September 15, 2016 — The Smart Cities Council and the Wireless Infrastructure Association (WIA) will partner to promote and develop programming for the upcoming Smart Cities Week on Sept. 27-29 in Washington, DC, and HetNet Expo on Oct. 25-26 in Houston, Texas.
Smart Cities Week is an interactive conference and expo that showcases cutting-edge technologies, real-world solutions and proven strategies government leaders need to build more livable, workable, sustainable cities.
HetNet Expo is WIA’s annual conference dedicated to exploring how a strong wireless infrastructure supports the way people work, live and play in a connected and mobile society.
Both upcoming events will feature a number of panels and keynote speeches focused on the intersection of smart city initiatives and wireless network technologies.
Jason Nelson, executive director for partner engagement at Smart Cities Council, said his organization’s primary goal is to promote smart and sustainable cities through advocacy and action.