Inclusive Smart Cities Summit | Urban Gateway

Urbanization is putting pressure on municipalities around the world to innovate and become smarter. Washington DC is leading the charge as a breeding ground for new ideas and solutions.

The Inclusive Smart Cities Summit will bring together top leaders from across the globe to discuss the future of smart cities and the need for inclusivity in innovation. Join us to discuss, debate and learn how cities around the world are attacking the challenges surrounding the future of the workplace, workforce and transportation head on.

Together we will explore how cities are turning their groundbreaking ideas into realities to improve the quality of life for all.

Transportation of the Future

Cities are radically transforming how people are moving around them - from autonomous vehicles, innovations to public transit and the growth of the shared economy. Learn how these changes in transportation will powerfully impact, benefit and challenge all groups, races, and socio-economic classes within a city.

Panelists Include:

Zack Huhn, Founder, Venture Smarter; Chairman, IEEE Smart Cities Technology Standards Committee (moderator)

Lauren Belive, Director of Federal Government Relations, Lyft

Aaron Landry, General Manager, Car2go

Liisa Ecola, Senior Policy Analyst, Rand Corporation

Samuel I. Schwartz, Author, Street Smart: The Rise of Cities and the Fall of Cars