Inaugural Smart Cities Event
Meeting and Networking with Technology Experts
A smart city is an urban development vision to integrate information and communication technology (ICT) and Internet of things (IoT) technology in a secure fashion to manage a city’s assets. source Wikipedia.
The South Wales Technology Council is presenting its first smart cities event to meet and network with great speakers (some travelling from outside Cardiff) to talk about Technology in Cities, where the opportunities are and how companies can gain new business, insights and development.
Covering topics spanning the smart environment,smart people,smart governance,smart economy,smart living and smart mobility, with input from innovative startups, thought leaders and design-led businesses.
Everyone is welcome with an interest in Technology, to attend our free event, tickets are available here, the event is on the 15th August 2017 from 11am.
This is an excellent opportunity to learn, present, offer and discuss upcoming development opportunities particularly in the City of Cardiff.
Agenda 15th August 2017
- 11.00 hrs am Welcome and Opening Introductions
- 11.25 hrs am Cardiff Council Representative
- 11.45 hrs am First Keynote Speaker (includes Q&As)
- 12.30 hrs pm Second Keynote Speaker (includes Q&As)
- 13.15 hrs pm Discussion Panel
- 14.00 hrs Official Event Closing Remarks followed by Networking.
- *Agenda subject to change, possibility of expansion.
Our First Speaker is Carole Griffiths , Key Accounts Manager for Kontron.com an S & T company, listed in Frankfurt Stock Exchange and on other exchanges under the symbol “KBC”.
Talk entitled: Security with Hardware Systems.
Her previous roles involved holding senior positions in Applied Microsystem Limited, Logicvision,The Mathworks and others.
Kontron is a global leader in embedded computing technology (ECT). As a part of technology group S & T, Kontron offers a combined portfolio of secure hardware, middleware and services for Internet of Things (IoT) and Industry 4.0 applications. With its standard products and tailor-made solutions based on highly reliable state-of-the-art embedded technologies, Kontron provides secure and innovative applications for a variety of industries.
With unmatched networking opportunities, come and be truly inspired and meet some of the most disruptive minds. This speaker is sponsored by
Chris will present and focus on the developing Semiconductor cluster which will result in longer term opportunities for software companies to develop embedded software and apps alongside the new hardware technologies that are emerging.