The deployment of the 5G technology on metropolitan scales
Date of publication
Smart city and technology
Type of resources
This report describes and offers the main findings in 2021 of the Metropolis City Managers Community, which was focused on the deployment of 5G technology on metropolitan scales. It includes the methodology and roadmap of the activities carried out during the year, updated information concerning 5G technology and its respective international stage of play, as well as an assessment thereof. It also outlines the main findings and key takeaways of the exchanges that took place between July and November 2021 between top leaders from the Metropolis membership who are in charge of 5G in their metropolises, and senior representatives from technology companies involved in the processes of 5G implementation in major urban areas of the world.