Smart Cities Connect Virtual Conference & Expo
April 13-14, 2021, In Partnership with US Ignite Application Summit


TUESDAY, APRIL 13, 2021    

9:30 - 10:00 EDT Preconfernece Networking
10:00 - 11:30 EDT Keynote Session: A Path Forward - How the Pandemic is Reshaping Cities
  • Welcome Address ~ Chelsea Collier, Smart Cities Connect
  • City Leadership ~ Accelerating Smart City Solutions
  • A Crisis is a Terrible Thing to Wait For: Staying Innovative in Post-Covid Cities
  • Smart Infrastructure
  • Closing Comments
11:30 - 12:00 EDT Networking Break & Expo Open

Breakout Sessions Digital Transformation:
Networks, Data, AI, 5G, Sensors, IoT, Cyber
Urban Operations:
Lighting, Water, Waste, Planning, Emergency Response
Smart Mobility:
Transportation, Autonomous, Public Transit, Ride Share
12:00 - 12:40 EDT Impact of AI on Smart Cities City Spotlights:
- Coral Gables (FL)
- San Diego,
- Toronto
Lidar for Smart Intersection Monitoring
12:45 - 1:25 EDT How Can Smart Cities Help Ensure Smart Participatory Citizen Governance? How Utilities Optimize Wastewater Networks with Digital Water Management Technology

Mobility Hub Deployments - Perspectives from Owners and Providers

1:30 - 2:00 EDT
Networking Break & Expo Open  
2:00 - 2:40 EDT Connecting Communities with CBRS (USI) Unlocking Smart City Potential with Government Fleets City Spotlights:
- Memphis
- New Orleans
- Columbus (OH)
- Centennial, CO
2:45 - 3:30 EDT City Spotlights:
- Alexandria (VA)
- Atlanta (GA)
- Dallas (TX)
- Pittsburgh (PA)
- State of Indiana
How Can Smart Cities Help Ensure Smart Participatory Citizen Governance? Fleet management, EV ecosystem and value chain
3:30 - 4:30 EDT
Networking Reception & Expo Open  

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14, 2021   

9:30 - 10:00 EDT
Preconference Networking    
10:00 - 11:30 EDT Keynote Sessions: A Path Forward - Innovation & City 2.0
  • Opening Comments
  • Adapting Infrastructure in a Pandemic
  • Smart Infrastructure (Xylem)
  • How Can Smart Cities Help Ensure Smart Participatory Citizen Governance
  • Closing comments

Breakout Sessions Urban Infrastructure:
Buildings, Energy, Grid, Utilities, Resilience
Community Engagement:
Policy, Funding, Commerce, Inclusion, Governance
Smart Cities Innovation Challenge
12:00 - 12:40 EDT Step-by-step: How cities can forge their path to 100 percent renewable energy Getting Smart Starts With Getting Connected Smart Cities Innovation Challange
12:45 - 1:25 EDT Alternative Funding for Streetlight upgrade in a Smart City City Spotlights:
- Detroit
- San Antonio
- Portland (OR)
- Chula Vista (CA) 
1:30 - 2:00 EDT Networking Break & Expo Open    
2:00 - 2:40 EDT City Spotlights:
- Philadelphia,
- Peachtree Corners (GA)
- Kitchener (ON) 
Regional Cooperation Among Municipalities: Creating Tidal Waves of Change Through Unified Local Legislative Action Smart City 2.0 ~ Investment Trends and More
2:45 - 3:30 EDT Digital Proving Ground for Smart City Planning and Implementation Digital Equity - Ensuring Access for All Residents and Businesses in Your Community How to Turn Emerging Technologies into Smart Solutions for Small-Town America
3:30 - 4:30  EDT Networking & Expo Open




2021 Platinum Sponsor


2021 Silver Sponsors

Dell Technologies
E Source
Silicon Labs
WiSUN Alliance

Research Partner


2021 Premier Partners

Austin Texas

2021 Supporting Organizaitons

Advanced Energy Economy
Cleantech San Diego
Colorado Cleantech Industries Association
Colorado Smart Cities Alliance
Colorado Smart Cities Alliance
Colorado Technology Association
Dallas Innovation Alliance
Innosphere Ventures
loT Playbook
Metrolab Network
Open Connectivity Foundation
Smart Cities San Diego
Smart Columbus
University Of Texas

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