Cities Convention: Building Cities of the Future Today

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Date: 23/04/2015

Cities need to be smarter, more sustainable and resilient. What lessons can be learned from early adopters of smart city solutions? How do cities ensure growth brings social, environmental and economic benefits for all? What are the funding models to deliver smart and resilient growth to cities and infrastructure? Join thought leaders and practitioners to explore the issues and unlock solutions for tackling the urban challenges of cities now and in the future. See the latest solutions at the cities gallery.

Brian Kilkelly will be speaking on Power to the People. Cities are growing and changing rapidly in an increasingly dynamic and uncertain world. The need to exploit data to better understand, predict, and react to these changes has never been greater. No longer is technology a limiting factor. Today, it is our ability to be creative, to challenge norms, and to influence behaviour that will determine which cities will benefit from the power of data. So how do cities do this?

See the full programme here