Smart Cincy Newsletter #004 (April 2017)

Don't forget to subscribe for updates on the Smart Cincy Summit and Regional Smart Cities Initiatives. The newsletter is released the first week of each month.

Don't forget to subscribe for updates on the Smart Cincy Summit and Regional Smart Cities Initiatives. The newsletter is released the first week of each month.

April 2017 - Smart Cincy Newsletter #007 >>

The April edition of the Smart Cincy Newsletter is the fourth of its kind this year. This month we take a sneak peek at The Smart Cincy Summit and a 30,000 foot view of smart city happenings throughout the Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana region. Don't forget, Regional Smart Cities Initiatives "officially" launch at the Smart Cincy Summit on April 25th.

 

Smart Cincy Summit Preview

Confirmed speakers and panelists include elected and public officials, academic and business leaders, and community members committed to using technology as a tool to build smart cities, and smart regions. Sponsors and partners include businesses, organizations, and institutions dedicated to researching, developing, and deploying smart city solutions locally and beyond.

MONDAY
@ Union Hall unless otherwise noted

Media Day
Early Check-in
Reception @ Nada
Media Dinner @ Boca

TUESDAY
@ Union Hall unless otherwise noted

Smart Cincy Summit
Speakers, panels, awards
Innovation showcase
Leadership Dinner @ Sotto

WEDNESDAY
@ Northern Kentucky Innovation Network

Community Day
Healthy cities breakfast
Sustainability luncheon
Panels, reception, networking

 

COMMUNITY PARTNERS

Regional Support
Venture Smarter, smartLINK, Blue Star Inc
Centric, Astronomer, Wyzerr, University of Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky University, Xavier University, Founder Institute, Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, Northern Kentucky Innovation Network, Uptech, Hamilton Mill, Pipeline H2O,  CONFLUENCE,  HCDC, Nexigen, The City of Newport, The City of Hamilton, The City of Cincinnati, The City of Lawrenceburg, The City of Dublin, IEEE, ICF,
and more!

HOTEL AND VENUE PARTNERS

The Millennium Hotel - Cincinnati
Discounted rates available (limited)
Email: hello@smartcincy.org to coordinate.

Aloft Hotel -Newport/NKY
Discounted rates available (limited)
Email: hello@smartcincy.org to coordinate.

Union Hall - Over the Rhine
1311 Vine Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202


Regional Smart Cities Happenings

The Greater Cincinnati Region is primed to become a leader in smart city planning through the lens of public and private sector growth. Across industries and government agencies, we are beginning to get better about using technology as a tool to improve outcomes for people. Just recently the region has seen a flurry of activity:


Did You Know?

Cincinnati was the first city to become incorporated in the United States in 1819. Cincinnati was also a leader in waterworks, transportation, manufacturing, and education throughout the 1800's, among other industries.


Smart Cincy Spotlight:

  • Avery Griffin: Smart Cincy student leadership spotlight
  • Leigh Tami: Smart Cincy regional leadership spotlight
  • Katrina Eckard: Smart Cincy regional creator spotlight

Questions? Want to get involved? 

  • General email: hello@smartcincy.org
  • Media: matt@venturesmarter.com
  • Volunteer: avery@venturesmarter.com
  • Sponsorship Opportunities: nicholas@venturesmarter.com