Overview of 1st Smart Cities Asia 2015

Asia is home to a large portion of the world’s biggest and fastest-growing developing urban areas and smart city technology is turning into a critical component of their future improvement. To abstain from pushing local and global frameworks to the point of breakdown, cities will need to grow into smarter, efficient and proficient in years to come. Cities across Asia are beginning to actualize them with aggregate interest in smart city innovation anticipated that will achieve US $ 63.4 billion from now until 2023.

This event will also feature a 2-day exhibition that showcases a collaboration of all stakeholders and partners in making this vision a reality. Asia’s premier Smart Cities event will offer you a unique perspective on some of the most talked about Smart Cities issues and emerging trends to help industry professionals identify and to rationalize their infrastructure investment.

Smart Cities Asia 2015 will provide a platform for public-private partnership working in tandem in specific areas of the spectrum hence to meet, share experiences, raise issues and find solutions together to make the Smart Cities Asia a global role model.

Conference Agenda

08:00 - 09:00
Registration for Smart Cities Asia 2015
09:00 - 09:05
Welcome Address
09:05 - 09:15
Chairperson's Remarks
  • Meeting the benchmarks of an ultimate Smart City
  • Drivers and barriers in achieving a Smart City status
  • Reinventing cities with current resources
10:15 - 10:45
Morning Refreshments & Tour to the Exhibition Hall
  • Smart urban delta – Dutch perspective on smart cities
  • EU approach & measures to stimulate smart city development
  • Case study from Amsterdam-Helsinki-Turin
  • Highlighting role and impact of big data
  • Effective use of data in predictive analysis
  • Leveraging big data, M2M and cloud to assist the transition
12:45 - 14:00
Networking Lunch & Tour to the Exhibition Hall
  • Smart Communities Program in Malaysia
  • Green as Driver with ICT as Enabler
  • Bridging market, technology & funding into ASEAN
  • Industry driven programs & projects with new implementation/business models
  • Providing reliable data with crowd sensing
  • Reigniting citizen engagement
  • Harnessing the power of smart citizens
16:00 - 16:30
Afternoon Tea & Tour to the Exhibition Hall
  • Value of early engagement between business and cities
  • Rising initiative to create smart citizens
  • Key trends in reshaping smart city landscape
  • Achieving greater benefits through technology and innovation integration
17:00
End of Day One Smart Cities Asia 2015
08:00 - 09:00
Registration for Smart Cities Asia 2015
09:00 - 09:10
Chairperson’s Remarks
09:10 - 10:10
Transforming Further the Urban Transportation System

A case study of SCOMI’s initiatives in the region.

10:10 - 10:40
Morning Refreshments & Tour to the Exhibition Hall

An overview of cutting edge Dutch Solutions in smart mobility with the focus on new and optimised smart city services.

09:10 - 10:10
Pursuing Green Growth for Sustainability & Resilience in Iskandar
  • Development of Environmental Policy called Green-Focused Agenda
  • Adoption and implementation of the Low Carbon Society Blueprint (LCSBP)
  • Examples of programmes that have been carried out since the LCSBP’s global launching at COP18 Doha
10:10 - 10:40
Morning Refreshments & Tour to the Exhibition Hall
  • Waste management and recycling technologies
  • Waste to energy processing solutions
  • Emerging trends in renewable energy

Cyberview’s Low Carbon City Agenda, i.e. the infrastructures, developments etc.

09:10 - 10:10
The Idea of a Successful Smart City?
  • What are the features of a smart city?
  • Discussing exemplary eco-city designs
10:10 - 10:40
Morning Refreshments & Tour to the Exhibition Hall
  • Changing the future with new emerging technologies
  • Learning from case studies on sustainable issues from the region & around the world
  • Delving in the enabling technologies, future thinking & avant-garde innovations
  • Highest GBI scoring achieved in Malaysia
  • Highest concentration of GBI platinum projects on the same site
12:40 - 14:00
Networking Lunch & Tour to the Exhibition Hall
  • City Investment Plan: PPP, FDI and private investors opportunities
  • Attracting the concept of cross border investment
  • Policy, planning and management in an intelligent and smart city
  • Developing financial mechanism to unlock smart city application
  • Regulatory and financial framework for smart cities
  • Creating connections between funding mechanisms and public private partnerships
  • Achieving greater benefits through integration
  • Transferring solutions from city to city
  • Creating joint – venture opportunities to develop infrastructure system

YBhg. Dato’ Mohd Najib bin Mohd, Deputy Mayor of Kuala Lumpur

17:00
End of Smart Cities Asia 2015