Agenda

9:30 AM Onwards Registration & Breakfast
10:30AM - 11:30AM Inaugural
10:30AM - 10:35AM Lamp Lighting
10:35AM – 10:45AM Welcome Address: Pratap Padode, Founder & Director, Smart Cities Council India
10:45AM - 10:55AM Speakers: Inaugural Address: Shri U. T. Khader, Hon'ble Minister for Urban Development, Government of Karnataka
10:55AM - 11:05AM Keynote Address: Shri Kunal Kumar, Jt Secretary, Smart Cities Mission Director, Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs
11:05AM – 11:15AM Chief Guest Address: Shri Hardeep Singh Puri, Minister of State for Housing and Urban Affairs (invited)
11:15AM – 11:30AM Guest of Honour Address: Shri H. D. Kumaraswamy, Hon’ble Chief Minister of Karnataka

State Focus

  • Karnataka
  • Kerala
  • Uttar Pradesh
12:45PM - 02:00PM Lunch

Session Topics:

  • Strategic mobility planning and project design for urban transport
  • Striking the balance between mass transit and private transport
  • Parking solutions in bustling metro cities
  • The need for incorporating electric vehicles
  • Driverless cars, drone taxis and the future of automation

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  • How Command & Controls Centres cam improve public safety
  • Using ICT infrastructure & IoT for Predictive Crime Control
  • Privacy versus security
  • Cybersecurity for Smart Cities

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  • Expanding India's solar capability
  • Disttributing our energy resources using smart grids
  • Skill development & human capacity building to meet furture challenges
  • Energy efficient lighting solutions

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10:30AM - 11:00AM Inaugural
10:30AM – 10:40AM Welcome Address: Pratap Padode, Founder & Director, Smart Cities Council India
10:40AM - 10:50AM Inaugural Address: Shri G. Parameshwara, Hon'ble Minister for Bengaluru Development & Town Planning, Government of Karnataka
10:50AM - 11:00AM Special Address: Srikanth Viswanathan, CEO, Janaagraha Centre for Citizenship and Democracy
11:00AM - 11:15AM Keynote Address: Clifton Roberts, Global Public Policy Director – Cloud, Intel Corporation

Session Topics:

  • Raising investments through bonds & PPP
  • Innovative ways of financing smart cities (eg. Swiss Challenge Model)
  • Developing Sustainable and Affordable Housing
  • Building Greenfield Cities

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01:00 PM - 02:00 PM Lunch

Session Topics:

  • Reduce, reuse and recycle: Where do our cities stand?
  • Segregating at the source: New solutions for waste management
  • Water policy, imagination and innovation: interdisciplinary approaches
  • Mitigating the loss of water using smart solutions

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3:15PM - 3:30PM Thank You Note: Pratap Padode, Founder & Executive Director, Smart Cities Council India followed by Refreshments

Smart Cities Council India, is hosting the ‘Smart Cities Awards’ in the following categories:

  • Most Popular SPV CEO Award
  • Smart Project Awards (Public & Private)
  • Innovation Hub Awards