3rd SMART CITIES SUMMIT 2016

It was a day-long event that witnessed participation from over 70 distinguished speakers and a high-powered, 50-member Smart Cities Trade Mission led by Bruce Andrews, Deputy Secretary, US Department of Commerce. More than 40 mayors, commissioners and urban officials from India interacted with over 300 delegates who attended the event. Parallel B2B sessions ensured a productive outcome for both participants and local government officials interested in adopting innovative technologies for their respective cities. Read more.

Smart Cities Summit 2015

After a successful first edition in Smart Cities Summit at Mumbai in August 2014, the second edition of the Sm@rt Cities Summit was held at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi, on 17-18 February, 2015.  Read more.

Promising Cities Seminar – Thane

After a successful first Promising Cities Seminar in Ahmedabad in July 2015, the Smart Cities Council India kicked off its second seminar in Thane on 4 August, 2015. Read more.

Promising Cities Seminar – Kalyan

Smart Cities Council India successfully organised the third in its series of India-wide Promising Cities seminars in Kalyan on 27 August, 2015. in Kalyan, Maharashtra. Read more.

Smart Cities Council India hosts National Conclave on Smart Technologies

The Smart Cities Council India in association with the Telangana government hosted the National Conclave on Smart Technologies at the Hyderabad International Convention Centre on 22-23 August, 2015. International and national experts on technologies and smart cities along with urban development officials from across India – constituting 600 cities covering the 100 smart cities and 500 AMRUT cities – partcipated in the Conclave. The Union Minister for Urban Development of India, Shri Venkaiah Naidu and IT Minister, Telangana, KT Rama Rao were the guests of honour. Read more.

Smart Cities Council India portal launched

The website launch was announced by Founder & Director, Pratap Padode, during his presentation alongside multilateral agencies like World Bank, Asian Development Bank, The Department for International Development and others. Read more.

Highlight Of The Summit
  • Smart Cities Design Lab - teaching cities how to make applications for the smart cities mission
  • Smart Cities Implementation lab - teaching the 20 winning cities of `Government`s Smart Cities Challenge` on how to implement
  • Smart City delegations from China & other countries
  • Smart Solutions exhibits
  • Start-up Innovation Showcase - where start-ups will present break-through technologies
  • Release of India Readiness Guide in hard copy to be distributed to all Mayors and Municipal Commissioners