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Speaking Opportunities


image The Smart Cities International Symposium & Exhibition focuses on the latest technology advances and business models for enabling the integrated, sustainable Smart City of today and tomorrow. A series of Executive Plenary Panel Discussions, Keynote Addresses and in-depth session presentations will examine the most recent Smart City advances, applications, case studies, and lessons learned to date.

Industry professionals who are interested in delivering a 25-minute presentation -- or organizing a 75-90 minute panel session with multiple speakers -- are encouraged to submit a proposal to info@smartcities-symposium.com by Friday, September 22, 2017.

Guidelines for Submitting a Speaking or Panel Proposal

Proposals to deliver a presentation or organize a panel within the Symposium should include the following:
    1. Type of proposal: stand-alone, 25-min presentation or 75-90-min panel session
    2. Presentation or Panel title
    3. Abstract (150 - 200 words) describing topics to be covered
    4. Name, title, company, and contact information for speaker(s)
    5. Bullet list of 4-5 Key Learning Points
    6. Bio of each speaker being proposed (photo may be submitted later, upon acceptance)
Additional Guidance
  • We ask that proposals be non-commercial in nature. Submissions will be carefully reviewed by the Program Advisory Group to ensure depth of information and relevance to the program.

  • Presentations that emphasize case studies, best practices, and real-world results are encouraged.

  • Panel proposals that include at least one senior-level, municipal representative speaker are encouraged.

For further information, please contact:

Daniel Coran
Program Manager
2nd Annual Smart Cities International Symposium & Exhibition 2018
info@smartcities-symposium.com
+1-815-310-3343