- 1 year ago
The buzz: Honk honk! Beep beep! With all the hype surrounding Smart Cities and the IoT, you may wonder if cities are really changing and if the IoT is making an impact. The answer to both: Yes. But the changes are where you may not expect them – in finance, politics, privacy and security. How can you spot the hidden changes IoT is making in your city, neighborhood, office and home? The experts speak. Charles Anderson, IDC: “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat” -George Santayana. David Stephenson, Stephenson Strategies: “A merger of top-down and bottom-up systems can invite widespread engagement and mean effective implementation of solutions, ideally resulting in livable urban spaces” -Carlo Ratti. Saj Kumar, SAP: “Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius…and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction” -E.F. Schumacher. Join us for Smart Cities, Smart Streets: IoT to the Rescue – Part 3.