Smart city walking tour with the City of Prospect
A range of smart initiatives will be showcased, including free WiFi, smart parks and an incubator program. Read more.
Panel discussions, workshops and interactive demonstrations
Optional smart city experiences around Adelaide
Keynote presentations by international and national speakers
See the latest smart solutions and technologies
The program will have a positive and long-lasting impact on smart city administrators, innovators, startups and students.
Please note that changes and refinements continue to be made as speakers are confirmed.
What leadership can mayors provide to the development of smart cities.
14:00 - 14:20 Keynote - Cisco TBA
14:20 - 14:40 International perspective: Frans Anton Vermast - Amsterdam Smart Cities
14:40 - 15:20 International panel discussion
14:00 - 14:45 Peter Auhl – Corporate Manager ICT, Adelaide City Council
14:40 - 15:30 TBC
15:45 - 16:05 International perspective: Armen Orujyan - CEO, Athgo Corporation
16:05 - 17:15 Round table discussion - TBA
People first: the smarter way to digitise the urban environment. Michael Whereat – Coordinator Smart City Framework, Sunshine Coast Council
11:00 - 11:45 Daniel High, Manager of Economic Development, City of Perth
11:45 - 12:30 Presentation: ASCA's 'A Guide to creating a smart community in Australia - 2017'
The role of R&D in the collaboration model and panel discussion.
ASCA President Michael Whereat
The summit was terrific! It was inspiring to see so many communities getting started on their own smart city journeys, many taking different first steps that reflect the needs, and aspirations of their communities.
Harley Young, Director, Smart City Consulting, Cisco Services
An excellent couple of days.
Marg O’Rourke, Managing Director, Morconsulting Pty Ltd
Please allow me to take this opportunity to thank you and your teams, hard work in bringing to together an outstanding summit last week, the quality of presenters and the content quality was world class. What an exciting time for us all in Australia and I look forward to being an active member of ASCA.
Susan Minnekeer, General Manager, MDU & SDU Programs, Universal Communications Group
Congratulations. Your Summit was a triumph - one of the best I have ever attended. Brilliant informative entertaining speakers. Brad Howarth was perfect. The venue and catering top notch. Organisation from start to finish very effective.
Tony Krimmer, Senior Economic Development Officer, Toowoomba Regional Council
Congratulations on the successful event! I felt so much energy and innovative thinkings at the summit. You did a great job and I wish you further success in your future endeavors.
Jin-Hyeok Yang, PMP, Senior Manager / Global Alliance Team, KT Corp
The Telstra Australian Smart Communities Conference is the only conference run by smart communities professionals for smart communities professionals.
You'll explore how to:
By using smart solutions, smart communities become more efficient, increase the capability of existing infrastructure and services, and improve the quality of life for their citizens.
The conference provides the platform to showcase these smart solutions, celebrate the successes of our smart communities and share stories with members and the broader community.
International and national speakers will provide key insights that will guide delegates on what government and communities need to do to:
Unparalleled national exposure to a diverse range of targeted organisations....
Adelaide combines exceptional food and wine with art, culture and a sharp focus on becoming Australia’s first carbon-neutral smart city. It has key elements of infrastructure to support the technologies that a smart city needs, including AdelaideFree – one of the largest and most comprehensive free public WiFi networks in the world. The city centre is only 7km from the airport and boasts quality accommodation and unique event venues.