RTCC Program Series
Research Triangle Cleantech Cluster Program Series:Briefing on the White House’s Announced $160 Million Investment for Smart Cities Initiatives
OnSeptember 14th, the White House announced a Smart Cities Initiative that will invest $160 million in research, development and deployment of technology solutions that will help American cities tackle local and national challenges and improve city services.
Join us for a continental breakfast Wednesday, November 4, 2015 from 8:00 am – 10:00 am to hear from Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP and Envision: America about ways Research Triangle Region communities and companies can leverage this opportunity.
Rob Edwards, Partner and Co-Team Leader of the Energy, Project Finance and Technology Team, and Ben Snowden, Environmental Litigation Associate, will give an overview of the White House announcement and highlight theprograms most relevant to the Research Triangle Region communities and companies in the areas of Smart Water, Smart Transportation, Smart Grid and the Internet of Things.
Amy Aussieker, Executive Director of Envision Charlotte, is spearheading the Envision: America effort. She will discuss an upcoming workshop for city leaders to develop smart city solutions.
8:00 AMRegistration and Breakfast
The James B. Hunt Jr. Library
NC State University Centennial Campus