The Premier Smart Cities Summit serving North Texas
The Summit gathers municipal loT stakeholders, Federal and State policy advocates, as well as academic and industry thought leaders to address Smart Cities and Transportation strategy, deployment, operation, funding and success. The one-day summit will be held at the University of Texas at Dallas campus in Richardson, TX, a Tier 1 research institution and incubator for technology innovation on May 16, 2017.
Driving Innovation, Delivering Education
Municipal decision-makers are used to having new technologies disrupt their cities with the promise of increased efficiency and productivity for citizens. Smart cars and roads, smart irrigation, traffic flow and safety systems, enhanced municipal services like trash and parking, enabled capabilities for first responders and intelligent lighting are the promise of the Internet of Things (IoT) for cities and their citizens.
Estimates suggest the answers to the first two questions are: (1) 30+ BILLION objects, and (2) $1+ TRILLION by 2025 with cities being major consumers. The third question is easier to answer, yet complex and hard to define, as there are many subsections:
Value for Government Decision-Makers
There are communities around Texas already seeing the benefits of IoT for their citizens. The North Texas Smart Cities Summit will help municipal IT leaders start, or accelerate their IoT blueprint plans. The Summit agenda will incorporate Federal and State Regulatory Officials, IT vendors, Academic Researchers and Leading IT Technology Firms that all have a stake in the future of Smart Cities.
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