Smart Cities Road Show

When:
January 17, 2019 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
2019-01-17T08:00:00-05:00
2019-01-17T16:00:00-05:00
Where:
Orlando Economic Development
301 E. Pine Street
Suite 900 

The Canada-Florida Smart City Roadshow in Orlando is a meeting of the minds with the purpose of spotlighting tools and best practices working for smart city leaders across Florida. Both Canada and Florida leaders will gather to build partnerships across sectors and from city-to-city. The event focuses on tested urban sustainability solutions which are scalable, replicable, and transferable for cities and regions. Discussions are routed in deep understanding of technology and equity as key drivers for smart cities.

 

Join moderator Christopher Evanich, Manager of Microgrid Business Development  of S&C Electric Company for Smart City pitch sessions; a high level panel presentation with:  industry leaders including: OUC, and the City of Orlando, and interesting discussions on key urban issue areas, including: Energy, Electric vehicles Smart buildings, Smart grid Transportation Water.

 

Speakers include:

  • Nicholas Abrahams, Orlando Economic Development, Welcoming remarks.
  • Chris Castro, City of Orlando, Keynote speaker
  • Susan Harper , Consul General of Canada
  • Peter Westlake, Orlando Utilities Commission (OUC)

 

The Orlando region provides an exciting backdrop for these technology pitches and round table discussions with industry experts. Come and see first-hand how innovations are being developed, implemented, financed, and scaled.

 

8:00AM – 8:15PM –  Welcome Remarks

8:15AM – 9:30AM –  Morning Presentations by Industry Leaders

 

9:30AM   – 10:00AM –  Water Technology Pitches

10:00AM – 10:15AM –   Break

10:15AM – 10:45AM –  Energy Technology Pitches

10:45AM – 11:15AM –  Transportation Technology Pitches

11:15AM – 11:45AM –   Data Analytics Technology Pitches

 

11:45AM – 1:00PM – Lunch

1:00PM    – 1:30PM – Defining the Challenges in the Orlando Area

1:30PM    – 2:00PM – Round Table Discussions

2:00PM    – 2:15PM – Break

2:15PM    – 3:00PM – Round Table Discussions

 

3:00PM   – 3:45PM – Presenting Solutions

3:45PM  –   4:00PM – Closing Remarks

 

The Greater Orlando  region provides an exciting backdrop for these technology pitches and round table discussions with industry experts. Come and see first-hand how innovations are being developed, implemented, financed, and scaled.

 

 

Event to be held at the following time and location:

Orlando Economic Development, 301 E. Pine Street, Suite 900

January 17th, 2019 at 8:00-4:00 p.m. followed by a light reception.

For registration and  to download list of Canadian companies and, any further information, please contact:

Margaret Cullen, Trade Commissioner, Consulate General of Canada

https://smartcityroadshow.com/

Tel: (305) 579-1612

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