SMART Infrastructure Facility

Established in 2011 by the University of Wollongong, the SMART Infrastructure Facility brings together experts from fields such as economics, modelling, data analytics and system engineering. This expertise is applied to various domains including energy, water, transport and cities.

The dedicated team of researchers tackle infrastructure issues from an integrated and multi-disciplinary perspective, with a focus on how infrastructure and social behaviour intersect to ensure more liveable cities and regions.

An international leader in applied infrastructure research, the SMART Infrastructure Facility is helping to address the challenges of infrastructure planning and management both now and into the future.


Featured Initiative - Vision Illawarra

A dynamic regional planning tool.

Recognising the need for more integrated approaches to local and regional planning, SMART has developed Vision Illawarra, a web-based regional dashboard created to enable evidence-based planning and integrated development across the Illawarra. 

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Leading the digital revolution in the Illawarra/Shoalhaven region.

In collaboration with the University of Wollongong, SMART has deployed an Internet of Things (IoT) network across the region to support high impact community-orientated projects.

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