The University of Wollongong is leading the digital revolution in the Illawarra with the creation of the Digital Living Lab.
A Smart City solution improving the quality of life for people in our community
What Is The Digital Living Lab
The University of Wollongong and SMART Infrastructure Facility has deployed a radio communication network using LoRaWAN technology. Partnering with The Things Network, the Digital Living Lab provides an open and free-to-air platform for the Illawarra community, creating Smart City solutions.Learn More
The Digital Living Lab provides a test bed for new IoT technologies through high impact community projects. In collaboration with our partners, these projects address health, safety and environmental issues across the region.
We encourage communities, entrepreneurs and innovators to embrace this technology revolution as so many already have and join the Digital Living Lab.
What is the Internet of Things?
The Internet of Things (IoT) enables a cost effective mechanism to collect data from thousands of small digital devices (nodes) that inform real time applications. The Digital Living Lab has partnered with The Things Network with the aim of improving the quality of life for people in the Illawarra community, through Smart City solutions.