One of the largest research institutions in the world dedicated to helping governments and businesses better plan for the future, SMART brings together experts from fields such as rail, infrastructure systems, transport, water, energy, economics and modelling and simulation, providing 30 state-of-the-art laboratories to facilitate this important research.
SMART Infrastructure Facility
10 years of SMART
Although much has changed since SMART opened its doors in November 2011, the values and the energy of this unique place have remained remarkably consistent. Join us as we celebrate a SMART 10 years.Our impact
Having created a strong network of global collaborators developing key international partnerships and collaborations, SMART is addressing some of the big challenges in the infrastructure sector.Discover more
Featured research initiatives
Recognising the need for more integrated approaches to local and regional planning, SMART has developed Vision Illawarra, a web-based regional dashboard created to enable evidence-based planning and integrated development across the Illawarra.
Digital Living Lab
In collaboration with the University of Wollongong, SMART has deployed an Internet of Things (IoT) network across the region to support high impact community-orientated projects.