2017 Georgetown Smart Cities Assembly

"...meet you at the intersection of data and place..."
A half-day interactive workshop seeking to advance the networks of researchers and practitioners developing new applications and solving big and small problems at the nexus of cities, technology, and information. 

8:00     Breakfast on the Overlook

8:55     Assemble in the Auditorium
9:00     Welcome

Uwe Brandes, Faculty Director, Urban & Regional Planning

Maria Trujillo, Faculty Director, Technology Management and Systems Engineering

9:05     Technology-Enabled Data: Recent Trends

Jim Haskins, IoT Specialist, Cisco 

Philip Bane, Chief Operating Officer, Smart Cities Council

Beth Bergsmark, Interim Deputy CIO, Georgetown University

Ben Levine, Executive Director, National MetroLab Network

Tom Madrecki, Director of Urban Innovation, United Parcel Service

David Zipper, Cities and Healthcare Vertical, 1776

9:45     Reflections

Chris Pyke, Chief Strategy Officer, Acclima

Christopher Leinberger, Charles Bendit Distinguished Scholar & Research Professor; Chair, Center for Real Estate & Urban Analysis, George Washington University

10:30     Place Management: The New Practice

Mariela Alfonzo, Founder, State of Place

Richard Bradley, Founder, The Urban Partnership

Shyam Kannan, Director of Planning, Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority

Robin Mosle, Executive Vice President, JBG Companies

11:15     Coffee Break in the Atrium

11:30     Roundtable Dialogues with Discussion Leaders

            The New Place Management
     Discussion Leader:

Ellen McCarthy, Georgetown University


Oluwafemi Adelakun, Georgetown University

Elyana Javaheri, Glave & Holmes Architecture

     Data-Enabled Infrastructure Performance
          Discussion Leaders:

Daniel Rathbone, Georgetown University


Stephanie Dock, DC Department of Transportation

Mircea Enache, International Urban Alliance

Ruth Kroeger, U.S. General Services Administration

Jennifer Park, Results for America

J.D. Schneeberger, Noblis

Scott Sklar, The Stella Group

     Design Thinking and the User Experience
          Discussion Leader:

Maria Trujllio, Georgetown University


Philip Bane, Smart Cities Council

Patricia Fraga Rocha Rabelo, Mercazz ISEO

John Kostak, BroadSoft Group

Ilana Preuss, Recast City

Michael Sherman, National Capital Planning Commission

     Energy and Climate: Embracing the Data Frame 
     Discussion Leader:

Josh Meredith, Georgetown University


Charles Hostovsky, Catholic University

Scott Pomeroy, Scalable Strategies

     Partnerships to Finance the Virtual Place
     Discussion Leader:

Uwe Brandes, Georgetown University


Judah Gluckman, DC Office of Public Private Partnerships

Carlos Linares, Linares Consulting

Peter Young, Georgetown University

12:30     Lunch in the Atrium

1:15     Site Walk: Touching Virtual Space in the Digital Downtown
     Discussion Leader:

Jamie Kralovec, Georgetown University


Ellen Jones, Director of Infrastructure & Sustainability, DowntownDC Stephanie Dock, Director of Research, DDOT

2:00     Adjourn

*To view a participants profile, simply log into Linkedin on any device before clicking Participant name.

Friday, April 28, 2017 at 8:00am to 2:00pm

Georgetown University Downtown Campus 640 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC

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