A lively exhibition and trade show runs alongside the conference with companies exhibiting state of the art digital products and services. NextGen Intelligent Cities Conference in association with the Yorkshire Enterprise Network.
Building on the 2013 Intelligent Cities Conference in Leeds - the focus moves to neighbouring Bradford. Innovation, smart city technology and digitally enabled services will be under the spotlight at this national event hosted in a UNESCO 'City of Film' and home to the National Media Museum.
Bradford has a thriving digital community and will proudly showcase some of its smart city advances alongside wider local, national and international developments.
We will explore not simply the connectivity infrastructure needed for smart cities but will discuss intelligent open data, green technologies, innovation, healthcare, mobile advances, wealth creation, digital inclusion and M2M capabilities.
The event on Tuesday 15 July 2014 will be hosted and Bradford City FC, Coral Windows Stadium.
Includes participation by:
Tony Reeves - Chief Executive at City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council
Rashik Parmar - President at IBM Academy of Technology
Nada Nohrova - Researcher at Centre for Cities
Kathryn Vowles - Project Management and Business Development at Balfour Beatty
Tim Brooke - Creative Technologist at Future Cities Catapult
Professor Cantor - Vice Chancellor at University of Bradford
Tom Riordan - Chief Executive at Leeds City Council
Acclaimed Futurist Rohit Talwar, Craig Johnson - Higher Education Programme Manager at Ellen MacArthur Foundation
Adam Beaumont - CEO at aql
Adam Lusby - Founder at CE-optimal
Mark Collins - Director of Strategy and Policy at CityFibre
Mariam Kiran - Lecturer in Computing at University of Bradford
John Duncan - Business Development Officer at Super Connected Cities Leeds City Council
Ian Sharp - Director at Khemeia Consulting
Professor Peter Hopkinson - Director of re:centre at University of Bradford
John Eaglesham - Chief Executive at Advanced Digital Institute
Mark Fordyce - Managing Director at York Data Services
Graeme Scott - Technical Account Manager at Independent Fibre Networks Ltd (IFNL)
Brian Condon - Director CBN and Co-Director Networks and Outreach Centre for Creative Collaboration (C4CC)