We know the world is riding a wave of urbanization, industrialization and digitization. How do you best harness that power and energy to build smart cities? Are cites dumb today? How do we turn the vision into the reality? What exactly do these changes mean to those of us living within their borders?
Gordon Falconer is the Global Director for Smart Cities at Schneider Electric, based in Singapore. Gordon's background is as a city developer, smart city consultant, global thought leader in cities, technology clusters, property& infrastructure developer, chartered surveyor. Before joining Schneider Electric, he worked for Cisco as Director of Urban Innovation and Head of Strategy & Real Estate at Masdar City, Abu Dhabi.
Singapore. Photo: Gordon Falconer