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The Robust Mobile Network (and Why You Need it Now)

6/6/2018
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Cities depend on mobile networks for day-to-day operations and delivery of citizen services, and this dependence is growing rapidly. In this episode, mobile operators and local government officials address the critical role of IoT applications for not only transportation, public safety and sustainability, but also for stimulating entrepreneurship, innovation and economic growth. Featuring: David Witkowski – Executive Director of Civic Technologies, Joint Venture Silicon Valley Peter Murray...

Duration:01:21:40

The Top 10 Ways Cities are Benefiting from Open Data (and How Your City Can Too)

6/6/2018
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Open data systems provide a foundation for civic innovation. While cities collect vast quantities of data through sensors and other means, many struggle to compile data into useful and publicly available formats that can be accessed not only by local government decision makers, but also to the public, while ensuring privacy and security. By making public data available to city staff, developers, non-profit organizations, and the public, cities can streamline service delivery and...

Duration:01:15:16

Leading Practices in City Wellbeing

6/6/2018
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Hear from the leaders using the "Science of Wellbeing to Guide Your Smart City,” to find out how cities are using data to understand the needs of residents and to identify the most effective ways to improve outcomes. Specifically, learn about how data on civic well being has changed the policies and priorities of the City of Santa Monica. Featuring: Julie Rusk - Chief of Civic Well Being, City of Santa Monica, CA Anthony Sardella - CEO of Evolve24 Lisa Parson – Project Manager of The...

Duration:00:44:22

Sharing the Promising Practices of Modern Mobility — Opportunities and Challenges

6/6/2018
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Hear about the coming mobility revolution from Daniel Sperling of UC Davis’ Institute of Transportation Studies. He addresses the need for policies to ensure that electric, automated, and shared vehicles provide for improved traffic conditions, reduced carbon emissions and increased accessibility and affordability. Featuring: Daniel Sperling, Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, and Director, Institute of Transportation Studies - UC Davis

Duration:00:27:16

Readiness Challenge Grant Winners: What’s Next for The Winning Cities (and How Do They Get There?)

6/1/2018
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2018 Readiness Challenge Grant Winners What’s Next for The Winning Cities (and How Do They Get There?) Featuring: Randall Woodfin – Mayor, Birmingham, Alabama Terry Yates – Smart Cities Program Manager, Cary, North Carolina David Ihrie – Chief Technology Officer, Virginia Center for Innovative Technology Chris Seidt – Director of Information Technology, Louisville-Jefferson County Don Jacobson – Business Partner for Innovation, City of Las Vegas Jennifer James – Readiness Program Director,...

Duration:00:38:02

Cities as Complex Ecosystems

6/1/2018
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Cities are complex and dynamic environments, which present many opportunities for new uses of merging technologies and data. In this episode, Luis Bettencourt will address many features that are common to all cities as complex ecosystems of people interacting over the built environment. In this light, he will presesnt opportunities to make cities smarter in terms of the efficiency and quality of underlying infrastructure, as well as the creation of informational signals and better markets...

Duration:00:25:19

City Leaders Share Promising Practices — Becoming a Sustainable and Resilient Smart City

6/1/2018
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Local government leaders seek to mitigate climate change by reducing carbon emissions in all sectors from transportation to procurement to resource conservation and reuse. At the same time, they are preparing for and responding to climate change impacts such as extreme weather events, droughts, flooding and wildfires. Hear from government sustainability leaders who are on the front lines of creating sustainable and resilient smart cities. Featuring: Gordon Feller – Founder, Meeting of the...

Duration:01:11:36

Growing an Innovation Ecosystem in your Community

6/1/2018
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Through governance, regulation and investment, the public sector can create an environment in which innovation occurs. Cities, counties, states and other units offer access to technology and data, set policies that support startups through simplified regulations and licensing, and host incubators and accelerators. In this episode, you will hear from practitioners from the San Diego region, the state of California and an Australian NGO about their efforts to create a climate of innovation...

Duration:01:11:06

Transportation Investments: the Building Blocks for Tomorrow’s City

6/1/2018
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Hear from transportation officials as they address the progress city, regional and state agencies are making towards planning for the future of mobility through investments in transportation infrastructure. With objectives such as increasing transportation options, enhancing the quality of life and improving sustainability, practitioners will address how planning, coordination with other departments to bring a range of services, creative financing and public-private partnerships that...

Duration:01:13:06

Building an Innovation Economy–Secrets from America’s Leading Cities

6/1/2018
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Building an Innovation Economy–Secrets from America’s Leading Cities The same technologies that make a city smart also make it an ideal place to launch innovative new businesses. Hear from some of Silicon Valley’s most vibrant cities about their biggest successes; their biggest challenges; their biggest lessons learned; and the economic development aspects of their smart city efforts. Featuring: Lily Mei – Mayor, City of Fremont Jonathan Reichental – CIO, City of Palo Alto Joy Bonaguro –...

Duration:00:49:05

City of Santa Monica: Civic Wellbeing Pioneer

4/9/2018
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Julie Rusk, first Chief of Civic Wellbeing for the City of Santa Monica illustrates the revelation that governments around the world are starting to recognize that economic growth alone does not determine a community’s success. True measures of progress take into account the wellbeing of people. https://www.smartcitiesweek.com/2018-Silicon-Valley/

Duration:00:15:23

Citywide Communication Networks: grow your innovation economy

4/5/2018
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City Wide Communication Networks are crucial for transportation, public safety, sustainability and growing your innovation economy. In the 21st Century, we are going to be spending decades building up our communications infrastructure and any city that falls behind will suffer economically.

Duration:00:10:35

Electric Companies Power Smart Cities

3/2/2018
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The key role that Electric Companies must play, in making our cities smart, highlighted by Jesse Berst, Chairman of the Smart Cities Council. https://www.smartcitiesweek.com/2018-Silicon-Valley/

Duration:00:06:53

Global Smart City Perspective

2/19/2018
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Global perspective of Smart Cities discussed by Adam Beck, Executive Director of Smart Cities Council Australia & New Zealand. In this episode, Adam shares his thoughts in the lead up to Smart Cities Week Silicon Valley in May (7-9). Adam also gives a global perspective on Smart Cities, with examples from India, Europe and Australia & New Zealand.

Duration:00:07:04

What's New at Smart Cities Week Silicon Valley 2018?

2/15/2018
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Program Manager, Danielle Miller Wagner, introduces several new formats that we are bringing to the conference and exhibtion at the Santa Clara Convention Center, May 7-9 2018.

Duration:00:03:56

Smart Cities Week Silicon Valley is About What’s Next and How Next

2/5/2018
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Jesse Berst, Chairman of the Smart Cities Council, outlines what to expect at this year’s Smart Cities Week Silicon Valley. https://www.smartcitiesweek.com/2018-Silicon-Valley/

Duration:00:05:57