Smart Cities Summit 2016

6th - 7th April 2016

The Future of the Smart Society

Welcome to the Smart Cities Summit Frankfurt 2016.

Exploring the opportunities and innovations that technology is bringing to the home. With extensive analysis of the Smart City landscape, and in-depth focus on the drivers, hurdles and opportunities for different stakeholders within the ecosystem.

Register your FREE place now and ensure you are present at THE Smart Cities event of the year.

"Thanks for organising this event, it was probably the best event of this size I’ve attended in Europe. The networking aspect was very valuable, you did a brilliant job at bringing the key companies in this space"

Arthur Jouannic, Senior Analyst - Connected Home Service Manager, Delta Energy and Environment

Leading Speakers Include:

Patrice SlupowskiVP Digital Innovation, Orange
Sabine FloresManaging Director, Association of Municipalities, Hannover
Hans-Günther SchwarzDirectorate of Innovation, Austrian Ministry of Transport, Innovation and Technology
Bram SiebenConcept Developer, Amsterdam Smart City Program & Alliander NV
Dr Barbara MöhlendickClimate Coordinator, City of Cologne
Werner SpecMayor, City of Ludwigsburg
Gustaf LandahlHead of Departments, City of Stockholm
Seppo HaatajaDirector - Business Environment, City of Tampere
Dr Jan Fritz RettbergDortmund University
Henning KinkhorstManaging Director, Hamburg Port Consulting
Dr Chirine EtezadzadehFounder,
Sabine BednarzikSenior Project Manager, Strategic Area Energy, T-Systems
Frank BosenbergManaging Director, Silicon Saxony
Renato de CastroInternational Advisor, World e-Governments Organization of Cities and Local Governments (WeGO)
Ina HomeierHead of Smart City Unit, Vienna City Administration –Municipal Department for Urban Development and Planning
Josep-Ramon Ferrer Escodaformer Smart City Director & Deputy CIO, Barcelona City Council
Takashi YanagisawaChief Representative, City of Yokohama - Frankfurt Representative Office
Maria GalindoInternational Smart City Business Manager, Doxa Innova&Smart
Henk KokAlliance Manager TRIANGULUM, Eindhoven
Hayri BaracliSecretary General, Istanbul Metropolitan Munucipality
Frank ReuschProject Manager , Lemonbeat
Dr. Dr. Norbert StreitzScientific Director, Smart Future Initiative
Sandra RohnerSenior Consultant - Socio-Economic Department, VDI/VDE Innovation + Technik
Ilka MayAssociate Director, Arup
Jakub DuchExecutive Officer, Vice President International Sales, Allied Telesis
Grzegorz WachockiDirector of IoT Department and VP, Comarch Technologies
Steffen BraunFraunhofer Institute
Arij van Berkel Research Director, Lux Research
Tamás JászayHead of Corporate Development, RWE Hungaria
Tobias KuehnResearch Assistant, ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Science partner Smart City Winterthur, Switzerland
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Bringing together decision makers from leading global organisations.

Who Will Attend

The Smart Cities Summit 2016 aims to be a global benchmark event for the smart society, and will be one of the major smart cities events taking place this year in Europe.

Who Will You Meet?

Presidents and CxO's, Directors, Managers, Senior Vice Presidents and Executives will all be in attendance at the Smart Cities Summit 2016.

The following key decision makers from the Smart City ecosystem will all be present at the Smart Cities Summit:
  • Government authorities
  • Mayors and city leaders
  • Town planners
  • Telcos
  • Utility companies
  • Construction companies
  • Transport providers
  • Investors
  • Tourist agencies
  • Technology providers
  • Connectivity specialists
  • Standards bodies
  • Industry associations
  • Press