R20 of Regions of Climate Action is proud to announce a partnership with the Global City Teams Challenge, a collaborative platform of IoT (Internet of Things) action clusters led by US Ignite and the US National Institute of Sciences and Technology (NIST). This partnership will aim to introduce smart and sustainable solutions to cities around the world by sharing best practices and advancing demonstration projects.“Global City Teams Challenge is delighted to partner with R20,” said Sokwoo Rhee, associate director of Cyber-Physical Systems Program, NIST. “We believe it is essential to bring the opportunity of the GCTC to the R20 network of partners and communities to identify and apply successful and sustainable solutions that best-fit their needs. I look forward to our collaboration with R20 in GCTC 2016.”By participating in the GCTC, R20 Smart Cities has an opportunity to showcase smart technology and leadership and access resources provided by GCTC’s corporate and government partners.The R20 welcomes any interested cities to participate in the upcoming GCTC 2016. To learn more about R20 Smart Cities and the Global City Teams Challenge, contact Gregory Lopez, R20 Smart City Director, atGregory@sgadvisors.org.