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Panel: Planning with Intelligence

10:00 am
October 24, 2023

Moderated by:

Keith Robinson
Deputy Commissioner of Public Works - Administration
City of Atlanta


Aruj Haider
Aruj Haider
Chief Digital and Innovation Officer
Westminster City Council, UK
Andrew Buss
Andrew Buss
Deputy CIO
City of Philadelphia
Burcu Özdemir
Burcu Özdemir
Coordinator of Smart / Intelligent Transportation Systems
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality

Session Summary

Join our esteemed panel of urban planning visionaries as they engage in a dynamic discussion on "Planning with Intelligence." This thought-provoking session will shed light on the intricacies of integrating intelligence into city planning, ensuring the creation of vibrant, sustainable, and future-ready urban landscapes.

Intelligent Cities Integration:

Explore the multifaceted concept of intelligent cities integration during this panel discussion. Our panelists will delve into the seamless fusion of technology, infrastructure, and data to design urban environments that enhance quality of life. Gain insights into the holistic approach required to harmonize smart solutions with the unique characteristics of each city, creating a blueprint for innovation-driven progress.

Characteristics of Growing Cities:

Discover the defining characteristics of growing cities and how intelligent planning plays a pivotal role in their evolution. Our experts will analyze the challenges and opportunities presented by rapid urbanization, highlighting how data-driven decision-making can shape infrastructure development, resource management, and community engagement to ensure sustainable growth.

Tools for Implementation:

Uncover a diverse array of tools and strategies that empower cities to implement intelligent planning effectively. From digital platforms for citizen engagement to predictive analytics for urban expansion, our panelists will showcase real-world examples and best practices that leverage technology for the greater good. Learn how these tools can optimize urban services, foster inclusivity, and foster a collaborative environment for city stakeholders.

Engage with our panelists as they share their wealth of experience and insights, providing a roadmap for cities to navigate the intricate landscape of intelligent planning. This session promises to be an enlightening exploration of how innovation and thoughtful design can shape the future of urban living.

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