Hong Kong's Smart City Blueprint, published in December 2017, aims to transform Hong Kong into a world class smart city. Innovation and technology are central to reaching this goal, which will ultimately improve people's quality of living, as advances will impact our daily lives, including health, transport and our living environment.
HKGCC and the U.S. Consulate General in Hong Kong and Macao are teaming up to organize a smart city forum with some of the biggest names of the U.S. technology sector to introduce and discuss the smart city projects in Hong Kong as well as the challenges and opportunities for the development and deployment of smart city technologies. Hong Kong Government officials and representatives from the Smart City Consortium will also provide input on current and future projects planned for Hong Kong.
Smart Mobility Solutions, Big Data and AI
Hong Kong Smart City Projects Overview
Dr David Chung, Under Secretary for Innovation and Technology Bureau, will introduce Smart City Projects in Hong Kong.
Smart Mobility Solutions Session
Some of the leading U.S. technology firms, such as AECOM, Cisco, Esri, and The Digit Group will share key global developments and challenges for smart transport infrastructure, and how mobility solutions enable faster, greener and cheaper transportation of people and freight while reducing congestion.
Big Data and AI Panel
A key finding of NewVantage Partners' Annual Executive Survey published in January 2018 was that 97.2% of executives report that their companies were investing in building or launching big data and AI initiatives. Some of the biggest names in the industry, like Microsoft, OSIsoft, Otis and SAS will share their visions with members on how big data and AI are driving business innovation.
Mingle with speakers and participants after the forum.