Smart Cities: Thriving in the Future

presented by Consumer Technology Association and Deloitte

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Smart cities hold great promise for public and private sectors, as well as the people living and working in them. Connected ecosystems driven by technological advancements offer the potential for faster economic growth, integrated mobility, increased accessibility, sustainability, and security, and a better quality of life. Join us as we discuss the following topics.

Top Three Topics:

  • The realities of implementing smart city solutions and perspective on topics like partnerships, governance, innovative financing, and cybersecurity
  • The future of mobility, which envisions a faster, cleaner, safer, cheaper way for people and goods to move around
  • ​How smart infrastructure, connected buildings and the businesses operating in these ecosystem are working together
     

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11:15 AM-12:15 PM January 9

Westgate, Level 1, Pavilion 9

The realities of implementing smart city programs, including integrating them across multiple domains, are enormously complex. Listen to a group of smart city visionaries share lessons learned, discuss pitfalls to avoid and provide advice on approaching smart city initiatives.

12:30-1:15 PM January 9

Westgate, Level 1, Pavilion 9

Hear from executives leading some of the most successful smart city efforts globally, understand how ecosystem partners are working together to solve complex issues, and learn action items to support smart city initiatives and build an ecosystem of partners.

1:30-2:15 PM January 9

Westgate, Level 1, Pavilion 9

Energy supply and consumption have a tremendous impact on building sustainable, clean and environmentally responsible cities. Learn from a panel of energy experts and smart city leaders on innovative ways to conserve and distribute energy in increasingly connected urban corridors.

2:30-3:30 PM January 9

Westgate, Level 1, Pavilion 9

Funding tomorrow’s smart city ecosystems will be challenging as city budgets are constrained. Listen to this group of experts discuss the latest innovations and trends in smart city financing and how they are working together to fund their initiatives.

3:45-4:30 PM January 9

Westgate, Level 1, Pavilion 9

Smart Buildings are changing the way we work, play, and live as well as changing cities.  Listen to senior executives share insights on today’s smart buildings and what the future will bring for sustainability, enhanced experiences, and new connections.

9:30-10:15 AM January 10

Westgate, Level 1, Pavilion 9

Where do autonomous vehicles stand today and when will they be ready?  How will they operate in connected cities and will consumers be ready to use them? Listen to this panel of experts working on autonomy share their perspectives on the current and future state of self-driving technology.

11:15 AM-12:15 PM January 10

Westgate, Level 1, Pavilion 9

Smart mobility in smart cities holds the promise of easing congestion, pollution and other important societal challenges. Listen to this panel of experts discuss mobility related issues in dense urban environments and share perspective on making the visions of smart mobility a reality.

12:30-1:30 PM January 10

Westgate, Level 1, Pavilion 9

Shared and integrated multimodal transportation solutions offer a vision of urban mobility, but the path to get there may be challenging.  How will different transportation systems operate seamlessly? Where are the opportunities for disruption and value creation? Panelists will discuss creating value through shared, multimodal mobility.

1:45-2:30 PM January 10

Westgate, Level 1, Pavilion 9

Connected vehicles operating in connected ecosystems offer new possibilities as they seamlessly communicate with vehicles, infrastructure, consumers and the world around them. Listen to this panel discuss a challenges, opportunities, and a number of other facets related to connected vehicles.

2:45-3:30 PM January 10

Westgate, Level 1, Pavilion 9

Cyber risk poses perhaps the greatest threat to the future of mobility, and data governance, privacy, and protection will be of paramount as individuals and organizations move to make it reality. Listen as panelists share ideas on cyber risks and making the future of mobility secure, vigilant, and resilient.

3:45-4:30 PM January 10

Westgate, Level 1, Pavilion 9

The visions and promises of mobility technologies that were once science fiction are quickly becoming reality. Join us and listen to leaders driving the frontier in mobility innovation technologically, socially and practically.