Conference Track

Smart Cities

Smart city technology has expanded into virtually every market. From combating aging infrastructures to planning for crises, a smart future begins in our communities. Hear from experts leading the change with these technological advances.

Wednesday, January 8

1:00 – 2:00 PM

Conference Session Live Stream

The Reality of Smart City Development

LOCATION Westgate Level 1 Ballroom F

The smart city market is expected to grow to over $158 billion in 2022. Coming advancements are expected to make everyday life more efficient through traffic patterns and air quality, emergency preparedness, wayfinding and optimal energy consumption.

2:15 – 3:15 PM

Conference Session Live Stream

Connectivity: The Secret Sauce for Vehicle Automation

LOCATION Westgate Level 1 Ballroom F

Automation in transportation has the potential to improve quality of life, reduce crashes and fatalities, and enhance the mobility and independence of millions. But with so many new entrants in the automated vehicle space, how do we ensure the safe introduction of the technology on our roads? Join the U.S. Department of Transportation and industry leaders as they discuss the intersection between connectivity and vehicle automation.

3:30 – 4:30 PM

Conference Session Live Stream

Blending New Tech and Aging Infrastructure in Smart Cities

LOCATION Westgate Level 1 Ballroom F

City officials face the challenges of aging infrastructure and how to fix their crumbling streets, sewers and subways. Striving for improvement through renewal, cities are repurposing existing infrastructure and adding new tech for smart city solutions.

Thursday, January 9

9:00 – 10:00 AM

Conference Session Live Stream

Network Infrastructure Is Key to Smart Cities

LOCATION Westgate Level 1 Ballroom F

Industry studies predicts that 70% of IoT devices will use cellular connections by 2022. Explore how smart cities are focused on robust and reliable network connectivity for optimal communication.

10:15 – 10:45 AM

Conference Session Live Stream

Top Security Trends in Smart Cities

LOCATION Westgate Level 1 Ballroom F

Security is top of mind for connected cities. Learn how smart cities are preparing to prevent digital disruptions in their health care, communication and emergency systems.

11:30 – 12:30 PM

Conference Session Live Stream

Public-Private Partnerships to Create Smart Cities

LOCATION Westgate Level 1 Ballroom F

Initiatives to redesign cities so that they are smarter and more sustainable are increasing worldwide. Cities and smart solution providers are coming together to address the greatest challenges as metropolitan areas strive to advance their technology.

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