SMART CITIES: Italia & Oman experiences and trends - Milano Urban Center 26.11.2015
URBAN CENTER –Galleria Vittorio Emanuele, 11 –Milan
SMART CITIES: Italia & Oman experiences and trends
Thursday 26thNovember 2015 –h. 10.00
Oman Consulate in Milan
Information Technology Authority (ITA) has been set up by the Royal Decree 52/2006 promulgated on the 31st May 2006 with the aim of implementing national IT infrastructure plan and supervising all projects related to implementation of the Digital Oman Strategy while supporting various other e-Governance initiatives of the Sultanate.
ITA undertakes several projects to empower people with required digital literacy through training and travelling seminars.
In March 2015 ITA organised a workshop «Focus on Smart City» showing a renewed interestin the implementation of easily accessible, efficient and innovative services to the public.
The event is an opportunity for debating on current experiences in Italian and Oman cities regarding urban sustainability, as well as a great chance to promote knowledge and cooperation between Italian and Oman institutions in order to identify new investment opportunities.
INTRODUCTION AND TECHNICAL PANEL DISCUSSION
10:00 –Welcome remarks and opening
Mr. Giuseppe De Pascali, Lawyer and Consul of Oman in Milan
10:10 –Introduction to the conference themes
Mr. Giancarlo Curiale, Architect
10:20 –Presentation of the Italian Digital Agenda
Prof. Mario Calderini, Consultant to the Ministry of Research and Innovation
10:35 –How Milan is changing: completed and in progress projects
Mrs. Lucia Scopelliti, Head of the Department for Innovation Economy in the City of Milan
10:50 –Not just technological innovation: urban planning for a «smart cities»
Mr. Joseph Di Pasquale, Architect and founding partner of Studio AM Progetti
11:05 –Oman experience: the Information Technology Agency TBD
11:25 Oman experience: completed and in progress projects in major cities
Hamad Al Busaidi, Architect
11:45 –The importance of the energy component: Enel Spa proposal
Mrs. Laura Montanari, Business Development and Network Division
12:00 –The start of a semplification process in Milan
Mr. Stefano Pillitteri, Lawyer and ex Councillor to the quality of public services and semplification in the City of Milan