Funding, Financing and the Economics of Smart Cities
Funding and financing smart cities requires collaboration with a number of stakeholders, and the economic benefits can be extraordinary. Listen to this discussion exploring how organizations are working to fund and finance smart cities, and the expected return on investment. MODERATOR: Rahul Gupta, Managing Director, Infrastructure & Capital Projects, Deloitte SPEAKERS: Brenna Berman, Former CIO, Chicago Executive Director, City Tech Collaborative Rahul Jain, Vice President, MindSphere Solution Architects Technology and ISV Partner Ecosystem, Siemens PLM Software Jay Collins, Vice Chairman, Corporate and Investment Banking at Citi Michael Flynn, Partner, Global Financial Advisory Government & Public Services Leader, EMEA Infrastructure & Capital Projects Leader, Deloitte
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When Does My Air Taxi Arrive?
Urban air mobility (UAM) involves multiple aircraft–manned, remotely piloted and autonomous–safely operating within a city. What are the advantages and challenges of UAM?
Fueling Big Cities
Energy supply and consumption have a tremendous impact on building sustainable, clean and environmentally responsible cities. Learn from a panel of energy experts and smart city leaders.
CES 2019 Trends: Smart Cities and Resilience
CES offered a glimpse into the smart tech solutions that are bringing solutions to the everyday challenges of urban life. There is a real sense of urgency to make cities more resilient, based on the increase in natural disasters and civic threats.
Cyber Network Security
An interconnected world brings opportunity and risk. Cyber-attacks have targeted everything from power networks to hospitals with the potential to paralyze critical services and expose sensitive data. Explore ways we to prepare to face this threat.
Cities Flirt with Blockchain
The emergence of blockchain technology—featuring immutability, openness and fairness—provides efficient solutions to some of the pressing problems we encounter in today’s cities.
What’s Next for Transportation in the Smart City?
Learn how city planners, infrastructure providers and information architects are working together with transportation companies to design intentional expediencies for alternative transportation methods.