Following the 2017 National Award for Excellence in Local Government Dr Adam Mowlam, Manager Smart City Office, was selected to speak at the Smart City Expo in Barcelona in November 2017.
The conference is the largest of its kind in the world and presented a unique opportunity for Wyndham to learn, contribute and collaborate with some of the largest and most respected smart cities across the world including New York, Barcelona and Amsterdam. The conference also featured internationally recognized speakers.
The presentation was delivered as part of the Disruptive Mindsets Transforming Cities session and discussed how urban leaders can integrate technologies such as Artificial intelligence (AI) virtual reality (VR), robotics and blockchain technology while ensuring that citizens don’t lose control of their data.
Dr Mowlam’s presentation discussed how the utilization of holographic technology can be used to improve urban design outcomes. The presentation provided a fantastic opportunity to highlight some of the innovative projects and sector leading work undertaken by Wyndham City to an international audience.