Showcasing the world’s most dynamic cities, Smart Cities Week #SmartCitiesWeek highlights the implementation of innovation, technology and data to make cities more livable, workable, and sustainable. Smart Cities Council bring together key figures from all sides of the table to showcase the best innovations and brightest ideas around.
Date: Monday May 23 – Wednesday May 25, 2022
Venue: Denver, CO, United States
Co-hosted: Smart Cities Council, Colorado Smart Cities Alliance, National Smart Coalitions Partnership and Wireless Association of America.
Sponsored: Dense Networks
With an unprecedented line-up of West Coast and Rocky Mountain cities, the focus of Smart Cities Week is on people and projects. We will explore questions about how we increase the capacity of communities to understand and deploy data driven solutions while accelerating projects that deliver liveability, workability and sustainability.
Along with the unique opportunity to earn the world’s only Smart Cities Practitioner Certificate, attendees will be able to participate in cutting-edge programs such as:
- Smart Cities Academy where attendees earn the world’s only Smart Cities Certificate
- Meet Readiness Challenge Finalists from the 2022 Readiness Challenge
- Programming about
- ‘Using AI and Digital Twins for Resiliency’
- ‘Investing in Well Being’
- ‘Scaling Innovation Districts’
- Sessions about moving beyond pilots from Air Quality to Connected Vehicles
- A look into the future of transportation
- ‘A Nation of Smart Regions’ from the National Smart Coalitions Partnership
Uniquely positioned to explore communications and IoT, Smart Cities Week produced with WIA’s Connect(X) 2022 is the only smart cities event west of the Mississippi in 2022. Attendees will have the opportunity to come together to participate in a variety of sessions about the future of urban innovation and will be empowered to network with other smart cities trailblazers. Additionally, they will have access to the Exposition Hall featuring cutting-edge companies in the business of enhancing connectivity.
The Colorado Smart Cities Alliance is excited to be co-hosting Smart Cities Week in Denver. This is an opportunity to engage our public and private sector stakeholders in a conversation about the role that infrastructure and broadband planning play in smart cities. We are proud to participate in a collaborative event that offers a platform to update the world about smart city developments in Colorado and across the United States. – Tyler Svitak, Executive Director of the Colorado Smart Cities Alliance.
MONDAY, MAY 23
8:30 am: REGISTRATION – NETWORKING
Registration opens. Network with colleagues. Coffee.
Sponsors: Smart Cities Council
9:00 am: WELCOMING REMARKS
9:15 am: HOW TO BE SMART & EQUITABLE
INNOVATIVE CURB SPACE
BEYOND PILOTS: CONNECTED VEHICLES
10:00 am: PUTTING DATA TO WORK
URBAN AIR MOBIILTY & UAVS
A NATION OF SMART REGIONS
11:00 am: BREAK
11:15 am: BEYOND PILOTS: AIR QUALITY
Sponsor(s): Colorado Smart Cities Alliance
ELECTRIFICATION OF EVERYTHING
12:15 am: LUNCH BREAK
1:30 pm: SMART CITIES ACADEMY
3:00 pm: BREAK
3:30 pm: SMART CITIES ACADEMY
5:00 pm: END OF PROGRAM
Sponsor(s): Smart Cities Council
TUESDAY, MAY 24
8:30 am: DOORS OPEN – NETWORKING
9:00 am: KEYNOTE
10:15 am: INVESTING IN WELL-BEING
DELIVERING TRANSFORMATIONAL INFRASTRUCTURE
11:15 am: PLATFORMS FOR TRANSPORTATION AND THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT
BEYOND PILOTS: AUTONOMOUS TRANSIT
12:15: LUNCH BREAK
1:30 pm: FEDERAL TECHNOLOGY INVESTMENT
ACCESSIBLE SMART CITIES
BROADBAND PROGRAM FUNDING
2:30 pm: AI & DIGITAL TWINS FOR RESILIENCY
3:30 pm: READINESS CHALLENGE FINALISTS
4:30 pm: OPENING RECEPTION ON SHOW CONNECT (X) EXHIBIT FLOOR
WEDNESDAY, MAY 25
6:30 am – 8:10 am: IN PLANNING
Speaker(s): Smart Cities Council
Refer to the official Smart Cities Week website for the latest updated program schedule.
All Access Pass to Smart Cities Week
includes access to:
- All Smart Cities Week programming
- Connect (X) Exhibit Hall
About Smart Cities Council
The longest-running global smart cities ecosystem was founded in 2012. Smart Cities Council envision a world where innovation, technology and data leverages smart, sustainable cities with high-quality living and high-quality jobs. The Smart Cities Council serves as an objective and neutral network for sharing knowledge.
Smart Cities Council promote cities that embody our three core values:
- LIVABILITY: Cities that provide clean, healthy living conditions without pollution and congestion. With a digital infrastructure that makes city services instantly and conveniently available anytime, anywhere.
- WORKABILITY: Cities that provide the enabling infrastructure — energy, connectivity, computing, essential services — to compete globally for high-quality jobs.
- SUSTAINABILITY: Cities that provide services without stealing from future generations.
About Colorado Smart Cities Alliance
The Colorado Smart Cities Alliance is a state-wide organization that brings together government, businesses and allied organizations to improve life for all Coloradans through creation of innovative technology partnerships. The organization accelerates civic innovation in Colorado through partnership building, research, education and consulting. Learn more about the Alliance, its partners, research and current projects at Colorado Smart Cities Alliance.
The Wireless Infrastructure Association represents companies that build, design, own, and operate communications infrastructure.
Mission: Through public affairs and advocacy efforts – on the local, state and federal level – WIA works to support the widespread deployment of wireless infrastructure in order to enable wireless broadband everywhere.
Members Discounts: WIA members get discounts on exhibit space, sponsorships and registration passes at Connect (X).
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