Best Practices for Smart City Connectivity

October 1 – 1:30 pm to 2:15 pm

Urban and rural areas are evolving to cater to changes in technology while presenting new opportunities for improved public safety, connectivity and the overall experience of its inhabitants.

Crucial to realizing the potential of these environments is the physical connectivity layer that supports the end goals of security, mobility, and efficiency.

This session will explore key challenges and best practices for connectivity that enables smart cities, including:

  • Risk Management
  • Network Performance
  • Power Optimization
  • Citizen Experience
  • Internet of City Things


Andrew Watkins President & COO

Chris Skelton

Foresite Group: Manager Technology Solutions

Kara Mullaley

Corning Optical: Global Marketing Manager, FTTx

Matt Powers

Anixter: Vice President of Global Technology Services

Steve Anson

Anixter: VP Marketing