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The Middle East Smart Cities Summit 2012


Doha Qatar

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The recent times have seen a boost in economy and a progressive pace

to transform urban environments between 2012 and 2016. This has led

development authorities, infrastructure companies, governmental and

corporate entities of Qatar, Saudi Arabia and U.A.E to be in the forefront

of deploying IT Network Infrastructure & Communications Solutions for

intelligent transportation, telecommunications, airports, sustainable

environments, public safety, energy efficient buildings, residential and

utilities projects. These need to be implemented with world class smart

technologies that ideally constitute the overall development of Smart

Economic & Sustainable Cities in the GCC.

The recent infrastructure spend by them to deploy Smart Cities Projects

within existing and projected infrastructure plans for provinces in Saudi

Arabia, Qatar & U.A.E exceeds over $63 Billion in the next five years. Our

2 day summit will bring to the forefront leading Middle East Smart City

deployers and project stakeholders who will:

  • Share insights on how to develop Smart Cities with ICT solutions
  • Integrate E-mobility and smart transit systems for rail networks
  • Build Airport-Wide IP solutions for communication infrastructures
  • Secure Biometrics & Intelligent Identity management systems for public governance
  • Implement Vehicle to Vehicle communication solutions with Intelligent
  • Transport Systems (ITS)
  • Deploy Smart Cities enabled by Man 2 Machine (M2M) technologies
  • Deliver best practices to cyber secure Smart City Networks

Sponsor/exhibitor contact

Mathew John
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Asia Pacific's Hub For Collaboration On Sustainable Development
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