Smart Cities Connect Conference & Expo
June 26-28, 2017, Austin, TX, In Partnership with usignite


Sunday, June 25: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm (Additional Registration Fee Required)

How to Design a Smart City – IoT Technology Based

Instructor: Shivakumar Mathapathi, Co-Founder and CTO, Dew Mobility

This workshop provides an overview of IoT applied while architecting smart city applications. The session provides building blocks and schematic of few case studies of smart cities. Attendees will learn fundamentals of IoT infrastructure and networking technologies such as IPv4, IPV6, Wi-Fi, BLE, 6LowPAN, ZigBee and Cellular concepts...

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Smart City 101 – Effective Planning for Smart City Projects

Instructor: Bill Maguire, Founder, Connected Communities Consulting LLC

Starting with an overview of the term “smart city” – what it is and why there is so much buzz around the term, this course is designed to provide municipal leaders and their partners with a framework for smart city planning that course participants can apply in their community...

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Financing Smart City Projects – What you need to know about Public-Private Partnerships and Alternative Funding Options

Instructor: Mary Scott Nabers, President/CEO, Strategic Partnerships, Inc. (SPI)

As an alternative delivery model Public Private Partnerships (P3s) have become more visible and widely looked at as a procurement tool. It is apparent, however, that too many P3s are perceived as a complex structure. The panel will discuss the essential basics of P3s, how to evaluate projects for funding options, various ways to consolidate projects to attract private investors and how to tie revenue generating initiatives to large public projects of all types..

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Platinum Sponsors

Austin Energy


Gold Sponsor

Union Point

Silver Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors

Premier Partners

Premier Partners

Supporting Organizations


Produced by  TechConnect

In partnership with  US Ignite