Beating out 77 other cities, Columbus won the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Smart City Challenge, earning a coveted global platform to design the city of the future. Smart Columbus will position Columbus as the nation’s epicenter for Smart Mobility by leading the way with a comprehensive set of technology deployments, innovation demonstrations, and adoption programs. Through this work, we will inspire a region-wide culture shift that results in broad adoption of new technologies that improve the quality of life in Columbus.  Smart Columbus is the smart city initiative for the Columbus Region co-led by the Columbus Partnership and the City of Columbus.