Concurrent Education Session
Evolving Technology Produces Smart Cities (1 CEU)
Tuesday, August 21
3:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Technology and data can be used to make collections more efficient, ensure services are provided only when needed, and reduce environmental impacts through fewer vehicle emissions. Bin sensors. GIS. GPS. Routing optimization. RFID. On-board computers. Bring your challenges and experiences to share with our panel. Learn how to use creative technologies to engineer your own Smart City, waste management style.
Who should attend: solid waste system managers; elected officials; regulators.
By attending this session, you will be able to:
- Understand how the Internet of Things (IoT) can be used to improve solid waste management in Smart Cities
- Get examples of technologies being employed in Smart Cities or will be in the near future
- Learn how the sample technologies are performing