Libelium takes part on the Smart Cities World Advisory Board

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Our CEO & Cofounder, Alicia Asín, is one of the experts appointed by Smart Cities World to join its new Editorial Advisory Board to reflect the changing needs of cities and the physical and digital solutions available.

The board will consist of 14 experts from the Global Smart City Community to discuss the key issues affecting smart city development and provide expertise in guiding SmartCitiesWorld’s editorial agenda. “The Board will help to ensure that SmartCitiesWorld’s news and analysis of current and emerging topics continues to be market-leading.” add from Smart Cities World.

Who makes up this board of industry experts?

Who makes up this board of industry experts

  • Paul Wilson, Advisory Board Chair
  • Lauren Sorkin, Executive Director, Global Resilient Network
  • Tye Hayes, Chief Technology Officer, City of Atlanta
  • Okan Geray, Strategic Planning Advisor, Smart Dubai
  • Martin Ssekaija, Head of Information Technology, Kampala Capital City Authority
  • Anthea Foyer, Culture Planner, City of Mississauga
  • Eunbyul Elena Cho, Program Manager, WeGo
  • Chen-yu Lee, Director, Taipei Smart City Project Management Office
  • Jeff Rison, Chief Innovation Officer, Gehl
  • Mike Lake, CEO, Leading Cities
  • Clare Wildfire, Global Practice Leader, Mott MacDonald
  • Antoine Kassis, Co-Founder & CEO, Kurrant
  • Alicia Asin, CEO & Co-Founder, Libelium
  • Jacques Vermeulen, Director Future Cities, Nokia

The first meeting of this board with leading experts in the sector will take place in mid-October.

At Libelium, we firmly believe in the impact that the development of smart cities can have on the world. How technology, education, diversity and open innovation intersect with urban life is a key factor of evolution.