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BW Businessworld & BW Smart Cities in Association with Ahmedabad Smart City Limited announces “Smart Cities Conclave & Exhibition” in the historic city of Ahmedabad. on 23rd & 24th of February 2018. Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation is the esteemed "Host Partner" of this premier event which is going to see deliberations from important stakeholders of Smart City mission from the State of Gujarat and various Selected Smart Cities from Across the Country along with Government of India.

Smart Cities Conclave – Ahmedabad will be a platform to the key stakeholders to interact on important topics around Smart Cities, Smart & integrated Transportation, IT, Electronics, Startup & eGovernance, Energy & Power, Safe & Secure Cities, Skill Development, Smart Healthcare, and arrive on solutions to enlarge the Smart City ecosystem as well as explore maximum potential of projects undertaken for Digital and Smart Gujarat

The Summit will be unfolded in two parts, one – day conference, and an exhibition. The objective of the Summit is to bring the Government, industry experts, academia, related to Smart Cities and the stakeholders on a common platform to brainstorm on the best practices and way ahead in the Smart Cities Mission and the challenges and opportunities in the State, which can help the common man to be digital literate and avail the government services transparently and effectively.


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Partners 2018

Partners 2016

Key Sessions

  • Smart Cities Mission: Where do we stand?
  • Smart Solutions for Smart Cities
  • Smart Security & Safety
  • Smart Transportation
  • Digital banking for Smart Cities
  • Sustainable Energy, Healthcare, Sanitation, Water and Waste Management for Smart Cities

Participation From

  • Hon’ble Chief Minister of Gujarat
  • Hon’ble Urban Development Secretary of Gujarat
  • Key Officials from Govt. of Gujarat
  • Ministry of Urban Affairs, Govt. of India
  • Ministry of Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation, Govt. of India
  • Department of Telecommunications, Govt. of India
  • Commissioners and CEOs of Selected Smart Cities of India
  • Industry Leaders & International Experts

Key Opportunities for Partners

  • Exclusive Presentations opportunity
  • Part of Panel Discussions
  • Networking with Key Officials
  • Round Table Meeting with CEO Ahmedabad Smart City Limited
  • Exhibition

Chief Guest

Shri Vijay Rupani

Hon’ble Chief Minister

Special Guests

Shri Gautambhai Navalchand Shah

Hon’ble Mayor,

Smt. Pramodaben Sutariya

Hon’ble Dy. Mayor,

Programme Chair

Shri Mukesh Kumar

Municipal Commissioner,

Co Programme Chair

Shri Rakesh Shankar

Ahmedabad Smart City Limited


Shri. Ramnath Sonawane

Additional Municipal Commissioner & CEO SPV, Nagpur Smart & Sustainable City Development Corporation Limited

Shri R.K Srivastava

Municipal Commissioner,
Bareilly Municipal Corporation

Shri Harikesh Chaurasia

CEO - Smart City & Municipal Commissioner,
Allahabad Municipal Corporation

Shri Avneesh Kumar Sharma

Municipal Commissioner,
Moradabad Municipal Corporation

Gaurav Mishra

Chief Operating Officer,
Raipur Smart City Limited

Shri Prakash Thavil

CEO, Nashik Municipal Smart City Development Corporation

Shri Arun Mahesh Babu

Dy. Commissioner (RMC)
CEO (Rajkot Smart City Limited)

Shri Gaurav Antil

Joint Commissioner,
Municipal Corporation Gurugram

Shri Navin Rai

Joint Chief Town Planner and Director,
Sikkim Smart City

Shri D. Dhanuraj

Centre for Public Policy Research

Dr. Umesh Gautam

Hon’ble Mayor,

Ms. Shobha Srishail Banshetti

Hon’ble Mayor,
Solapur Municipal Corporation

Shri Vinod Agarwal

Hon’ble Mayor,
Morabadad Municipal Corporation

Shri Raghvendra Kumar Dwivedi

State Radio Officer,
UP 100

Shri Balasubramanian R

General Manager & Zonal Manager,
Indian Bank

Shri Wajahat Ali

Manager - Marketing,
Indian Bank - Ahmedabad Zone

Vivek Ogra

Chairman and Director,
GESIA IT Association

Shri IP Gautam

Managing Director,
MEGA Company Limited

Shri Ajay Girotra

Managing Director,
AG Dauters Waste Processing Pvt Ltd.

Shri Ajay Pandey

Managing Director & Group CEO,

Varsha Ganguy

Project Director, E-Waste Management Program in western India

Amit Wadhwani

Sai Estate Consultants Chembur Pvt. Ltd.

Shri Sudhir Mishra

Founder & Managing Partner,
Trust Legal

Shri NSN Murty

Partner & Leader - Smart Cities,
PricewaterhouseCoopers Private Limited

Mr. Nirav Shah

PricewaterhouseCoopers Private Limited

Ms. Pooja Khemka

Myschool bus

Shri S. Rajesh Kumar

Tech lead,
Juniper Networks

Mr. Devashish Ganguli

Head Emerging Business Initiatives,
Havells India Ltd

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