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Smart Places

Smart Places Summit

Smart Places Summit

When: Friday, 6 August 2021
Where: Virtual conference

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Bringing together industry, government and place owners, the Smart Places Summit is a catalyst for sharing strategies and insights as well as leveraging collective inspirations for creating smart places.

Building on the Smart Places Masterclass Series, the summit is an exciting combination of presentations, interactive panel discussions and case studies. Topics include:

  • challenges for industry and government, such as building trust and creating innovative, collaborative environments for delivering successful projects
  • examples from local government showcasing the value of smart places
  • the Digital Action Plan and Smart Western City Program
  • place-based approaches to smart places and how they can improve NSW
  • priorities for government to support acceleration of smart places projects.
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Keynote speakers

The Hon Paul Fletcher, MP
Minister for Communications , Urban Infrastructure, Cities and the Arts

The Hon. Victor Dominello, MP
Minister for Digital, Minister for Customer Service

The Hon. Stuart Ayres, MP
Minister for Jobs, Investment, Tourism and Western Sydney

Michael Rodrigues
24 Hour Economy Commissioner

Darriea Turley AM
Mayor of Broken Hill City Council

Chair: Ian Oppermann, NSW Chief Data Scientist, Department of Customer Service

Panellists and speakers represent government, research and industry sectors.