Under the Patronage of

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum

Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai

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Miguel Eiras Antunes

Global Smart Cities, Smart Nation & Local Government Leader
Deloitte

Miguel Eiras Antunes - Global Smart Cities & Local Government Leader at Deloitte Consulting business strategy has been a lifetime experience to Miguel since the moment he started his career, in the early 90’s. Since then, Miguel built a path of excellence and success through a deep understanding of public and private entities on complex projects and large business transformation initiatives. Thinking ahead of his time, Miguel has spoken at global conferences and events about the future trends on civil government, education, transport & mobility, health & wellness, environment and sustainability and developed strong relationships with global leadership teams and advisory boards of several global forums regarding future cities. Global Leader for Smart Cities at Deloitte. He also leads Government & Public Services and Transportation, Hospitality, Services and Automotive Sectors at Deloitte Portugal.


Sessions of the speaker

25-MAR-2020

25-MAR-2020

10:00 - 11:30

According to the United Nations ‘World Urbanisation Prospects’ report published in 2014, 75% of the world’s population is expected to live in urban areas by the year 2050. Currently, 54% of the global population is located in cities. Between now and 2020, the global urban population is expected to jump by about 1.84% per year.
- Population boom and urbanisations puts a lot of strain on resources & calls for smart cities with meticulously urban design to promote efficiency, eco-friendly and sustainability.  
- Transforming traditional cities to smart cities and their challenges.
- Identifying solutions to combat security issues
- Building the trust of smart city citizens
- Building smart cities with safety and intelligent mobility.  
- Future of Autonomous and Electric Cars and its impact.
- How will future mobility impact the residents of tomorrow's smart cities?
- Traffic Management: Top priority for many smart cities 

10:00 - 10:05

Introduction

Speakers:
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Miguel Eiras Antunes
Global Smart Cities, Smart Nation & Local Government Leader
Deloitte

10:05 - 10:20

Keynote Address

Speakers:
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Caspar Herzberg
President, Middle East & Africa
Schneider Electric

10:20 - 10:35

Keynote Address

Speakers:
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Lacina Kone
Director General
Smart Africa

10:35 - 11:25

Panel Discussion

Speakers:
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Hugues Parant
Chief Executive Officer
Euroméditerranée Public Urban and Economic Development Agency
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Harj Dhaliwal
Managing Director, Middle East and India
Virgin Hyperloop One
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Karen K Burns
Co-Founder & CEO
Visory
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Alan Williams
Vice President Expo 2020 Sponsorship & Operations
UPS
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Dr. Denisa Zilakova
Director General
Central Coordination Body under Slovak Deputy Prime Minister´s Office
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Dr. Davor Meersman
Chief Executive Officer
Open & Agile Smart Cities (OASC)

11:25 - 11:30