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UK Smart Cities Directory:

Volume II


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Following the success for the first UK Smart Cities Directory, the UK's Department for International Trade is developing a second volume to be launched in 2022. 



All over the world urban areas are under pressure from population growth, climate change, and pollution. With these challenges new solutions are required to de-carbonise cities, make better use of resources, and improve the quality of life for citizens.

The UK has a rich technology ecosystem and numerous examples of innovative tech companies. The Department for International Trade is eager to support these companies' international ambitions, championing the best of British innovation and technology to tackle the world's most pressing urban challenges. The directory will showcase UK smart cities strengths in key sub-sectors and provide an opportunity for you to promote your company to potential overseas buyers and partners. The directory will be used by the Department's network of overseas Trade Officers to highlight UK capability and expertise with their key stakeholders.


Who Should Apply:

We encourage export ready UK smart cities solution providers to apply to be included in the directory. Sub-sectors of interest include:

  • Governance and Standards
  • Energy and Environment
  • Infrastructure
  • Transport and Mobility
  • Security
  • Smart Buildings
  • Data Analytics
  • Urban Planning and Project Delivery.

Please note if you have been featured in the first UK Smart Cities Directory you will not be eligible to also be included in this edition. To register your interest please click on the link below and fill out the application form.


There is NO COST to be included in the directory


Register your interest here


Terms and Conditions


  • Completing the application form is deemed acceptance of these terms and conditions by both the company and their representative named in the application form.
  • This application process is only open to companies registered in the UK.
  • The Department for International Trade bear no responsibility for submissions which are not recieved by the closing date.
  • Only one application per company will be accepted.

Selection process and notification

  • There are two key selection criteria:
    • compatibility of a company’s product/services with the sub-sectors named in the registration form; and
    • confirmation that the company is export ready
  • Both of these criteria should be satisfied to be included in the publication
  • The application forms will be reviewed by the DITs technology sector team. 
  • Successful applicants will be notified by email on or before 1700 BST Tuesday 31st January 2022.
  • The decision of the selection panel is final.

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