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Friday, May 20, 2016 ( 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm CET)

WEBINAR
Smart London: the challenges and the future of a smart city

Worth £19bn, London’s tech market is the largest in Europe. There are 40,000 digital businesses and 200,000 employees in London’s technology sector. Londoners generate data that helps the city manage its transport, social, economic and environmental systems. London is and works hard to remain a smart city. In this webinar Prof. David Gann, Chairman of Smart London Board, will share the benefits of London smart policies with focus on three goals: - Working with business – breaking down boundaries, supporting common standards, producing smarter regulations, and scaling-up innovation - Enabling good growth – through resilient digital infrastructure, smart homes, making more data available, and investing in innovation - Engaging London citizens – putting Londoners at the core, through wide, inclusive digital engagement, and improving digital skills for all

Program

Friday, May 20, 2016
 
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm Presentation by David Gann
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm Online discussion with participants

David Gann

David Gann

Vice President, Innovation, Imperial College London

Imperial College's Vice President, leading Innovation. He is responsible for shaping the vision, strategy and innovation agenda for Imperial College, and the development of its campus. He is a member of the College's Executive Board, responsible for new ventures such as Imperial College “ThinkSpace”. He holds the Chair in Innovation and Technology Management at Imperial College Business School and Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering. He has a PhD in Industrial Economics, and he is a Chartered Civil Engineer, a Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers, an Honorary Fellow of the Royal College of Art and Fellow, City & Guilds Institute. He is the recipient of the 2014 Tjalling C. Koopmans Asset Award, for extraordinary contributions to the economic sciences. He was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the 2010 Queen's Birthday Honours for services to engineering. He is Chairman of the Smart London Board, reporting to Boris Johnson, Mayor of London and working to develop a strategy for the city digital technology continuous improvement.


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Documents

Physical-digital integration in city infrastructure

Physical-digital integration in city infrastructure

David Gann, Mark Dodgson, Dheeraj Bhardwaj
Update report of the smart London plan. The future of smart. Harnessing digital innovation to make London the best city in the world

Update report of the smart London plan. The future of smart. Harnessing digital innovation to make London the best city in the world

David Gann
Smart London plan. Using the creative power of new technologies to serve London and improve Londoners' lives

Smart London plan. Using the creative power of new technologies to serve London and improve Londoners' lives

David Gann
Smart City. Opportunities and challenges

Smart City. Opportunities and challenges

David Gann