When Columbus beat out 77 other cities to become the winner of the USDOT Smart City Challenge, the city knew it was going to take a lot to bring about a cultural shift in transportation in Columbus. For the past 100 years
Connected Cities USA covers strategies and technologies to bring smart cities to fruition. Hosted in Chicago, this event will feature a technical session track, exhibit hall, and multiple networking opportunities to learn, collaborate and educate yourself about connected cities in the US. With the Internet of Things exploding across the globe, cities that once were restricted by shrinking budgets and an aging workforce are now finding they can modernize their infrastructure projects quickly and more efficiently by employing smart technologies.