The Smart Cities movement is creating considerable business opportunities for governments, citizens, and technology companies to take part in a strategic leap into the future and possibly the deliverance of humankind, with a global market value of over $2 trillion by 2025.

Join leading executives and thought leaders as we gather to examine the smart cities evolution, with a focus on several key areas:

  • Leading Trends in Transportation Innovation
  • The Latest in Safe Cities Innovation
  • Sustainable Cities and Communities

What technologies will drive growth, efficiency, connectivity, and urbanization in the future?  How does AI play a key role in smart cities for parking, mobility, the grid, adaptive signal control, and waste management?  This forward-looking event is designed for businesses and investors ready to see what the future holds—and ready to take a big leap into the future of IoT and urban infrastructure. Don’t miss this innovative event and lively talk-back, led by the most sought-after voices in the smart city movement!


Wednesday, June 20, 2018 | 12:30pm to 6:00pm
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
1400 Page Mill Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304



Dr. Jonathan Reichental

Chief Information Officer

City of Palo Alto

Pierre Maillot

Director, Smart City Business Development

Bosch North America

Roshanak Afsarifard

Head of Technology Partner Development

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Michael Rosengarten

Chief Executive Officer


Michelle Littlefield

Program Lead, Digital Services and Analytics

City of Redwood City

Peter Yeung

Head of Electronics & ICT Clusters, Smart City Platform

Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation

Paul Sakamoto

Chief Operating Officer


Nader Fathi

Founder and CEO

Kiana Analytics

Camarin E.B. Madigan


Morgan Lewis

Canice Wu

Managing Director

Signify Partners

Teresa Li

Senior Credit Officer

Silicon Valley Bank

Matthew Trotter

Managing Director, Hardware & Frontier Tech

Silicon Valley Bank

William Santana Li

Chairman and CEO


Norihiro Kondo


Panasonic Ventures

Jack Stoddard


Morgan Lewis

Charlene Yu Vaughn

Founder and CEO

The Algonquin Group

E. John Park


Morgan Lewis

Frederik Groce
Team Member
Storm Ventures

Steve Yung
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
V5 Systems

Nebiu Mela
Intel Capital: Automated Driving Group

Baris Guzel

Senior Associate

BMW i Ventures

Lisa M. Lum

Executive Director

AAMA Silicon Valley

Stay tuned for additional speakers!


12:30pm-1:00pm: Registration
1:05pm - 1:15pm: Welcome Remarks

1:15pm-2:15pm: Leading Trends in Transportation Innovation 
Dr. Jonathan Reichental, CIO, City of Palo Alto
Nebiu Mela, Investor, Intel Capital: Automated Driving Group
Paul Sakamoto, COO, Savari
Baris Guzel, Senior Associate, BMW i Ventures
Moderator: Jack Stoddard, Partner, Morgan Lewis
2:20pm-2:50pm: Fireside Chat
Dr. Jonathan Reichental, CIO, City of Palo Alto
Moderator: Charlene Yu Vaughn, CEO, The Algonquin Group
2:50pm-3:00pm: Networking Break
3:00pm-4:00pm: Innovation for a Smart, Secure City  
William Santana Li, Chairman & CEO, Knightscope
Michael Rosengarten, CEO, Camino
Michelle Littlefield, Program Lead, City of Redwood City
Norihiro Kondo, Director, Panasonic Ventures
Steve Yung, Chairman & CEO, V5 Systems
Moderator: Matthew Trotter, Managing Director, Silicon Valley Bank 
4:05pm-5:05pm: Sustainable Cities and Communities  
Pierre Maillot, Smart City BD, Bosch North America
Roshanek Afsarifard, Head of Technology Partner Development, Cisco
Peter Yeung, Head of Electronics and ICT Clusters, Smart City Platform, HKSTP
Frederik Groce, Team Member, Storm Ventures
Moderator: Camarin Madigan, Partner, Morgan Lewis   
5:15pm-6:00pm: Cocktails/Networking    




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