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Submitted by Robyn Francis on November 23, 2023

Washington, DC | 24 November 2023

Smart Cities Council is thrilled to announce the appointment of Brad Seaman as Vice President and Global Education Lead, marking a significant step forward in the organization's dedication to fostering innovation and inclusivity in smart cities through capability and capacity uplift.

Seaman's career began with a commitment to community service, working with disadvantaged youth and running psycho-educational programs. Today, his diverse expertise spans fields such as education, health, disability, medicine, psychology, hospitality, management, construction, manufacturing, and business services.

As the founder of the Ikon Institute of Australia, Brad has made substantial contributions to the mental health and wellbeing sectors by building skills and bolstering employment outcomes. His passion for lifelong learning and commitment to social change align seamlessly with the Smart Cities Council's vision for creating livable, sustainable, and resilient urban environments.

"We are privileged to have Brad Seaman join our leadership team. His dedication to mental health and well-being, combined with his entrepreneurial spirit, will undoubtedly contribute to the continued success of the Smart Cities Council," commented Corey Gray, President of Smart Cities Council.

Seaman's appointment reflects the organization's commitment to leadership that prioritizes social impact and positive community outcomes.

About Smart Cities Council

Smart Cities Council is an objective and neutral network for sharing knowledge and driving capability and capacity. Smart Cities Council is the world's longest-running and most impactful global network that develops and applies science, data, technology and engineering to make the world a safer, more activated, beautiful, sustainable and resilient place, and to inspire and enable others to do the same.

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