Conferences and Speeches

2018 AAMA Smart Cities Conference

Wednesday, June 20, 2018
12:30 PM - 06:00 PM PT

The Smart Cities movement is creating considerable business opportunities for governments, citizens, and technology companies to take part in a strategic leap into the future and possibly the deliverance of humankind, with a global market value of over $2 trillion by 2025.

Join leading executives and thought leaders as we gather to examine the smart cities evolution, with a focus on several key areas:

  • Leading Trends in Transportation Innovation
  • Innovation for a Smart, Secure City
  • Sustainable Cities and Communities

What technologies will drive growth, efficiency, connectivity, and urbanization in the future? How does AI play a key role in smart cities for parking, mobility, the grid, adaptive signal control, and waste management?  This forward-looking event is designed for businesses and investors ready to see what the future holds—and ready to take a big leap into the future of IoT and urban infrastructure. Don’t miss this innovative event and lively talk-back, led by the most sought-after voices in the smart city movement!


Dr. Jonathan Reichental
Chief Information Officer
City of Palo Alto
Pierre Maillot
Director, Smart City Business Development
Bosch North America
Roshanak Afsarifard
Head of Technology Partner Development
Cisco Systems, Inc.

Michael Rosengarten
Chief Executive Officer

Michelle Littlefield
Program Lead, Digital Services and Analytics
City of Redwood City
Peter Yeung
Head of Electronics & ICT Clusters, Smart City Platform
Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation
Nader Fathi
Founder and CEO
Kiana Analytics
Camarin E.B. Madigan
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Canice Wu
Managing Director
Signify Partners
Teresa Li
Senior Credit Officer
Silicon Valley Bank
Matthew Trotter
Managing Director, Hardware & Frontier Tech
Silicon Valley Bank
William Santana Li
Chairman and CEO
Norihiro Kondo
Panasonic Ventures
Jack Stoddard
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Charlene Yu Vaughn
Founder & CEO
The Algonquin Group
E. John Park
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Frederik Groce
Team Member
Storm Ventures

Steve Yung
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
V5 Systems

Nebiu Mela
Intel Capital: Automated Driving Group
Lisa M. Lum
Executive Director
AAMA Silicon Valley


12:30 PM - 01:00 PM | Registration

01:05 PM - 01:15 PM | Welcome Remarks

01:15 PM - 02:15 PM | Leading Trends in Transportation Innovation
Dr. Jonathan Reichental, CIO, City of Palo Alto
Nebiu Mela, Investor, Intel Capital: Automated Driving Group
Moderator: Jack Stoddard, Partner, Morgan Lewis

02:20 PM - 02:50 PM | Fireside Chat
Dr. Jonathan Reichental, CIO, City of Palo Alto
Moderator: Charlene Yu Vaughn, CEO, The Algonquin Group

02:50 PM - 03:00 PM | Networking Break

03:00 PM - 04:00 PM | Innovation for a Smart, Secure City 
William Santana Li, Chairman & CEO, Knightscope
Michael Rosengarten, CEO, Camino
Michelle Littlefield, Program Lead, City of Redwood City
Norihiro Kondo, Director, Panasonic Ventures
Steve Yung, Chairman & CEO, V5 Systems
Moderator: Matthew Trotter, Managing Director, Silicon Valley Bank

04:05 PM - 05:05 PM | Sustainable Cities and Communities
Pierre Maillot, Smart City BD, Bosch North America
Roshanek Afsarifard, Head of Technology Partner Development, Cisco
Peter Yeung, Head of Electronics and ICT Clusters, Smart City Platform, HKSTP
Frederik Groce, Team Member, Storm Ventures
Moderator: Camarin Madigan, Partner, Morgan Lewis

05:15 PM - 06:00 PM | Cocktails/Networking


For more information or to register, please contact Lisa Lum.