Smart Cities Connect Conference & Expo
March 26-29, 2018, Kansas City, MO, In Partnership with usignite

2019 Key Speakers Include:

Ian Aaron

CEO, Ubicquia

Cleve Adams

CEO, Site 1001

Alyssa Alt

Manager, On- Street Programs, City and County of Denver

President and CEO, Cleantech San Diego

Mikael Anneroth

Expert Human and Society Perspective of ICT,, Ericsson, Board member Viable Cities

Steven Anson

VP of Vertical Marketing, Anixter

Ginger Armbruster

Chief Privacy Officer, City of Seattle

Tim Asta

National Director of Strategic Siting, ExteNet Systems

Elizabeth Babcock

Manager Climate Action Team, City and County of Denver

Matthew Bailey

Smart Cities Global Practice Leader, Arrow Electronics

Michael Barnett

Smart City Coordinator, City of Wichita

Bob Bennett

Chief Innovation Officer, City of Kansas City, MO

Laura Benold

Managing Editor and Communications Director, Smart Cities Connect Media & Research

Celine Berggren-Clausen

Strategic Change Leader, City of Malmo

Jean-Luc Bernier

Channel Partner Manager, DimOnOff, Canada

Hardik Bhatt

Leader, Smart Cities and Mobility verticals, Amazon Web Services

Vik Bhide

Manager, Smart Mobility, City of Tampa

Scott Blumenreich

Chief Innovation and Technology Officer, City of Centennial, Colorado

Brandi Braun

Deputy Innovation Officer, City of Columbus

Matt Bult

Mgr, Distribution Automation, KCP&L and Westar, Energy Companies

Sean Carpenter

Climate Economy Advisor, City of Fort Collins

Micheal Carroll

Chief Information Officer, Central Ohio Transit Authority

Jason Christensen

Water Resources Manager, Park City Municipal

John Clary

Manager, Data & Technology Services, City of Austin

Eulois Cleckley

Executive Director of the Department of Public Works, City and County of Denver

Barbara Cohn

Chief Data Officer, Colorado Department of Transportation

Chelsea Collier

Editor-at-Large, Smart Cities Connect Media & Research

Francisco Contreras

Innovation Manager, City of West Hollywood

Bill Corbin

President, MH Corbin, LLC

Amanda Daflos

Director, Innovation Office & Gender Equity Team for Mayor Eric Garcetti, City of Los Angeles

Petra Dalunde

Chief Operating Officer, Urban ICT Arena, Sweden

Moran David

General Manager, Mobileye

Chris Davis

Vice President, Smart Cities and Strategic Alliances, CIMCON Lighting, Inc.

Jason de Souza

VP of Industrial Solutions, Anixter

Kostas Dimitriou

General Manager, GovQuote

Hector Dominguez

Open Data Coordinator, City of Portland

Mike Duffy

CEO and Founder, CityBase

Richard Erb

Executive Director, Smart Cities Connect Conference & Expo

Grant Ervin

Chief Resilience Officer, City of Pittsburgh

Seyi Fabode

Founder / Product & Go-To-Market Strategy, Varuna

Eyal Feder

CEO + Co-Founder, ZenCity, Israel

Andrew Felbinger

Associate, Urban Innovation Fund

Kenny Fennell

Senior Mobility Strategist, City of Detroit

Kelsey Finch

Policy Counsel, Future of Privacy Forum

Michael Finochio

Engineering Manager for TMC; Public Works, City & County of Denver

Liz Fischer

Chief Marketing Officer, CityBase

Sarah Fustine

Partner, Operations and Strategic Partnerships, Think Big Partners

Dennis Gakunga

Chief Sustainability Officer, City of Chula Vista - Economic Development Department

Victor Gill

Chief of Product, Blyncsy

David Graham

Chief Innovation Officer, City of Carlsbad

Joe Guevara

Market Development Manager, Miovision, Canada

Gene Gurevich

Director of Policy and Business Development, Mobileye

Michael Hancock

Mayor, City and County of Denver

Jack Hanley

VP Sales North America, Telensa

Alyssa Harvey Dawson

General Counsel and Head of Legal, Privacy and Data Governance, Sidewalk Labs

Nick Hegemier

Managing Director - Infrastructure / Vehicle Deployment, DriveOhio

Dale Hill

Founder, Proterra

Seth Hoffman

City Manager, City of Lone Tree

Robert Horton

Vice President, Environmental Affairs and Sustainability, Dallas Fort Worth Airport

Chief Knowledge Officer, Unified Government - Wyandotte County & Kansas City, Kansas

Mrinalini (Lani) Ingram

Vice President of Smart Communities, Verizon

Executive Managing Director, Panasonic - CityNOW

Jason Isaacs

Founder and CEO, Hueneme Technologies Inc.

John Jackson

Smart City Manager, Greenwood Village

Kurt Jacobs

Director of Emerging Technologies, JMA Wireless

Aleta Jeffress

CIO, City of Aurora, CO

Andrew Jimenez

VP Technology, Anixter

Darryl Jones

Executive Vice President / Chief Real Estate Officer, Denver International Airport (DEN)

Christine Kendrick

Smart City PDX Coordinator/Air Quality Lead, City of Portland

Dev Khoslaa

Head, IoT Sales, Enterprise, North America, Nokia

Joe Kochan

COO, US Ignite

Micah Kotch

Managing Director, URBAN-X

Matthew Laudon

CEO, TechConnect

Carly Macias

Senior Transportation Planner, Regional Transportation District (RTD)

Noam Maital

CEO, Waycare, Israel

Kevin Martin

Smart City PDX/Tech Services Manager, City of Portland, OR

Shivakumar Mathapathi

Co-Founder and CTO, Dew Mobility

Nick Maynard

Co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer, US Ignite

Michael Mayta

CIO, City of Wichita

Robert McDonald 

Executive Director and Public Health Administrator - Department of Public Health & Environment, City and County of Denver

Candelaria Mendoza

Smart City Coordinator, City of San Antonio

Yovav Meydad

Chief Marketing Officer, Moovit

Nishal Mohan

National Community Leader, US Ignite

Brian Moore

President, Kahua

Paul Mundinger

Solution Provider Manager, Intel

Naren Muthiah

Director, Market and Product Strategy,, Tessco Technologies

Charlie Nobles

Marketing Director for Network Lighting Solutions, Sensus, a Xylem brand

Daniel Noiseux

Executive VP, DimOnOff, Canada

Michael Ogletree

Air Quality Program Manager, Department of Public Health & Environment - City and County of Denver

Juan Ortiz

Director, Homeland Security and Emergency Management, City of Austin

Sean O’Malley

Managing Principal – Laguna Beach, SWA Group

Devin Patel

VP of Business Development, Passport

Patrick Pennel

Sales Operations Manager, Proterra

Caleb Phillips

Computational Data Scientist, NREL

G. Pino Porciello

Director of Product Management and Strategic Marketing, ESCRYPT, Canada

Regina Ramazzini

Community & Partnership Director, TechConnect

Tara Reel

Transportation and Transit Planner, City of Virginia Beach

Douglas Rex

Executive Director, Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG)

Glenn Ricart

CTO and Founder, US Ignite

Julia Richman

Chief Innovation and Technology Officer, City of Boulder

Jennifer Rocha

Executive Director, Innovation Programs, TechConnect

Director of Solution Architecture, SeamlessDocs,

Claudia Rudolph

Sr. Manager, Solution Strategy, Global Traffic Technologies (GTT)

Ryan Saville

Associate Vice President, Global Traffic Technologies (GTT)

Director of Public Works and Mobility, City of Lone Tree

Griffin Schultz

CEO, Smart Intersections

Frank Sgambati

Director of Business Development – Smart Cities,, Robert Bosch LLC

Herb Sharpe

SVP Sales US and Canada, Ubicquia

Herb Sih

Managing Partner, Think Big Partners

Emily Silverman

Program Manager, City and County of Denver

Grace Simrall

Chief of Civic Innovation and Technology, Louisville Metro Government

Jerry Skalka

VP, Victor Stanley, Inc.

Randy Smith

Director Facility Management Services, Gilbane Building Company

Bill Spraul

Chief Operating Officer, Transit Services, San Diego Metropolitan Transit System (MTS)

Executive Director, CIV:LAB

Uri Tamir

Senior Director, Strategic Initiatives, North America, Mobileye

Chris Thomson

Product Manager – Smart Water Cycle, Sensus | Xylem

Jerry Tinianow

Chief Sustainability Officer, City and County of Denver

John Tolva

Co-Founder, CityFi

Executive Director, Colorado Energy Office

Anders Trana

Head of IoT and digitalization, Future by Lund, City of Lund

Manager of Innovation and Sustainability, City of Colorado Springs

Scott Turnbull

National Technology Leader, US Ignite

Caroline VanDeusen

Director Local Government, PayIt

Daniel Vasini

Creative Director, West 8

Director, Community Relations, Xcel Energy

Bill Wallace

Executive Director, US Ignite

Charles Warner

Editor-In-Chief, Innovation & Tech Today

Bret Waters

Deputy Chief of Staff, City of Colorado Springs, CO

Andrew Watkins


Randolph Wheatley

Vice President of Product Marketing, Sensus, a Xylem brand

Joel White

Vertical Marketing Manager for Smart Cities and ITS,, Robert Bosch LLC

Peter Williams

Founder and Principal, Peter Williams Solutions LLC

M. Gérard Wolf

Président de la Task Force Ville Durable/Président, MEDEF International/Brics Access, France

Terry Yates

Smart Cities & IT Project Manager, Town of Cary

Ruthbea Yesner

VP, Government Insights & Smart Cities, IDC

Jim Young

Business Development, Esri

Senior Research Scientist, NREL

Mark Zannoni

Research Director, IDC

Tre Zimmerman

Co-founder & CEO, Ubicquia LLC.

Platinum Sponsor


Silver Sponsors






Bronze Sponsors

Dell EMC
Medef International
Sprint Curiosity
Think Big Partners

Premier Partners

Austin Texas
Light Reading

Supporting Organizaitons

Advanced Energy Economy
Austin Tech Alliance
Colorado Smart Cities Alliance
Colorado Smart Cities Alliance
Colorado Technology Association
Cleantech San Diego
Dallas Innovation Alliance
Innovation & Tech Today
etrolab Network
Smart Cities San Diego
University Of Texas
Wi-Fi Alliance

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