Connected Mega Cities Forum Conference Day One: Tuesday, 16 April 2019
BREAKOUT AND START OF INDIVIDUAL FORUMS
SMART CITY CONNECTIVITY
12:00 pm - 12:20 pm INNOVATION SPOTLIGHT: 5G REVOLUTIONS IS AT OUR DOORSTEP – is your city ready for its rollout?Collin Boyce - Chief Information Officer, City of Lansing, Michigan
5G promises to change the world we know today. It is set to revolutionise data connectivity, move driverless car into transport mainstream and optimise healthcare, energy and industrial manufacturing. How can cities prepare infrastructure to welcome this game changing revolution?
- How will 5G rollout impact the existing 4G use cases
- How will intelligent traffic and transportation systems evolve with 5G
- Facilitating communication and heavy data load using 5G
Collin BoyceChief Information Officer, City of Lansing
12:20 pm - 12:40 pm INNOVATION SPOTLIGHT: IMPROVING IOT POWERED CITY INFRASTRUCTURE- How will cities infrastructure evolve in the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR)?Carles Agusti i Hernàndez - Open Government Director, Barcelona Provincial Council
Cities around the world are expected to spend $41 trillion on IoT technologies in the next 20 years according to the Harvard Business Review. City sectors such as healthcare, energy, agriculture, have been impacted by sensors, AI, IoT, cloud services and other innovations. While IoT promises to improve city efficiency it also presents several important challenges that cities will have to address to maximise its benefits.
- How to integrate IoT into legacy Infrastructure
- Addressing underutilized data Interoperability
- How to ensure the data-gathering systems are designed together with analytics
- How to protect citizens data while implementing IoT
Carles Agusti i HernàndezOpen Government Director
Barcelona Provincial Council
12:40 pm - 1:00 pm INNOVATION SPOTLIGHT
NETWORK INFRASTRUCTURE AND IoT
1:20 pm - 2:00 pm NETWORKING LUNCH BREAK
CONCURRENT WORKSHOP SESSIONS
WORKSHOP A2:00 pm - 3:30 pm INTELLIGENT AUTOMATION
Enabling robots to automate infrastructure in your city. Where to start and where to implement robotics? How do you maximise return on investment?
WORKSHOP B2:00 pm - 3:30 pm INTERNET OF THINGS
Using IoT solutions to resolve growing problems of sustainability and renewable energy.
WORKSHOP C2:00 pm - 3:30 pm BUILDING INFORMATION MANAGEMENT (DIGITALIZATION OF CONSTRUCTION USING AR/VR)
How does innovation right from BIM and AR/VR expedite the construction process?
WORKSHOP D2:00 pm - 3:30 pm DATA ANALYTICS
How to leverage maximum benefit by analysing data? Where to start?