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Smart Cities Forum 2015

April 15, 2015 at 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Location:2nd Floor Conference Room Richcraft Hall

Smart & Sustainable Cities –

Opportunities for Canada-India Partnership

On April 15, 2015, the Canada-India Centre hosted the Smart Cities Forum 2015, Smart & Sustainable Cities – Opportunities for Canada-India Partnership.  Conference sessions covered such topics as Smart Infrastructure and Buildings, Smart Energy-grid Management, Smart Transportation/mobility and the Financing of Smart Cities.

KeynoteThe conference’s Keynote Speaker was Dr. Rick Huijbregts, Cisco Vice President,  Industry Transformation & General  Manager, IoE|Smart + Connected  Communities, whose comments and insights were well received by participants.

Presenters Included:  Deloitte, RV Anderson, International Institute for Sustainable Development, Bombardier, Canadian Society for Civil Engineers, Export Development Canada, Deloitte, Federation of Canadian Municipalities, Impact Infrastructure, Gammon Canada and others.

The Conference showcased research in computer science, architecture and engineering in the Smart Cities sector at Carleton University, targeting those with expertise in the following areas:

  • Policymakers and regulators;
  • Infrastructure developers;
  • Construction companies and contractors;
  • Architects, designers and engineers;
  • Utility companies (water, energy, waste management);
  • IT solution providers and technology companies;
  • Financial institutions and investment agencies;
  • Consultants (green, structural, urban planning);
  • Vendors (automation, security, HVAC, traffic management, metro, lighting, etc.).

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