Events

MBDA InVision Tour: How Satellite Technology and New Infrastructure Can Build Smart Cities

WHEN
May 19 - May 20 / 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM EDT
05/19/21 1:00 PM 05/20/21 3:30 PM America/New_York MBDA InVision Tour: How Satellite Technology and New Infrastructure Can Build Smart Cities United States

The U.S. Department of Commerce, Minority Business Development Agency, and the Federal Laboratory Consortium are excited to host the How Satellite Technology and New Infrastructure Can Build Smart Cities event!

Are you ready to reimagine, rebuild, and revitalize cities as we know them? Faced with changing needs and aging infrastructure, communities across the country and around the world need solutions that will propel them into the future and pave the way for long term livability.

Join the MBDA InVision Tour on May 19 and 20 to learn how you can shape the cities of tomorrow. This two-day event will introduce you to the investments being made to upgrade, enhance, and replace city infrastructure and how connecting our city streets to space technology offers new pathways for urban engagement.

Just some of the topics covered include:

• The Administration's Focus on Innovation, Research, and Small Business
• Smart Cities: Building Compatible Technologies and Products for Tomorrow's Cities
• Defining Smart Cities: How Businesses Can Build Solutions to Address the Challenges

Breakout Group Sessions:

Smart Cities Technologies (IOT, AI, Robotics & Cybersecurity) Session
Day 1 at 2:50 PM ET
Presented By: Arctic IT

Innovation, Research, and Small Business Opportunities
Day 1 at 2:50 PM ET
Presented By: Larta Institute

Transportation Session
Day 2 at 1:37 PM ET
Presented By: DOD, NASA and FAA

Public Health & Education Session
Day 2 at 1:37 PM ET
Presented By: HHS, CDC and NIST

Energy, Environment & Water Session
Day 2 at 2:22 PM ET
Presented By: EPA, DOE and DOI

Data, Cybersecurity, and Satellites Session
Day 2 at 2:22 PM ET
Presented By: NIST, NSA and DHS

Event Cost: 
Free (registration required)