Smart Places & Communities
Wednesday 21 June to Friday 23 June
Time: 11:00-12:30 each morning via Teams Live
Harnessing tech and data for smarter cities, places and communities
Smart cities and rural places are evolving at pace as authorities harness real time data and ever improving connectivity to improve both their citizens lives and the environment. From smart mobility and travel systems to smart bins, air quality and road sensors, foundations are being laid across the country involving 5G, LoRaWAN and public WiFi. Councils are also building on the digital confidence gained across communities during covid.
This virtual conference explores how digital technologies and data can empower communities to connect and communicate as they build a smart future together. It will bring together public sector leaders to share examples of what can be achieved with the opportunity for discussion and Q&A sessions too.
Join us for the three morning sessions. Speakers include:
Andrew Elliot, Deputy Director for Cyber Security, Innovation and Skills, Department for Science, Innovation and Technology
Anna Broberg, COO & co-founder, Maptionnaire
Colin Birchenall, Chief Digital Officer at Glasgow City Council and Chief Technology Officer for the Digital Office for Scottish Local Government
Dan Clarke, Head of Innovation and Technology, Greater Cambridge Partnership
Eddie Copeland, Director, London Office of Technology & Innovation (LOTI)
Georgina Maratheftis, Associate Director, techUK
James Perrineau, Sales Manager, Maptionnaire
Liz St Louis, Director for Smart Cities, Sunderland City Council
Peter Takacs, Network Services Commercial Lead, Crown Commercial Service
|Rebekah Brown, IoT Project Delivery Manager, Royal Borough of Kingston
Sarah King, Curriculum Achievement Officer, Cardiff Council
Sherelle Fairweather, Digital Strategy Lead, Manchester City Council
Stu Higgins, Head of Smart and IoT, Sustainability Ambassador, Cisco
Theo Blackwell, Chief Digital Officer for London, Greater London Authority
Who should attend?
Suggested, but not limited to, Chief Information Officers, Heads of IT, Assistant and Chief Executives, Members, Heads of Digital and Digital Leaders, Heads of Smart Initiatives, Data Leaders, Transformation and Change, Customer Insight, Finance, Strategy and Corporate Services, Departmental Service Heads/Senior Managers.
This event is free to attend for the public sector. Please register using your public sector email – registrations from personal email addresses may be rejected.
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