Our world is ever-changing – and with it, comes growing pains. A growing population means we’re using more resources and leaving a bigger footprint on the environment. Finding new ways to make better use of our natural resources isn’t easy, but we’re up to the task. For more than 150 years, SUEZ has led the way in delivering smart and sustainable resource management solutions to help cities to manage their water and waste challenges. Today, we are leveraging this knowledge and expertise to build the smart and resourceful cities of tomorrow. We are designing, integrating and deploying urban solutions to improve the mobility, security, efficiency and vitality of cities across the world.
The Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) creates technology-based economic development strategies to accelerate innovation, imagination and the next generation of technology and technology companies. Created in 1985, CIT, a non-profit corporation, plugs gaps at the earliest stages of the Innovation Continuum – commercialization and seed funding – as it helps entrepreneurs launch and grow high-growth technology companies and create high-paying jobs for the future. To facilitate national innovation leadership and accelerate the rate of technology adoption, CIT creates partnerships between innovative technology start-up companies and advanced technology consumers. Lastly, CIT builds the infrastructure for new innovation economies with expert broadband strategies.
Amazon Web Services (AWS) Worldwide Public Sector helps government, education, and nonprofit customers deploy cloud services to reduce costs, drive efficiencies, and increase innovation across the globe. With AWS, you only pay for what you use, with no up-front physical infrastructure expenses or long-term commitments. Public Sector organizations of all sizes use AWS to build applications, host websites, harness big data, store information, conduct research, improve online access for citizens, and more. AWS has dedicated teams focused on helping our customers pave the way for innovation and, ultimately, make the world a better place through technology.
Sylvania Connected Solutions was born with a founding vision of transforming cities into smarter, more liveable communities. Our canopy of intelligent IoT devices, systems and technologies deliver high-value solutions that address urban challenges, drive economic progress, improve liveability and provide an ongoing return on investment.
Paradox Engineering is a technology company that designs and markets Internet of Things solutions for device and data management in open cities and other smart environments. Established in 2005 and headquartered in Switzerland, the company is part of MinebeaMitsumi Group, leading global provider of Electro Mechanics Solutions™.
Crown Castle has worked around the country to build and maintain the infrastructure behind the world’s most revolutionary technologies. This comprehensive portfolio of towers, small cells, and fiber gives people and communities access to essential data, technology, and wireless service and opens the door to countless opportunities and possibilities.
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With approximately 394,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives.
Sensus helps a wide range of public service providers—from utilities to cities to industrial complexes and campuses—do more with their infrastructure to improve quality of life in their communities.
We enable our customers to reach father through the application of technology and data-driven insights that deliver efficiency and responsiveness. We partner with them to anticipate and respond to evolving business needs with innovation in sensing and communications technologies, data analytics and services.
The commercial division of Cox Communications, Cox Business provides voice, data and video services for more than 355,000 small and regional businesses nationwide, including health care providers; K−12 and higher education; financial institutions; and federal, state and local government organizations. The organization also serves most of the top-tier wireless and wireline telecommunications carriers in the U.S. through its wholesale division. For more information, please visit www.coxbusiness.com.
Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology and multi industrial leader serving a wide range of customers in more than 150 countries. Their commitment to sustainability dates back to 1885, with the invention of the first electric room thermostat. They are committed to helping customers win and creating greater value for all of their stakeholders through strategic focus on buildings and energy growth platforms.
The World Smart Sustainable Cities Organization (WeGO) is an international association of city and other local governments, smart tech solutions providers, and national and regional institutions committed to the transformation of cities into smart sustainable cities.
WeGO has 170+ members around the world and serves as their international platform to improve the quality of life, innovate in the delivery of public services, and strengthen regional competitiveness.
LVX Global is a 26-year-old international advisory firm with operations in Australia, Europe, and North America, and since 2009 has maintained a dedicated discipline for Technology, Smart City & IoT. One of LVX’s key roles is the provision of an independent, holistic view, that helps clients identify their needs, and then to conceptualise, develop, design, implement and manage Smart City & IoT solutions that meet their specific requirements. LVX’s whole-of-industry, global view is up to date, independent, horizontally and vertically integrated, and our services range from strategy, concept and framework development, through probity & procurement advisory, to IT, cybersecurity, technical, commercial & risk due diligence and project design, documentation and management.