New York Institute of Technology’s (NYIT) School of Engineering and Computing Sciences Associate Professor Remi Charron, Ph.D., an expert in high performance homes, has been granted $40,000 by BC Housing to create an energy management Read More
Researchers at the University of Warwick, United Kingdom (UK) have demonstrated that vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology can be used to take enough energy from idle electric vehicle (EV) batteries to be pumped into the grid and Read More
Jerusalem will be Israel’s first city to receive the Communications Ministry’s approval to set up an independent wireless communications network utilizing cutting-edge millimeter wave technology. Millimeter wave spectrum is the band of spectrum between 30 Read More
The AgTech X Co-Lab recently opened in New York City with plans to offer hands-on experience, the use of hydroponic equipment, educational events, and access to resources for all. Its mission states that it is Read More
The city of San Diego is discovering that partnering with utility companies can provide numerous benefits for the city, residents, the energy companies, and other partners. “You can’t have a smart city without a smart Read More
Keele University in Staffordshire, United Kingdom has received 15m sterling in funding to create the largest smart grid test bed of its kind anywhere in Europe. The 5-year project, led by Professor Zhong Fan, seeks Read More
Chris Kuehn, a certified arborist and the manager of trees and lakes for the Fox Valley Park District in Aurora, Illinois is working to create an urban food forest. Lincoln Park was selected for the Read More
A smart grid pilot project in Rotterdam will connect 20,000 homes with renewable energy sources, such as wind turbines and solar PV plants, and storage systems by the year 2020. The aims of the project Read More
The Canadian Region of Waterloo and eleven-x are partnering to test the real-time automated data collection from the region’s water supply production and monitoring wells. eleven-x’s next generation network – utilizing a LoRaWAN™ based carrier Read More
Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore and the Danish consortium Smart City World Labs have partnered to develop smart city technology in order to improve the sustainability and liveability of cities. The joint venture will Read More
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On behalf of the City of Austin, we welcome you to the premier Smart City event of 2017. Austin has been declared one of the top 10 Smart Cites to watch, turning to technology to better connect our communities, improving citizen services, and perhaps most of all, finding more intelligent ways to manage resources. As an incubator for innovation, we are proud to host Smart Cities Connect Conference and Expo at the Austin Convention Center this June 25-28, 2017!
The Austin Convention Center is a LEED® Gold certified building located in the heart of the capital of Texas. The convention center has a convenient downtown location, between the shores of Lady Bird Lake and historic Sixth Street.
From Music to Technology, from Food to Investment, Austin is exploding with innovation and innovative people. Join us in Austin to be part of this creative vanguard for Smart Cities!
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