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 Film by Smart Cities Council
10:55AM - 11:05AM Special Address: Dr. P.G. Diwakar,Director, EDPO, ISRO HQ, The Indian Space Research Organisation
11:05AM – 11:15AM Special Address: Shri Durgashankar Prasad, Secretary, MoHUA & Chairman, Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited*
11:15AM – 11:30AM Chief Guest Address: Dr. Ashwath Narayan CN, Deputy CM and IT,BT & ST Govt of Karnataka
11:30AM – 11:45AM Vote of thanks - Falguni Padode, Co-Founder & Group Managing Editor, Construction World magazine

KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Shri Kunal Kumar, Joint Secretary, Smart Cities Mission Director, Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs, Govt of India

State Focus

  • Karnataka Chief Secretary, Shri T.M. Vijay Bhaskar IAS**
  • Shri B.H. Anil Kumar, Commissioner, Bhruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike**
  • Shri Jayesh Ranjan, IT Secretary, State of Telegana*

PANEL SESSION

    Moderator: Adam Beck, Executive Director, Smart Cities Council Australia

Speakers:

  • Rajesh Mathur, Vice Chairman, ESRI
  • Shri Mahesh Moroney, Dy. CEO, Nagpur Smart and Sustainable City Development Corporation Ltd.
  • Dr Shalini Rajneesh, IAS Chairman, Tumakuru Smart City
  • Manit Rastogi, Founding Partner, Morphogenesis
  • Sangeeta Prasad, CEO, Mahindra Lifespaces - Follow up - Shriyal

Expected outcome

  • This session will provide an update on other states including Karnataka on their smart cities development. The states will also highlight the opportunities for investors, vendors, start-up companies and consultants.
  • Cities will update the audience and delegates on successful practices which they have been able to execute with beneficial results improving sustainability
  • Vendors will update the delegates on some successful case studies which have demonstrated positive returns .
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
  • Active Transport

Moderator: Vivek Mittal, Director Consulting - Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu India LLP

Speakers :

  • Vinod Kumar Poomalai, Strategic BDM - APAC TomTom
  • Dr. Rajendra Jagtap, CEO, Pune Smart City Development Corporation Limited
  • Shri Raj Cherubal, CEO, Chennai Smart City Limited
  • Dr. Rajesh Pandya, General Manager (Transit), Surat Smart City Development Limited
  • Shri Durga Shanker Mishra, IAS, Chairman, Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited**
  • Shri Shivayogi Kalasad IAS, Chairman, Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation**
  • Dr. Rajvir Pratap Sharma, ADGP - Traffic, Bangalore Police**
  • Commissioner, Directorate of Urban Land Transport (Name Awaited)**

Expected outcome:

  • Here the focus is on project design and management for a seamless & sustainable traffic experience. The extent of public transport versus private transport, technology disruptors, the advent of electric vehicles and the future of urban transport. Also lessons to learn.

Session Topics:

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

Moderator :

Moderator: Rajashree Rao, Principal Consultant, Next – gen Transformational Technologies

Speakers :

  • Samhita Sharma, Head Smart Infrastructure, Microsoft
  • Madhav Ragam, VP - Govt & Healthcare, IBM Asia Pacific
  • Anand Venkitachalam, Senior Director, Western Digital
  • Michael Jansen, Chairman & CEO, CityZenith
  • Shri Bhaskar Rao IPS, Commissioner, Bangalore Police**

Expected outcome:

  • Here panelists will share how technology has become a driver for public safety and benefits particularly in case of controlling crime, crowd management, disaster management and also on how privacy issues are being managed. Project management for security projects would be discussed too.
05:00 PM onwards High Tea & Networking & 14th CWAB Registration Begins
05:00 PM onwards High Tea & Networking & 14th CWAB Registration Begins
06:30 PM – 06:45 PM Welcome address for CWAB
06:45 PM – 07:15 PM Methodology & Jury Felicitation
07:15 PM – 07:40 PM Presentation of awards to Noteworthy Projects, Regional Winners
07:40 PM – 08:00 PM Special Address by International Architect Dr. David Fisher
08:00 PM – 08:25 PM Presentation of awards to Top Challengers, Builders & Architects
08:25 PM – 08:45 PM Chief Guest Address
08:45 PM onwards Vote of Thanks followed by Dinner
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 Raman Reddy, Addnl. Chief Secretary, Urban Development Department
10:50AM - 11:00AM Special Address: Srikanth Viswanathan, CEO, Janaagraha Centre for Citizenship and Democracy
11:00AM - 11:15AM Keynote Address: Smt. C. Shikha, IAS, Managing Director, KUIDFC

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

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

  • Koh Lin Ji, Group Director, International Development, Building & Construction Authority, Singapore

PANEL SESSION

Moderator: Adam Beck, Executive Director, Smart Cities Council Australia

Speakers :

  • Jagdish Salgaonkar, Senior Vice President, AECOM
  • Vasu Agrawal, Director - Project Management, Colliers International India
  • Vikash Chandra, Finance & PPP Expert, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu India LLP
  • Prakash Gaur, CEO, Andhra Pradesh Urban Infrastructure Asset Management Ltd
  • Shri Anjum Parwez, Principal Secretary, Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs, Govt of Karnataka**

Expected outcome

  • Here Singapore speaker from BCA will shed light on how the practice of planning for the future is being designed and executed by Singapore, which is a leader in sustainability. Speakers will share case studies of Dholera, among others as regards greenfield cities. Financing cities with bonds, InVITs etc will be on the agenda. Affordable housing financing and execution will be discussed with current trends.
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
  • How waste management at Kumbh Mela won world record
  • Origin of Circularity - Industrial shift from Linear to Circular Economy
  • Construction and Demolition Waste Management

Moderator: Sridhar Pabbisetty, Chief Enabler, Centre for inclusive governance.

Speakers :

  • Moderator :
  • Sophie Walker, COO & Co-Founder, Dsposal
  • Saloni Saran Goel, Environment & Sustainability Change Maker
  • Dr. Binish Desai, Founder Chairman, E. E. Tech Group
  • Shri Rohan Saxena, CEO, Indore Smart City**
  • Special Commissioner, Bhruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (Name Awaited)**
  • Shri Tushar Grihnath, Chairman, Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board**
  • Dr. K Rajgopalan, Chairperson, SAHAS

Expected outcome:

  • Here speakers will discuss waste management and water management. Management of Kumbh Mela waste which runs into thousands of tones over short period and how the project was executed will be shared. Speakers will discuss how waste management is being executed in African and South east Asian countries successfully.

Session Topics:

  • Expanding India’s solar capability
  • Distributing our energy resources using smart grids
  • Skill development & human capacity building to meet future challenges
  • Energy-efficient building and lighting solutions

Moderator: Rao Munukutla, Chief Real Estate Officer, Bangalore International Limited (BIAL)

Speakers :

  • Dr Rashmi Singh, Secretary, NDMC & Director, NDMC Smart City Ltd*
  • Mr. Ramesh Shivanna, President, Karnataka Renewable Energy Systems Manufacturers Association (KRESMA).*
  • Sri Shambhu Dayal Meena, Chairman, Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission**
  • Abhin Alimchandani, Chairman, STUP Consultants.*
  • Reena Suri, Executive Director, India Smart Grid Forum
  • Sriram Kuchimanchi, Founder and CEO, Smarter Dharma
  • Sanjay Seth, Senior Director, Sustainable Habitat, TERI.
  • Debashish Chakraborty, General Manager - Strategic Alliances, Schneider-Electric

Expected outcome:

  • Here project management for solar, micro-grids, lighting solutions, will be discussed with case studies. Sustainability has energy conservation at the forefront so alternate energy sources and the challenges will be discussed.
04:15 PM - 04:30 PM 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. Awards will be presented by Additional Chief Secretary and by Shri Anjum Parwez, Principal Secretary, Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs, Govt of Karnataka in the presence of Ms. Supria Dhanda, Vice President and Country Manager of Western Digital India & Mr. D.K. Hota, Chairman And Managing Director of BEML Limited

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