Introduction to Sustainable Urban and Rural Integration

Shengfeng Qin*

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This chapter first introduces the key issues in sustainable urban and rural integration, which need for better integral developments in both urban and rural areas. Second, it discusses the key challenges in sustainable urban and rural integration, and then moves to the strategic solutions supported by AI, data, and smart technologies such as Industry 4.0 and 5.0. Finally, it highlights the book’s key features.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationDigital Transformation with AI and Smart Servicing Technologies for Sustainable Rural Development
EditorsShengfeng Qin, Hongan Wang, Cuixia Ma
Place of PublicationBoca Raton, US
PublisherCRC Press
Number of pages9
ISBN (Electronic)9781040048597, 9781032686691
ISBN (Print)9781032686677, 9781032686684
Publication statusPublished - 27 Jun 2024

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