The internet and the rise of IoT mean that we are producing more data within our cities than ever before. This data can give us considerable insight into how our complex cities work. Therefore, this data holds opportunities to improve city services and infrastructure to overcome existing and future challenges.
On Thursday, 22 February Future Cities Catapult will be organising an event that focuses on how we can make our cities healthier for its citizens by utilising this data through digital solutions.
This event will bring together public and private sector organisations that have experience in designing, creating and implementing digital solutions to utilise city data to create healthier environments for their citizens.
In addition, we will also be showcasing leading SMEs who are working in this field.
The agenda is as follows:
17.45 -18.00 – Arrival and refreshments
18.00 – Nicola Yates – CEO – Future Cities Catapult
18.10 – Stephen Dobson – Chief Digital Officer – Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership
18.20 – Jess Morley – Technical Advisor – Department of Health and Social Care
18.30 – Rachel Toms – Senior Project Manager – NHS healthy New Towns
18.40 – Tim Stonor – Managing Director – Space Syntax
19.00 – Panel Discussion
19.25 – Lightning pitch from SME in the exhibition area: Ezra Healthcare Technologies Ltd, Airpublic, Rory Tech
19.30 – 21.00 – Networking and SME showcasing