Past Event! Note: this event has already taken place.
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.
The 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.).
Click here to visit the Photo Gallery from this event.