Knowledge infrastructure : managing the assets of creative urban regions
Setunge, Sujeeva & Kumar, Arun (2010) Knowledge infrastructure : managing the assets of creative urban regions. In Yigitcanlar, Tan (Ed.) Sustainable urban and regional infrastructure development : technologies, applications and management. IGI Global, Information Science Reference, Hershey, Pa., pp. 102-116.
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Urban infrastructure along the hard forms such as roads, electricity, water and sewers also includes the soft forms such as research, training, innovation and technology. Knowledge and creativity are keys to soft infrastructure and socioeconomic development. Many city administrations around the world adjust their endogenous development strategies increasingly by investing in soft infrastructure and aiming for a knowledge-based development. At this point, the mapping and management of knowledge asset of cities has become a critical issue for promoting creative urban regions. The chapter scrutinizes the relations between knowledge assets and urban infrastructures and examines the management model to improve soft infrastructure provision.
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|Item Type:||Book Chapter|
|Keywords:||Infrastructure, Management, Asset, Urban|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > CIVIL ENGINEERING (090500) > Infrastructure Engineering and Asset Management (090505)|
|Divisions:||Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering
Past > Schools > School of Urban Development
Current > Schools > School of Public Health & Social Work
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2010 IGI Global|
|Deposited On:||10 Nov 2010 23:27|
|Last Modified:||29 Feb 2012 14:16|
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