Danielle Storey


Chief Innovation Officer, Smarter Technology Solutions

Experiences in smart cities - an Australian example

Dani will share an overview of Ipswich City Council's pilot project and how this fits into council's strategy for becoming a leading smart city.

As a passionate innovator, technologist and sustainability enthusiast, Dani is a driving force within the smart city technologies sector. She is passionate in the improvement of economy, livability and sustainability in our communities using technology to solve modern issues. Dani and Smarter Technology Solutions have several smart city pilots, living labs and landmark projects that they have been engaged in.

Dani offers a knowledgeable and proven approach to addressing the operational inefficiencies that businesses face as well as solving complex business process challenges. Unlike many technologists, Dani seeks to understand the business motivations, operational processes and efficiencies sought, before offering technical solutions..

Dani has a demonstrated track record, efficiently operating and managing successful innovative technology entities. Prior to launching Smarter Technology Solutions, Dani was the SVP of technical delivery and operations where she previously led a Canberra-based mobility startup to a BRW Fast 100 Standing in 2013, before launching the women-led IoT solutions specialists Smarter Technology Solutions, with a nomination for 2016’s Young Entrepreneur of the Year Gold Coast.