Vienna’s Urban Lakeside to be a ‘living lab’ for sustainable development

Cities Today Thought Leadership

In 20 years’ time, Vienna, Austria’s capital city, will be home to around two million people, some 230,000 more than today. To deal with the increasing population and demand for public services, an old airfield in the northeast of the city is being transformed into a modern, multi-functional city district, called aspern Urban Lakeside, which will also serve as a ‘living lab’ for the development of sustainable, innovative technologies