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HCI policy and the smart city. / Wang, Ding.

Proceedings of British HCI 2016 Conference Fusion, Bournemouth, UK. BCS Learning and Development Limited, 2016.

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Wang, D 2016, HCI policy and the smart city. in Proceedings of British HCI 2016 Conference Fusion, Bournemouth, UK. BCS Learning and Development Limited. https://doi.org/10.14236/ewic/HCI2016.35

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Wang, D. (2016). HCI policy and the smart city. In Proceedings of British HCI 2016 Conference Fusion, Bournemouth, UK BCS Learning and Development Limited. https://doi.org/10.14236/ewic/HCI2016.35

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Wang D. HCI policy and the smart city. In Proceedings of British HCI 2016 Conference Fusion, Bournemouth, UK. BCS Learning and Development Limited. 2016 https://doi.org/10.14236/ewic/HCI2016.35

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Wang, Ding. / HCI policy and the smart city. Proceedings of British HCI 2016 Conference Fusion, Bournemouth, UK. BCS Learning and Development Limited, 2016.

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