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Smart City expert

Alex Frank

Program Manager, City Digital team
UI Labs

As a program manager with the City Digital team at UI LABS, Alex works to define and execute pilot projects in the Smart City space. Utilizing the City of Chicago as a test bed, City Digital pilot projects bring together experts from the public, private, and non-profit sectors with start-ups and universities to create partnerships and implement technologies to benefit Cities across the world.

Prior to his current position, Alex was a manager with West Monroe Partners' Energy & Utilities and Sustainability practices for three years, and before that was an environmental consultant for five years at CH2M Hill. He holds a Masters of Science in Environmental Science and Environmental Policy from the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy, and a Bachelor of Arts in Ecology and Conservation Biology from Boston University.