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Harvard TECH CIO Summit, Boston

Jan 12 - Jan 14, 2020

The Smart Cities CIO Summit is an invitation-only program for senior-most executives in the public sector, technology, start-up communities, and higher education. This event will be held in Boston, MA on the grounds of Harvard University on January 13 & 14, 2020.

The Smart Cities Innovation Accelerators are co-developed by the Fellows from the Technology and Entrepreneurship Center at Harvard along with city leaders and industry expert partners. During the event, you can expect to engage in informative case studies, peer-to-peer problem-solving sessions, hands-on and topical workshops & exercises designed to help you evaluate your current state and develop a plan to make your community an innovation leader for the future.

Our annual CIO/Smart City Leader summit brings together the top leaders in cities across the globe to discuss the key issues, ideas, and opportunities for 2020. Building on our work from 2019, we covered five main topic areas at our summit:

  • Cybersecurity
  • Mobility
  • Scaling
  • 5G: Best of the Best from Dublin 2019
  • State-of-innovation

Here are the presentations from this event:

Mobility: Disrupted and Ripe for Innovation

– Will Judge, Mastercard

– Joe Aiello, MBTA/Meridiam

Cybersecurity: Prevention, Adaptation, and Resilience

– Simon Hunt, Mastercard

– Marcelo Peredo, City of San Jose

– Nathan Pawl, Blacksands

– Sol Salinas, Accenture

– Franco Amalfi, Oracle

– Celeste O’Dea, Oracle

Chief Data Officer Network & Bloomberg/Ash Center Initiatives

– Steve Goldsmith, Harvard Kennedy School

Innovation: Leading the Transformation of Cities

– Steve Goldsmith, Harvard Kennedy School

– Alvaro Garcia Resta, City of Buenos Aires

– Kip Harkness, City of San Jose

– Marco Pironti, City of Torino

– Nicole Coughlin Raimundo, Town of Cary

Global Innovation Dialog

– Anna Majo, City of Barcelona

The Challenge of Scaling

– Michael Sherwood, City of Las Vegas and Ashwini Chharia, NTT Data

5G: Learning from the 2019Dublin Accelerator

– Dr. David Ricketts, Harvard Innovation Fellow

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