ikonhouse Design Talk: Smart City Technologies at Dubai Expo2020
April 01 2015 : ( 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm )
Mr. Philippe Blanchard will address technology and its evolution, showcasing how Dubai Expo2020 wants to maximize the information and communication technologies to offer seamless operations, ensure consistency and robustness of developments, and maximize the different stakeholders experiences.
How do innovations in technology make cities evolve? In the era of the Internet of Things, a lot of what we thought as exclusive to futurist movies are now readily available and even installed in the latest developments around the world. These new equipment and software allow for a connected life with all related benefits.
Mr. Philippe Blanchard is Advisor in Technology, Information and Knowledge at Dubai Expo2020. Under the guidance of Her Excellency Reem al Hashimy, he leads the information and knowledge activities of the organizing committee and works currently on the technology master plan.
Philippe has an extensive experience with technology and intelligence he acquired as Director in companies like the International Olympic Committee, and a key think tank on technology.