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The Digital City: Mayors’ Technology Summit


Program

 

Monday, October 4, 2010

8:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Registration (Hotel)

11:45 a.m. - 1:20 p.m.

Welcome and Introduction to the Program (Conversation Hall, City Hall)

  • • Larry Kane, Host of Voice of Reason, CN8, The Comcast Network

Temple University Welcome

Mayor's Welcome

  • •  Hon. Michael A. Nutter, Mayor, Philadelphia, PA

Luncheon Keynote: Mr. Vivek Kundra, U.S. Chief Information Officer

1:30 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.

The Digital City (Mayor's Reception Room, City Hall)

1:50 p.m. - 2:40 p.m.

Philadelphia: Using IT as an Economic Development Engine (Mayor's Reception Room, City Hall)

• Mr. Allan Frank, Chief Technology Officer, Philadelphia

• Mr. Blake Jennelle, PhillyStartUp Leaders

• Mr. Alan Greenberger, Deputy Mayor for Economic Development, Philadelphia

• Mr. Mike DiPiano, New Spring Capital

• Mr. David Bookspan, Dreamit Ventures

• Dr. Stephen Tang, University Science Center

 

2:40 p.m. – 3:40 p.m.

Mobility Solutions for State and Local Government (Mayor’s Reception Room, City Hall)

Moderator:  Mr. Xavier Williams, Senior Vice President-Government, Education, and Medical Markets,  AT&T

  • • Hon. Bill Saffo, Mayor, Wilmington, NC
  • • Mr. Allen Square, Chief Information Officer, New Orleans, LA

3:40 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Break

4:00 p.m. –  5:00 p.m.

The City’s Carbon Footprint: The Technology Roadmap to Sustainability (Mayor’s Reception Room, City Hall)

Moderator:  Mr. Charles Thompson, Chief Information Officer,  Phoenix, AZ

  • • Hon. Phil Gordon, Mayor, Phoenix, AZ
  • • Hon. Mike McGinn, Mayor, Seattle, WA
  • • Hon. Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, Mayor, Baltimore, MD

5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

The IT Products that Drive the Department of Homeland Security: A Case for Public and Private Partnerships (Mayor’s Reception Room, City Hall)

Moderator:  Hon. John Marks, Mayor, Tallahassee, FL

6:00 p.m. – 7:30  p.m.

Philadelphia Skyline Welcome Reception (Ralph’s Café, 43rd Floor, Comcast Center)

7:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Dinner (Table 31, Private Ballroom, 3rd Floor Comcast Center)

  • • Keynote:The Power of Social Innovation: How Civic Entrepreneurs Ignite Community Networks for Good.Hon. Stephen Goldsmith, Deputy Mayor, New York City, NY

 

Tuesday, October 5, 2010

8:00 a.m.

Sunrise Tour of Historic Center City Philadelphia and Shuttle to Fox School of Business, Temple University

8:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast (Alter Hall, Fox School of Business)

9:00 a.m. – 9:10 a.m.

Welcome (Alter Hall, Fox School of Business)

  • • M. Moshe Porat, Dean, Fox School of Business, Temple University

9:10 a.m. – 10:10 a.m.

Social Media: Reaching and Engaging with Citizens

Moderator: Dr. Munir Mandviwalla, Associate Professor and Chair, Management Information Systems, Fox School of Business, Temple University

10:10 a.m. – 10:20 a.m.

Break

10:20 a.m. – 11:20 a.m.

Let's Build a Smarter Planet, City by City
Moderator:  Michael V. Littlejohn, Partner and VP Global Business Services, IBM

Panelists:  Hon. Roy D. Buol, Mayor Dubuque, IA

11:20 a.m. –  12:10 p.m.

The City’s Carbon Footprint: The Technology Roadmap to Sustainability (Mayor’s Reception Room, City Hall)

Moderator:  Mr. Charles Thompson, Chief Information Officer,  Phoenix, AZ

  • • Hon. Phil Gordon, Mayor, Phoenix, AZ
  • • Hon. Mike McGinn, Mayor, Seattle, WA
  • • Hon. Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, Mayor, Baltimore, MD

12:15 p.m.

Shuttle to Center City

12:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Lunch (Top of the Tower, 1717 Arch Street, 50th Floor, Stonorov Room)
Keynote: Financial Adversity to Leadership Opportunity High Performance Strategies for Transforming Cities
.  Hon. Graham Richard, Mayor, Ft. Wayne, IN (2000-2007)

1:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

 4G?  LTE?  What’s in it for me? and Town Hall Discussion  (Top of the Tower, 1717 Arch Street, 50th Floor, Furness Forum)

Moderators:  Brian Higgins, Executive Director – Technology Product Development, Verizon Wireless; Alex Coleman, Vice President, Verizon Wireless; and Tony Hylton, Manager-Premier & International, Verizon Business   

2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Break

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

The Urban Network: Eight (not so) Easy Pieces 
Julie Fesenmaier, Cochran Center for Research, Fox School of Business, Temple University

  1. 1. The City’s Residents: Socially connected, opinionated, and always online. How can we mine their good ideas?
  2. 2. Social Networks: How do engage communities with technology?
  3. 3. The Broadband: An engine for smart economic development? 
  4. 4. City Employees: Can smart technologies empower smart employees?
  5. 5. Mobility: Top five solutions we wish we had.
  6. 6. Broadband: The three most frustrating characteristics. And what I love!
  7. 7. Public/Private Partnerships: How do we both win?
  8. 8. The City’s Carbon Footprint: Does it pay to be green?

4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Synthesis and Summary: Lessons Learned
Dr. Munir Mandviwalla, Associate Professor and Chair, Management Information Systems, Fox School of Business, Temple University

Closing Session

  • • Hon.  Michael Nutter, Mayor, Philadelphia, PA
  • • M. Moshe Porat, Dean, Fox School of Business, Temple University
  • • Dr. Simon Hakim, Director, Center for Competitive Government, Temple University

5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m

Closing Reception (Top of the Tower, Stonorov Room)

 



More information:  Julie Fesenmaier, | Fox School of Business | juliefes@temple.edu | 215.204.7040

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