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The Lvieable City - SMART CITY

8.30am – 12.00pm, IET Birmingham

Big data and IoT technologies can help managing and building smart cities to improve our lives on a major scale: They can enable intelligent management of city facilities, reduce energy and water consumption, make parking more feasible and transportation smoother. This seminar looks at how cities can benefit from gathering information, use it to make informed decisions and to make cities smarter.

It will highlight innovative smart city solutions from the UK and Denmark and facilitate a dialogue around innovative solutions to urban challenges.

The event is organised by the Royal Danish Embassy in the UK in partnership with Birmingham City Council, West Medlands Combined Authority and the Royal Institute of British Architects.

Chair:

Chris Rogers, Professor, Birmingham University

Speakers:

Jørgen Abildgaard, Executive Climate Project Director, City of Copenhagen

Ann Gordon, Project Director, Ramboll

Liselott Stenfeldt, Team Leader & Architect, The Alexandra Institute

Elaine Trimble, Director Urban Infrastructure, Siemens

Hugo Russell, Serendip Programme Manager, Innovation Birmingham

Bojana Jankovic-Nisic & David Threlfall, Associate Technical Director and Technology Director, Arcadis

Raj Mack, Head of Digital Birmingham, Digital Birmingham

To register for this event click here.