Futuring cities

IMT and its partners
Items International, MOKA, Tactis and UFO invite you to join them for the

Futuring Cities Data day

Thursday 15 May 2014
46 rue Barrault, 75013 Paris – 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.

In this ‘smart’ age, when questions are emerging about the value and multitude of data and their use, the topic of data and their applications in cities will be the theme of the first ‘Futuring Cities’ day to be held at IMT on 15 May.

The aim of Futuring Cities and this Data day is to bring together local authorities and researchers from different disciplines to design and jointly build a smart, sustainable city. Come and join us!

Program
9.30 a.m. – 10.00 a.m.: Introduction: ‘What is Futuring Cities? Vision and goals’ Francis Jutand, Scientific Director at IMT
10.00 a.m. – 10.40 a.m.: The Internet of Things: smart devices and data collection
10.40 a.m. – 11.40 a.m.: City data: collection, compression, merging and decision-making
11.40 a.m. – 12.20 p.m.: Modeling flow dynamics: transporting goods in a city (case study)
12.20 p.m. – 1.30 p.m.: Lunch
1.30 p.m. – 2.10 p.m.: Collective cooperation and efficiency: the ANTICIP Lab case study
2.10 p.m. – 2.50 p.m.: Risks & security
2.50 p.m. – 3.00 p.m.: Break
3.00 p.m. – 4.00 p.m.: Personal data
4.00 p.m. – 4.30 p.m.: Discussion and conclusions
This day is for local authorities and researchers from IMT only.
Full program and free registration (local authorities only)

Futuring Cities is an initiative of IMT, which is renowned for its engineering and management graduate schools across France. It is aimed at local authorities that wish to play an active role in the energy and environmental transition and the digital revolution to respond to the challenges facing society both today and in the future.
Find out more at futuringcities.wp.imt.fr

 

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