The Mirage
The Mirage, 3400 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109, USA

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Event Date Tue Dec 4 EST - Wed Dec 5 EST (about 3 years ago)
Location The Mirage
3400 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109, USA
Region Americas

Where Innovators, Financiers & Tech Invent the Urban Future, Now.

We’re done with accepting that there’s no money for innovation and frustrated with talk of 2050 visions.

It’s time to tackle the real outcomes, impacts and opportunities that are enabling future cities, today.


2018 Speakers

Shayle Kann
Senior Vice President, Research & Strategy, Energy Impact Partners

Lester Lewis
Deputy Director of Information Technology, City of Las Vegas

Ali Amirali
Senior Vice President, Starwood Energy Group

Tina Quigley
General Manager, RTC Southern Nevada

Jennifer Sanders
Executive Director, Dallas Innovation Alliance

Paul Asel
Managing Partner, NGP Capital

Franco Amalfi
Director of Innovation, Oracle Canada

Dr. Robert Gaskill-Clemons
Chief Technology Officer, City of St Louis

Jack Clark
Head of department Energy, DNV GL

Jason JonMichael
Assistant Director – Smart Mobility, City of Austin

Dr. Luis Taveras
Chief Information Officer, City of Buffalo

Chris Chiancone
Chief Information Officer, City of Plano

Caroline Samponaro
Director of Bike, Scooter & Pedestrian Policy, Lyft

Ximon Xhu
Manager, Infrastructure & Capital Projects, Deloitte

Lauren Haynes
Smart Cities Product Manager, Arity

Amy Lahav
Sr. Project Manager, Renewable Energy & Smart Infrastructure, NV Energy

Russ Ziegler
Strategic Account Manager, Polaris

Andrew Watkins
President and COO,

Gary Halbert
City Manager, City of Chula Vista

Kate Kigongo
Innovation Analyst, City of West Hollywood

Robert Kellman
Global Head of Government Affairs and Policy for Bikeshare, Uber

Justin Holmes
Director, Corporate Communications & Public Policy, ZipCar

Andrew Savage
Vice President of Strategic Development and Founding Team, Lime

Keikoh Park
National Director/Senior Vice President and Global Compliance Counsel, JLL

Jason Whittet
Associate Director – Technology, 100 Resilient Cities

Rahul Sonnad
CEO, Tesloop

Patrick Kelly
Director, Microgrid Development, EDF Renewables

Jerry Power
Assistant Professor - Institute for Communications Technology Management, University of Southern California

Sylvano Carrasco
VP Connected Car, Getaround

Ryan Snyder
Principal of Active Transportation, Transpogroup

Roger Lanctot
Director, Connected Mobility, Strategy Analytics

Kris Bailey
COO, Electric Cab of North America

Mark Minden
Vice President of Emerging Markets, Electric Cab of North America

Mariel Devesa
Global Head of Business Development, Phyn

Rod Heller
CEO, Energy Performance Lighting

Gail Gottehrer
Principal, Akerman

Jason Anderson
President and CEO, Cleantech San Diego

Brendan McEneaney
Principal, Urban Innovation, Integral Group

Steven Atneosen
Managing Director, Grand Chasm Venture

Dale Neef
Founder, DNA Data Solutions LLC

Scott Belcher
President and CEO, SFB Consulting

Rob Sadow
CEO and Co-Founder, Scoop

Kamran Saddique
Executive Director, City Innovate

Gerd Goette
Founder & Manging Partner, Renu Ventures

Boris von Bormann
Founder & Manging Partner, Renu Ventures

Joe Buscaino
Councilmember, City of Los Angeles

Bill Pugh
Managing Partner, Smart Connections Consulting

Marie Steele
Principal, e-centricity

Thomas Wilson

Gareth Ragg

Sponsors & Partners

2018 Speakers and Partners

• Scoop

• Arity

• Oracle

• BayPay
• CIO Applications
• CIO Review
• Cities Today
• CMS Wire
• Data Floq
• Fintech Finance
• Fintech Futures
• Global Banking & Finance Review
• Innovation Leadership Forum
• Innovation & Tech Today
• Lab Cities
• Marketplace
• My Dear Drone
• Parks Associates
• Smart Money Match
• Telco Professionals
• Council