The Smart City Event Conference Program is Packed with Insight & Career Changing Content

By IoTEvolutionWorld News October 30, 2017

Collocated with IoT Evolution Expo, in Florida, The Smart City Event highlights trends, best practices and the best solutions.

Trumbull, CT—October 30, 2017 – TMC and Crossfire Media today announced the conference program for The Smart City Event taking place January 22-25, 2018 at Disney’s Contemporary Hotel in Orlando, Florida.  The conference program will focus on how connected solutions will drive city wide improvements, better quality of life for residents and business opportunity for enterprises. Attendees will leave the Smart City Event with the type of knowledge and skills that advance careers. Collocated with IoT Evolution Expo, this event will also feature, high level keynotes, a robust exhibit hall and unique networking events.

“Things are changing everywhere, or more importantly, being enabled by municipalities around the country and around the world. Facilitating better connectivity, traffic and security are just some of the solutions being implemented.  Entrepreneurs and developers have more opportunity to expand services than ever before,” said Carl Ford, CEO, Crossfire Media, executive director of content, IoT Evolution. “The economic benefits of smart cities creates public and private partnerships.” 

The conference program includes:

Keynote Presentations by:

  • Gary Davis, Chief Consumer Security Evangelist, McAfee
  • Rhonda Dirvin, Director, IoT and Embedded, ARM
  • Dipti Vachani, VP Internet of Things Group, Intel
  • Veeru Ramaswamy, Vice President, Watson IoT Platform, IBM

Smart City breakout sessions:

  • Planning for Smart, Safe & Secure Cities
  • Smart Phones, Smart Citizens and the Social Good
  • Clean Water and Other Utilities
  • Commuting Delays with Smart Traffic
  • Smart City Success Stories
  • The Whole City is Watching?
  • FirstNet: Getting Answers to Manage Crisis
  • GoogleMaps & Fleet Tracking

Special Panel Discussions:

  • Analyze This
  • Money Matters
  • Women in IoT

Special Events:

  • IoT Certification
  • IoT Security Certification
  • Fog Computing Workshop
  • LoRA Workshop
  • IoT Connectivity Showcase
  • IoT in the Channel
  • All Conference Party

Registration for The Smart City Event is now open. For more information, contact Scott Kargman. For media registration, contact Jessica Seabrook. Companies interested in exhibiting, sponsorship or advertising packages should contact Dave Rodriguez at 203.852.6800 ext. 146 or Maureen Gambino 203-852-6800 x 109.

For the latest Smart City Event news, updates and information, follow the event on Twitter at @smartcityevent.

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About Crossfire Media

Crossfire Media is an integrated marketing company with a core focus on future trends in technology. We service communities of interest with conferences, tradeshows, webinars and newsletters. Crossfire Media has a partnership with Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) to produce events and websites related to disruptive technologies. Crossfire Media is a division of Crossfire Consulting, a full service Information Technology company based in New York.

Media and Analyst Contact:

Jessica Seabrook             

Marketing Director

203.852.6800 ext.170

[email protected]

Edited by Ken Briodagh
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