Integrated City Development with Real Time Urban Hazard Information Systems - An Approach to Building Climate Resilient Intelligent Cities

This presentation is based on a paper that focuses on development of strategic tools for Indian subcontinent in planning and designing and development of cities that are disaster proof against all vulnerable environmental hazards which is the need of the hour. The paper addresses need for special native tools for intelligent urban planning and administrative decision support systems that is based on the conventional planning techniques, real time Urban information systems and peoples participation The paper presents with an methodology that needs to be adopted for development of intelligent settlements that can handle all the extremities posed by nature and contribute to the disaster mitigation process in cities.