Moving Towards Smart Cities of the Future

Smart cities affiliate with smart infrastructure, specially utilities. Behind the array are smart streetlights, smart sub stations and smart metering. With energy efficiency and innovate energy storage at its nucleus, smart cities of the future will mainly define themselves through effective and efficient utilities.

The session below will highlight and emphasize on all innovations, technology and aspirations which lead towards a smart city and in turn smart residents.

  • Carbon capture and storage technology for greener, cleaner energy consumption
  • Smart utilities as way forward for smart mobility
  • Does deregulated energy provide better opportunities for the economy?
  • Emphasizing on smart energy usage at the community level
  • Government regulations and policies enabling smarter cities and economies – Sustainable Development Goals
  • Making energy available and accessible to all

Benoit Lebot

Senior Energy Efficient Policy Advisor

French Ministry for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition (MTES)


Ron Zimmer

President & CEO



Safder Nazir

Regional Vice President Digital Industries Strategy



Frans Anton Vermast

International Smart City Ambassador

Amsterdam Smart City Council


Stephen Severance

Head of Program Management and Marketing



Moderator: Andrew Roscoe

Editor - Energy & Utilities

Informa Markets

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Middle East Energy 2021

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