Annual Smart Cities Summit 2017

May 10, 2017
Toronto Region Board of Trade
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

The smartest cities are using digital tools to solve challenges & deliver services efficiently & effectively to citizens.

On May 10, 2017, the Toronto Board of Trade will bring together key players from the private sector, all three levels of government, NGOs and universities and colleges, for its second annual Smart Cities Summit. Participants will set into motion the smart city vision: the implementation of digital tools to deliver city services as effectively and affordably as possible. The summit will turn ideas into action by creating a roadmap for the Toronto region’s successful participation in the Smart Cities Challenge Competition, kick-starting regional collaboration. Hatch is a Supporting sponsor of the event with key participation on the panels.

Panel 1 (8:30 am)

Next steps on the Smart Cities Working Group Report to the City of Toronto

How can Toronto do more with less and deliver services in the smartest and most affordable  way while improving quality of life for all its citizens? What role can the private sector play?

Panelist: Carl Bodimeade, Senior VP, Business Development

Interactive Breakout Sessions (11:00 am) | Breakout #5: Communicate

Marketing Toronto

How can we develop the Smarter Toronto narrative to raise the profile of  Toronto as a Smart City on the world stage?

Moderator: Michael Sutherland, Director, Urban Solutions

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