SMART Cities Business Opportunity Event

5 October 2016 Universities Centre, Innovation Birmingham Campus, Faraday Wharf, Holt Street, Birmingham B7 4BB

The concept of the Smart City is well known and is used to describe many initiatives and projects. Population growth and resource constraints mean that cities are been driven to provide services in a smarter and more integrated manner that deliver low carbon adaptive solutions.

This UK BCSD and Jacobs Smart Cities Conference will look at the policy context for smart cities within the UK, highlight the approach that the public and private sector are already adopting and showcase a range of smart city technologies and approaches currently being applied in Birmingham and elsewhere.

Speakers include:

  • Andrew Waddelove, Arcadis
  • Nick Grayson, Birmingham City Council
  • Scott Cain, Future Cities Catapult
  • Umar Daraz, Birmingham City University
  • Rick Robinson, Amey
  • Raj Mac, Digital Birmingham
  • Alan Hendry, Jacobs.

You can read further here.