February 21, 2019
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Smart Cities, Smart Campuses, Smart Spaces – Understanding the Business and Social Drivers AND the Innovative Technologies They Will Need to Get Smart!
We are in ever changing times that are being driven by advancements in technology that enable the ability to provide new and life changing experiences to residents, guests, employees, business Leaders, and community Leaders.
This afternoon we will spend time discussing and exploring the Smart Cities / Smart Communities / Smart Districts / Smart Campus’ / and Smart Spaces that are leveraging these advances in technology. Our “Smart” time will be spent breaking down three main areas that will provide everyone background and perspective to better understand these Smart Solution areas:
- Market Trends
- Cutting Edge Technology
- Business Drivers
- New Revenue Streams
- Strategic Partners
- What is needed to have a chance to be successful?
- Foundational Elements
The CenturyLink Team looks forward to spending time with WTA members and guests and having a dialogue on Smart Solutions that have or will become a part of our daily lives. Please come ready to engage and ask questions to make this time spent on Smart Solutions valuable to you and everyone joining us.
Presented by Kevin Conway at CenturyLink.
Mr. Conway is a Senior Principal Architect and Solutions Strategy Lead at CenturyLink for the Smart Solutions Portfolio. In this capacity, he is responsible for working with the Practice Director to drives pre-sales through delivery activities for CenturyLink’s Smart City, Smart Campus, Smart Building and Smart Venue projects. Mr. Conway has extensive knowledge of the technology market for these solutions and consults with customers on topics such as technology and vendor selection, solution architecture and implementation roadmaps.
Prior to joining CenturyLink, Mr. Conway held senior Leadership positions with USinternetworking, AT&T, Verizon, and Savvis Communications serving public and private sector clients. In 25 years Kevin has gained valuable knowledge and experiences in Consulting, Strategy Development, Design, Application Development, Deployment, Post production Monitoring, Management, Support and Lifecycle Management services.