Below is a brief description of each domain area. Further information can be found in the individual areas for each section.

Economy

The Economy domain is about the technological readiness and capability of Sheffield’s local economy, as well as high-tech production, advanced manufacturing, the digital industries and initiatives designed to promote economic activity.

Governance

The Governance domain is about the use of smart thinking, technology and data in the performance of governing the city. This includes using digital to help transform public service delivery and enable new models for democratic engagement.

Infrastructure

The Infrastructure domain is concerned with providing the ‘pipes’ to enable Sheffield to function, including digital connectivity. It is also concerned with the built environment and how it is designed, planned, built, monitored, maintained and managed.

Living

The Living domain is about how citizens engage with Sheffield and how the city enhances and enables their lifestyles, health and wellbeing.

Mobility

The Mobility domain is all about how people and goods move through the city. This is about how Sheffield can use digital to enable the City’s transport and travel systems are well integrated and accessible.

People

The People domain is focused on the most important priority for our digital initiatives – the citizens of Sheffield. There must be a clear link between a project and the human benefit it provides. Equally, it is of paramount importance that the city’s population has the capacity to take advantage of new ideas and technology.

Resources

The Resources domain covers the city’s consumption of natural resources, as well as initiatives designed to progress Sheffield along the path to a more sustainable future.