Interdisciplinary conference abstracts: political science/geography, computer science, law

Keynote speaker abstracts

Panel on smart energy

Wednesday 28th November, 14.00 - 15.30h

  • Prof. Ralf Martin, Imperial College London
    'How to make smart meters smart'
  • Prof. Martha Roggenkamp, University of Groningen
    'Energy networks, smart cities and the law'

Panel on smart mobility

Wednesday 28th November, 15.45 - 17.45h

  • Joschka Bischoff, Technical University, Berlin
    'Mobility as a Service (MaaS) in urban and rural areas: The impact of Shared Autonomous Vehicles'
  • Prof. Alberto Vanolo, University of Turin
    'Auto-automobilities and being a passenger in tomorrow’s smart city'
  • Nicolas Woltmann, University of Würzburg
    'Do we need ethical and legal boundaries for the development of automated cars?'

Panel on smart cities

Thursday 29th November, 11.00 - 13.00h

  • Dr. Evgeny Morozov, Journalist and Author
    'A critique of digital capitalism: The smart city in the trap of data extractivism'
  • Dr. Martin Dodge, University of Manchester
    'The (In)Security of Smart Cities: Vulnerabilities, Risks, Mitigation, and Prevention'
  • Dr. Francesca Bria, Chief Technology and Digital Innovation Officer, Barcelona
    'Reclaiming the smart city for the citizens: Data sovereignty and encryption as human right'

Programme booklet

You can view the programme booklet for the details.