Smart buildings and urban spaces

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The understanding of the smart buildings in urban spaces covers various aspects of the smart buildings in relation to the urban spaces. This chapter introduces four aspects that are strongly interconnected: the software and hardware of the smart building systems, building types in the urban spaces, permits and standards for smart buildings, and smart building market potentials. A case study of the smart buildings in the Philippines is discussed in each section to provide an overview and understanding.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSolving Urban Infrastructure Problems Using Smart City Technologies : Handbook on Planning, Design, Development, and Regulation
EditorsJohn R. Vacca
PublisherElsevier Editora
Publication date2021
ISBN (Print)9780128168172
ISBN (Electronic)9780128168165
Publication statusPublished - 2021


  • building code
  • building system
  • building type
  • construction permit
  • influential factor
  • market potential
  • Smart building
  • stakeholder role


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