Webinar: Embracing IoT to accelerate smart cities outcomes
Join leading IoT for smart cities experts Catherine Caruana-McManus, Adam Beck and Frank Zeichner in an interactive Future Ready webinar session on Tuesday 13 June, hosted by Brook Dixon from the Australian Smart Communities Association.
Often described as the 'engine room' for smart cities, IoT offers significant benefits through smarter use of infrastructure, data collection, efficiency gains and new, more sustainable business growth. Join the conversation to learn more about how IoT can help drive smart cities outcomes.
About the presenters
- Frank Zeichner is the CEO of the IoT Alliance Australia (IoTAA), the peak Australian Internet of Things body. Accelerating IoT innovation and adoption by activating and supporting collaboration across industry, government, research and communities.
- Adam Beck is the founding Executive Director of Smart Cities Council Australia New Zealand, part of the world's largest network of smart cities practitioners and policy makers whose goal is to make cities more liveable, workable, and sustainable. Advocates for the adoption of technology, data-driven decision making and intelligent design as an accelerator to sustainability outcomes in cities.
- Catherine Caruana-McManus is a smart cities and IoT expert with over 25 years’ experience in the IT, telecommunications and urban infrastructure sectors. Director of Meshed (IoT Integrators), Director at KPMG and the founder of Giant Ideas for Smart Cities (www.facebook.com/smartcitiesIoT). On the board of Hypercat Australia (Hypercat.io) and the Chair of the Smart Cities and Industries Workstream of the IoT Alliance Australia.
The Australian Smart Communities Association (ASCA) and the Australian Government have partnered to deliver five Future Ready webinars to kick-start communities’ digital transformation journeys.
Future Ready complements the Australian Government’s Smart Cities and Suburbs Program by supporting local governments and their communities to collaborate with industry to formulate smart city ideas and projects.
Webinar: Tuesday 13 June 2017
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM AEST – online session