Paul Nelsen, Senior Director of Smart Grid APAC at Council Lead Partner Itron, talks about the opportunities, challenges and solutions facing Asian utilities at Asian Utility Week 2015.
Steve Ehrlich, SVP of Marketing and Product Management at Space-Time Insight, answers questions on utilities adoption of visual analytics and the benefits of using situational intelligence in this video from GreenTech Media.
Why does broadband matter in countries that have so many other pressing issues? Ooredoo Chairman Sheikh Abdullah Bin Mohammed Bin Saud Al Thani answers that and other questions about connecting people to the Internet in this video interview by the International Telecommunication Union.
Joel Cherkis discusses Microsoft's people-oriented approach with city leaders and how they are using technology to create better cities of the future. Cherkis is General Manager of Worldwide Government for Microsoft.
Tens of billions of devices and systems are connecting in the Internet of Things, bringing revolutionary changes to cities -- improving traffic flows, boosting building efficiency and maximizing water use, for example. Listen as Wim Elfrink of Cisco discusses what all of this means for business and sustainability.
Bechtel civil infrastructure planning manager James Denton-Brown talks to Project magazine about smart cities and the Smart Cities Readiness Guide. It's a great interview with insights on the important role project management plays in the development of smart cities.
In this video, Jesse Berst, Chairman of the Smart Cities Council, interviews Microsoft's Laura Ipsen, VP of World Wide Public Sector, about smart cities and about Microsoft's far-reaching CityNext initiative.
Jochen Kreusel is an exemplary German technology expert who leads a cross-divisional effort for Zurich-based ABB to connect directly to the rapidly evolving smart grid and smart city markets. Click for his thoughtful observations on what he calls the "challenge and chance" for cities today.
The smart city is something you need to think of as its own ecosystem, suggests Michael Edmonds, VP of Strategic Solutions for S&C Electric. In this Q&A he explains how his company - perhaps best known for building a self-healing electric grid - is connecting the dots between a smart grid and smart cities.
If any company has carved out mind share as a smart cities thought leader, it is IBM. And the man responsible for IBM's smart cities messaging worldwide is Rich Michos. Read what he has to say about smart cities successes, challenges and IBM's smarter planet initiatives going forward.