A Thriving Collaboration Community

Venture Smarter’s thriving collaboration community represents businesses, governments, universities, and organizations that are eager to work with each other to create better places to live, work, and visit. Community members have access to Venture Smarter events and programming throughout the year, and may connect to each other online via our membership portal using our discovery and collaboration platform: Intelliscope. You may join the Venture Smarter community for free, and upgrade to unlock membership services and perks.



4,000+ Annual Attendees

Our regular webinars, summits, and innovation conferences bring together curated groups of stakeholders to explore solutions to challenging problems across cities, regions, and industries.


1000+ Participating Organizations

Venture Smarter’s inaugural Smart Infrastructure Challenge set the stage for what is to become an annual series of challenges in concert with public and private sector funding and solutions partners.


100+ Active Working Groups

From developing smart cities standards with IEEE to supporting the IES framework development at NIST, Venture Smarter’s people and partners are committed to building consensus and taking action.


By the numbers

36% Government Members

34% Business Members

30% University and NGO Members