CITY TECHX

Building the smart cities of tomorrow. Join us for 2 days of exciting content as we offer insights from smart city leaders on how they achieved success in their cities, as well as drilling down into some of the more specific elements of a successful smart city, including energy & power, traffic & urban management, telecoms & infrastructure and more.

 

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CITYTECHX, Wednesday 6 September 2017

OPENING KEYNOTE PLENARY

09:00

Organiser’s Opening Remarks

Sharon Roessen, Managing Director, Terrapinn Asia
Troels Lund Poulsen
09:15

Guest of Honour's Opening Remarks

Aric Dromi
09:30

A digitally-enabled autonomous future: How technology will change the way we think and work

Julie Olszewski
10:00

Making sense of data analytics: How big data is transforming R&D and manufacturing

10:45

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

Panel discussion
12:50

Exhibition Visit & Networking Lunch

ENERGY & POWER

Frans-Anton Vermast
CITYTECHX
14:10

Smart grid & advanced energy technology: Powering the smart cities of the future

  • Making the investment case: How will smart grids create operational efficiency and avoid black-outs through load balancing, whilst also reducing energy supply?
  • What are the economic and technical barriers inhibiting smart grid rollout across Asia?
  • A collaborative approach between public and private sectors?
Panel discussion
CITYTECHX
14:30

Smart cities need smart utilities: So how can we get there?

  • How is the role of data analytics changing for utilities, and how can we extract maximum value?
  • Where does the smart utility fit into the overall connected services puzzle?
  • Justifying ROI on “smart” investments
  • Overcoming stakeholder engagement challenges
  • How much of a role should utilities play in upgrading telecoms infrastructure? What are the collaboration opportunities? 
15:10

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

TRAFFIC & URBAN MANAGEMENT

Kheng Peng Soh
CITYTECHX
16:00

3D maps for urban planning

  • 3D mapping to get a more realistic view of the city and simulate future scenarios
  • How can 3D information help planners to understand how citizens experience the city?
  • What new opportunities does 3D information offer to urban planners in developing and managing the city?
Panel discussion
CITYTECHX
16:20

Integrating intelligent transport systems into smart cities

  • Traffic management  and alleviating congestion
  • Why else should you integrate an ITS into your city?
  • How to “connect” public transportation to provide smoother commute journeys
  • How will the arrival of driverless vehicles affect ITSs? Can they be seamlessly integrated?
  • What’s the next level?
17:00

Networking Drinks Reception

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CITYTECHX, Thursday 7 September 2017

KEYNOTE PLENARY

09:00

Chair’s opening remarks

Hiroshi Saijou
09:10

Moving beyond traditional manufacturing businesses: Building the future of Yamaha Motor

Partha Dutta
09:40

It all starts with data: How can you make yours work for you?

10:10

Industry 4.0: Disruptive technologies that will change your business and how you can stay ahead of the curve

Technologies including IoT, AI, 3D and robotics are transforming industry. It’s an unstoppable phenomenon and no industry will be immune. So how can you unlock the potential of this technology for your business? Join us for this exciting keynote session to learn how you can establish a foundation to integrate new technology into your business and what opportunities it will create for you. Built on a series of use case examples, this is one session not to be missed.
10:40

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

Roundtable Discussion Session

11:30

Roundtable 2: What is blockchain and how is it going to benefit the logistics industry

round tables
11:30

Roundtable 5: Digital railway of the future: Adopting the latest technologies in rail systems

11:30

Roundtable 6: Autonomous vehicles – potential game changer for urban mobility

11:30

Roundtable 7: IoT & data in factory: Where are we now?

11:30

Roundtable 8: Upgrading existing facilities: Robotics & automation in Asia factory

11:30

Roundtable 9: Big data & analytics roles in modern manufacturing

11:31

Roundtable 10: Embracing robotics & drones in resources industry

11:31

Roundtable 11: Monitoring utility assets with drones

11:31

Roundtable 12: Improving utilities performance with IoT and data analytics

Jitendra Nalwaya, Additional Vice President, B.S.E.S. Yamuna Power Ltd
11:31

Roundtable 14: Smart Buildings: How can IoT add value?

11:31

Roundtable 15: Addressing key considerations in financing start-ups in Asia

11:31

Roundtable 16: Building innovative organisation culture in Asia

12:20

Exhibition Visit & Networking Lunch

TELECOMS & INFRASTRUCTURE

Panel discussion
CITYTECHX
13:40

Panel: The central & critical role of telecoms in smart cities

  • Underpinning rapid development of smart cities
  • Communications and data layer requirements for smart cities
  • Partnerships between cities and telecoms providers: How much flexibility do you need to build into your business model?
CITYTECHX
14:20

Wireless everywhere: building the wireless nervous system for our smart cities

  • How are we connecting our smart cities?
  • Is existing infrastructure ready to accommodate to the greater demands for connectivity and network reliability?
  • Retrofitting opportunities for upgrading existing assets
14:40

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

SMART BUILDINGS

George Loh
CITYTECHX
15:10

Virtual Singapore - A Smart, Innovative Platform

  • Integration of geometric and image data from various public agencies
  • Four major capabilities offered by Virtual Singapore
  • What benefits will Virtual Singapore bring to public, private, people and research sectors?
Szue Hann Tan
CITYTECHX
15:30

Innovation in sustainable buildings and cities

  • How can disruptive and innovative tech like IoT influence how we design and use buildings?
  • How does technology figure in the management of a township or a city?
  • What are some examples of building-integrated technologies?
Rob Sanchez
CITYTECHX
15:50

3D building information modelling

  • How high quality, 3D BIM can help you digitally manage assets during construction
  • Using fully integrated 3D BIM to facilitate precise pre-fabrication and fast-track construction
  • Forging a link between design & planning and operations & maintenance
CITYTECHX
16:10

Improving building inspection with drones and machine learning

  • Utilising UAVs to conduct inspection of building conditions
  • Using machine learning to identify cracks and defects through image analysis
  • What challenges in security regulations have to be overcome before we see a wider adoption of drones in building inspection?
Panel discussion
CITYTECHX
16:30

Panel: Smart cities start with smart buildings, so how do we get started?

  • Investing in efficiency and sustainability
  • Challenges in raising capital for smart building construction
  • Retrofitting vs new construction – how well does this work?
  • Innovative construction techniques and technologies
  • How can smart buildings help increase liveability?

Close of TECHX 2017

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For speaking opportunities, contact Yunxuan Koh at Yunxuan.koh@terrapinn.com or +65 6322 2703