instigate the development of Smart City applications that will bring together the core competencies available in Wolfsburg.