John Paul Farmer
John Paul Farmer Chief Information Officer New York City New York, United States of America

Biography

John Paul Farmer is the Chief Technology Officer of the City of New York. In this role, he leads a team that deploys technology and innovation to improve how government serves the people of the Big Apple. He is also an adjunct professor at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs.

Sessions

Save to calendar 16-11-2021 10:30 16-11-2021 12:00 Europe/Madrid Cutting-edge Urban Technologies

Today, the evolution of leading-edge technologies opens up a wide range of possibilities in urban management. Report emergencies in real-time, machine learning applied to big data, augmented reality in urban environments that facilitate accessibility and information, and much more. How can these technologies be leveraged to improve our urban environments? What is hampering their full deployment?

Congress Area – SCEWC Room
Save to calendar 17-11-2021 16:15 17-11-2021 17:00 Europe/Madrid Building 24-Hour Cities

A 24-hour globally connected planet means a world of cities that never sleep. Nighttime economies can be just as vibrant as dayside counterparts. Entertainment venues kick into high gear, restaurants serve food long into the evening and city services, from hospital to police departments, continue providing support across the city. As people being to leave their homes and venture back into the night, how can cities ensure that they are as safe, prosperous and enjoyable as they are during the day?

You can join this Online session here.

Expo Area – City Possible Plaza
Save to calendar 17-11-2021 16:15 17-11-2021 17:00 Europe/Madrid Building 24-Hour Cities

A 24-hour globally connected planet means a world of cities that never sleep. Nighttime economies can be just as vibrant as dayside counterparts. Entertainment venues kick into high gear, restaurants serve food long into the evening and city services, from hospital to police departments, continue providing support across the city. As people being to leave their homes and venture back into the night, how can cities ensure that they are as safe, prosperous and enjoyable as they are during the day?

You can join this Online session here.

www.tomorrow.city – City Possible Channel
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