Queenslanders in Conversation: are smart cities for everyone?


What makes a city ‘smart’ and how do we build one that works for everyone? How can Queensland use technology to improve liveability, increase productivity and enhance citizenship engagement?

In the third Queenslanders in Conversation talk for 2017, ABC Radio Brisbane’s Kelly Higgins-Devine facilitates a conversation between high profile panellists, audience members and online viewers.

Hear from a diverse range of perspectives from panel members including Ellen Broad, open data expert, Colin Russo, engagement expert, Cat Matson, Chief Digital Officer for City of Brisbane, and Professor Marcus Foth, Professor of Urban Informatics in the QUT design lab.

Part of SLQ’s 2017 theme Digital Futures

When: Wed 9 Aug 2017, 6:00 pm - 07:15 pm
Venue: SLQ Auditorium 1, level 2

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