GLOBAL SMART CITIES WEEK SCHEDULE

Program

PROGRAM

Global Smart Cities Week Schedule-At-A-Glance

Week of October 19First session – Compassionate Cities

Using data to reduce suffering. Engage with other cities and learn innovative approaches to using data for beneficial outcomes in your city. Multi-session.Week of October 19First session – Urban Flooding

Urban flooding is the most common and most destructive of all natural disasters. Led by the City of Nashville, TN, we explore how to use data to develop programs and policies that can  improve vulnerable population resiliency to urban flooding. Multi-session.Week of October 19Digital Twin Week

Weeklong series of events, discussions, announcements
Includes a dialogue between New South Wales State Government/Arizona State Digital Twin RoundtableWeek of October 19Data sharing: new approaches

Learn about data sharing through open data and civic data trustsWeek of October 19Data Dialogue: The 5G Data Dividend

This dialogue will focus on the data world we are likely to experience when the power of 5G is fully unlocked.Week of October 27Privacy Impact Assessment

Using the Council’s Privacy Impact Assessment learn how benchmark your city’s privacy practicesWeek of October 27Smart Urban Development 101

Using the Council’s Code for Smart Communities learn about data best practicesWeek of October 27Future Cities Academy

Live. Full day intensive. Earn a Smart Cities Practitioner Certificate.Week of October 27Second session – Compassionate Cities

Using data to reduce suffering. Engage with other cities and learn innovative approaches to using data for beneficial outcomes in your city. Multi-session.Week of October 27Second session – Urban Flooding

Urban flooding is the most common and most destructive of all natural disasters. Led by the City of Nashville, TN, we explore how to use data to develop programs and policies that can  improve vulnerable population resiliency to urban flooding. Multi-session.

Our programming will focus on the following topics:

  • Women in City Tech – making a difference
  • Pandemic strategies from competent nations – Singapore, New Zealand, Korea and Germany
  • Mitigating climate change for vulnerable populations
  • Workforce development – upskilling your workforce
  • Collaborative engagement solving common needs through the Council’s 2020 Global Readiness Challenge
  • Vote on finalists and meet the 2021 Readiness Leaders for Readiness Cohorts
  • Well-being and compassion using data and technology
  • Privacy protections when crises require more information about individuals
  • Economic development focus with a review of smart city business opportunities in North American / Indian communities
  • Infrastructure investment in local communities in 2021
  • Control of urban flooding with protections for vulnerable populations
  • Improved reputation for sustainability using benchmarks and technology
  • Inclusive entrepreneurial ecosystems
  • Scaling IoT proof of concept to fully deployed opportunities
  • Improved decision making with shared data
  • Full stakeholder engagement during project planning
  • 5G data dividend with agile planning
  • Better predictive analytics with digital twins
  • Protecting assets with cybersecurity best practices
  • Digital transformation throughcollaborative planning
  • Resiliency thru the Readiness For Resiliency Program
  • Crisis Management working at the front lines

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