Day Two

Tuesday 17 October

 

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08:15
Welcome coffee
08:50
Welcome from the Chair

Sandy Burgoyne
Researcher, speaker, advisor on Smart, Innovative cities
Future Cities Collaborative

RESILIENCE AND SUSTAINABILITY
09:00
INTERNATIONAL KEYNOTE: Designing our future public spaces
  • The role of co-decision making of investment for public infrastructure
  • How resilience and sustainability is impacting the evaluation of city design

Pablo Pujadas Alvarez
Partner & Co-founder
Smart Engineering, Barcelona

09:30
The role of the city as an innovation incubator
  • Encouraging different technological mixes and ecosystems to be developed for different kinds of urban space
  • Government investment to encourage innovation across the whole city
  • The role of universities, start ups, business and government in developing a more agile, resilient smart city.

Jess Scully
Councillor
City of Sydney

10:00
PANEL: Empowering the innovators

Helping small businesses and start-ups bring their ideas to life

  • How can cities create the framework necessary for innovation?
  • What tools do innovators need?
  • What does it take to create an ecosystem of innovation?
  • What role must the public and private sectors play in fostering innovation?

David Tow
Strategic Advisor
Jobs for NSW

Marisa Warren
Founding Director & Chief Executive Officer
ELEVACAO

Chad Renando
Community Manager, Fire Station 101
Ipswich City Council

James Meade
Head, Innovation Hub
University of Sydney Business School

Patrick Woods
Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President
University of Technology Sydney

10:45
Morning Tea and Networking Break
DATA AND DESIGN
11:20
INTERNATIONAL KEYNOTE: Why citizen-centred design defines truly ‘smart’ cities
  • Considering the impact of putting people, not technology, at the centre of public service strategies and investments

Phil Kim
Managing Director Asia Pacific
Jerde Partnership, China

11:40
INTERNATIONAL KEYNOTE: How real-time data fuels the smarter city
  • Using data and technology to drive decisions about everything from jobs, healthcare, transportation and procurement while delivering transparency and community engagement

Julieta Talavera
Experience Designer
The Connectors Society, Sweden

12:00
Developing an open-data strategy for a smart city
  • Data is a big word
  • Democratising data within cities
  • Making data useful: standards and digital interfaces

Nathaniel Bavington
Smart City Co-ordinator
Newcastle City Council

12:20
Networking break & showcase viewing
13:20
IDEAHACK CONTINUED

Learn more about how the IdeaHack works here.

Challenge 5: Digital Placemaking and Urban Screens

Glenn Harding
Managing Director
UTV

Sarah Barns

Challenge 6: Public safety - How do we turn smart cities into safe cities?

Challenge 7: Inclusion and diversity – how can cities encourage urban inclusion at a time of intense social and cultural transformation?

Chad Renando
Community Manager, Fire Station 101
Ipswich City Council

Jacyl Shaw
Director: Corporate Liaison
University of Melbourne

Challenge 8: Open Data - What kind of data can be shared on a city level? Where and who does the data belong to?

Nathaniel Bavington
Smart City Co-ordinator
Newcastle City Council

Matt Waugh
Head of Growth and Partnerships
Conexie

Jonathon Doig
Software Engineer
City Futures Research Centre

14:50
Afternoon tea and Networking break
PLACEMAKING AND EXPERIENCE
15:20
PANEL: Creating and sustaining a thriving innovation ecosystem
  • How can we use space and design to create opportunities for companies?
  • The role of co-working spaces and innovation precincts in building a resilient city

Duncan Read
Cluster Champion
Jobs for NSW

Pascal Perez
Director, SMART Infrastructure Facility
University of Wollongong

Jacyl Shaw
Director: Corporate Liaison
University of Melbourne

Chris O’Connor
Manager of Digital & Data, City of Casey
City of Casey

15:50
PitchFest

Johanna Pitman
Program Director, CityConnect
BlueChilli

Featuring leading ideas generated in the IdeasHack sessions, and presentations from urban technology startups currently supported through BlueChilli's CityConnect program.

16:25
PitchFest winner announced and networking drinks