Smart Cities Week Silicon Valley

Building on the success of the Smart Cities Council’s annual conference held each fall in Washington, D.C., Smart Cities Week® Silicon Valley honors the region’s focus on innovation – with an interactive and intimate program tailored to meet the needs of cities in Western North America and the companies helping them prepare for what’s coming next.
Focused on the next generation of smart cities, this conference will bring together city leaders and technology innovators to envision the city of tomorrow.

Join us for a unique chance to discuss how cities are leading the way in next-generation transportation, artificial intelligence and analytics, digital payments and citizen services, compassionate cities and other topics.

See how India’s smartest conclave in Telangana is shaping up at Smart Urbanation

12/28/2017

With all the glitter and shine, India’s newly found tech hub, Telangana, is all set to host the country’s smartest conclave ever—SMART URBANATION—from March 22 to 23, 2018 in Hyderabad. What’s more! The conclave is backed by India’s original tech-giant State, Karnataka and organized by the Smart Cities Council India (SCC).

Newport News Readiness Workshop

The Smart Cities Council will conduct a Readiness Workshop for the city of Newport News, Virginia sponsored by Gannett Fleming and Sensus. It will include keynotes by Mayor McKinley Price, Andy Stein, Director of IT and Karen Jackson the Secretary of Technology for the Commonwealth of Virginia. Council partners will have opportunities to participate in a Solution Showcase and interact with leaders from various stakeholders and departments for the city of Newport News, Virginia.

Water and Wastewater

Few people need to be reminded of water’s importance. Along with energy, it is essential for everyday life. Water provides sustenance, supports industry and irrigates fields. But city administrations are struggling to meet rising demand from growing populations while contending with issues such as water quality, flooding, drought and aging infrastructure.

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Taking a second look at Denver's transit-focused smart city project

Denver, Colorado, already considered a progressive city, is building what you might call a 'smart district' complete with a partially solar-powered microgrid, LED street lighting, preparations for driverless vehicles and more. Click for details about the city's ambitious project. You may find ideas your city can use.

SCC Partner Spotlight

Dell EMC brings innovation to government organizations of all sizes so they and their citizens can transform and thrive in the digital economy. Becoming a digital organization means transforming operating models, people, and process as well as IT. We uniquely power this digital transformation by delivering best-in-class technology for applications, data, infrastructure and security – from the edge to the core to the cloud. Collectively under the banner of Dell Technologies, Dell, Dell EMC, Pivotal, RSA, SecureWorks, Virtustream, and VMware align to deliver a singular goal: helping governments transform the way they work, so they can transform the lives of the citizens they serve.

Smart Cities Council Readiness Program

Meet our 2018 Readiness Challenge Grant finalists (and one special grant winner)

Smart Cities Council announces Ten 2018 Readiness Challenge Grant Winners and Special Readiness Workshop for Puerto Rico in March 2018

Smart Cities Council announces Ten 2018 Readiness Challenge Grant Winners and Special Readiness Workshop for Puerto Rico in Marc

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