Colorado Smart Cities Symposium set for Aug. 20

Monday July 22, 2019 Tags: Denver, Colorado Smart Cities Symposium, Colorado Smart Cities Alliance

DENVER -- The Colorado Smart Cities Symposium on Aug. 20 will bring together leaders from enterprise, government, academia, research, impact investors, startups and nonprofits to discuss what it takes to create a state that’s full of connected communities.colorado-smart-cities-logo

The event will be held from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Denver at the Colorado Convention Center.

The symposium includes a full day of general session presentations, breakout sessions and workshops along with a tech showcase of cutting-edge smart city solutions, organizers said.

Keynote speaker will be James Thurston, co-founder and managing director of Smart Cities for All.

Other speakers include Mazdak Arabi, CSU professor of civil and environmental engineering; Amanda Blevins, Vware senior director and chief technologist; Eric Drummond, Innovation Corridor founder and CEO; Frannie Matthews, Colorado Technology Association CEO and president; and Tyler Svitak, Colorado Smart Cities Alliance executive director.

Sponsors of the event include Zayo, Google Cloud, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Qlik, and the Denver metro Chamber of Commerce.

To register, click here.