Smart Cities and Communities: Shaping the Future

15 March 2016 Manchester Conference Centre, 78 Sackville Street, Manchester M1 3NJ

At Smart Cities and Communities: Shaping the Future, attendees can benefit from hands-on experience of new technologies with the opportunity to explore the smartest way towards the urban revolution through unique interactive sessions. Smart city experts from across the world will be sharing the most innovative ways to use technology and data to make life in the city safer, smarter and more sustainable. Join the conference for the opportunity to learn from high-profile speakers with invaluable knowledge and practical experience of leading the revolution towards a smarter city at both local and national scale.

Featured speakers include: 

  • Ms Foo Chi Hsia, High Commissioner, High Commission of the Republic of Singapore 
  • Drew Hemment, Founder and CEO, FutureEverything and Dundee Fellow and Reader at The University of Dundee 
  • Esteve Almirall, Director of the Center for Innovation in Cities & Lecturer of the Department of Information Systems Management, ESADE, Barcelona 
  • Steve Turner, Head of Smart Cities at Manchester City Council 
  • Nic Cary, Head of Digital Transformation at Department for Transport 
  • Anthony Smith, Chief Executive, Passenger Focus  Melanie Johnson, Chair of the UK Card Association 
  • Amanda Coleman, Head of Corporate Communications for Greater Manchester Police. 

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