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Data For Better Cities

Data For Better Cities
Events > Data For Better Cities
When 22 October, 2019
Where Dubai Design District, Building 1, 7th floor

Smart Dubai is proud to host the second edition of SCGN Talks, a series of networking events discussing the development of smart cities and emerging technologies.

This edition is themed "Data for Better Cities", and is held on October 22nd  2019 in partnership with Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade). Join us to learn first hand from the Smart Dubai and Australian government teams on how to deliver data science that matters for our cities, and how public-private partnerships can help in building a data marketplace that positively impacts our communities.

8:30 - 9:00        Registration

9:00 - 9:30        Plenary Opening Ceremony 
                          Welcome Speech by H.E. Dr. Aisha Bint Butti Bin Bishr, Director General, Smart Dubai
                          Presentation by H.E. Ian Halliday, Australian Consul General and General Manager-MEA and Turkey

9:30 - 09:45      Keynote Speech 
                           Younus Al Nasser, CEO, Smart Dubai Data

9:45 - 10:45      Panel Discussion: What drives a full collaboration across data cities

                        1. Justin McGowan, Commissioner General - Australia Expo 2020 Dubai, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Australia
                        2. Tim Mawhood, Leader - Infrastructure Investment & Economics for UK, Europe and Middle East, GHD      Advisory
                        3. Rick Wylie, Chief Executive Officer- KeyOptions
                        4. Ashton Hettiarachi, Head of Fantom Innovation Labs
                        5. Dr. Okan Geray, Strategic Planning Advisor, Smart Dubai
                        6. Andrew Collinge, Advisor, Smart Dubai Data
                        Moderator: Richard Dib, Head of Business Development, Smart Dubai Data 

10:45 - 11:00   Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:45   Australian Governments Case Studies

11:45 - 12:15   AI Ethical and Principal Guidelines
                         1. Farhad Ouroumchia, Proffesor University of Wollongong in Dubai
                         2. Andrew Colinge, Advisor, Smart Dubai Data

12:15 – 13:45   Lunch Break & Networking Session