ICE Luxembourg Annual Lecture: Smart Cities, Luxembourg

10 November, 2016 | 18:30 - 22:00

Venue address:

Room EK1 4226
European Investment Bank
98 bvd. Konrad Adenauer
A look at Smart Cities.
A look at Smart Cities.

About this event

Rick will describe the history, opportunities and challenges of the "Smart Cities" movement using real examples from around the world; address some of the main arguments – in particular, whether cities will be improved through "top- down" technology programmes or through "bottom-up" innovation – and look ahead to how we can help local and national governments seize the technology agenda more effectively to the benefit of citizens, communities and businesses.

Speaker: Dr Rick Robinson
Time: 18.30
Venue: European Investment Bank (room EK1 4226)
98 bvd. Konrad Adenauer, Kirchberg, Luxembourg

The lecture will be given in English


For more information, please contact:

Piers Vickers


Dr Rick Robinson

Dr Rick Robinson is IT Director for Smart Data and Technology at Amey. Previously, he was IBM UK's Executive Architect for Smarter Cities. Rick is a member of the Government's Smart Cities Forum, a Fellow of the British Computer Society and the RSA, an Open Group Distinguished Certified IT Architect and a member of the Academy of Urbanism.