The Wireless Cities event in Cannes, France (29 November - 1 December 2006), will look at how wireless infrastructure can deliver more economic development, social inclusion, more efficient services, more effective emergency services, better asset tracking and cheap, ubiquitous broadband access. Specialist suppliers and experts will be on hand to discuss the technology and policy maze.
The full conference programme is at the Wireless Cities website.
Experts around the globe who have begun the journey of delivering their municipal wireless networks:
Dianah Neff, CIO, City of Philadelphia
Councillor Terry Stacy, London Borough of Islington
Richard Bull, Chief of Police, Ripon, California, USA
Bill Graham, Mayor, Scottsburg, Arizona, USA
Councillor Chris Newby, City of Liverpool and President, EuroCities KSF
Mats Hedenström, Marketing Director, Kista Science City, Stockholm, Sweden