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What are Smart Cities? They use technology to improve the overall quality of life by connecting services, resources and citizens. Technologies like the Internet of Things make it possible to sense, understand and manage urban services. Industry experts, corporations, entrepreneurs, and innovators working in this field joined for a special evening program created by Prospect Silicon Valley and Plug and Play Tech Center to explore Smart City opportunities and pitching and networking.
Prospect SV CEO, Doug Davenport provided the keynote address and moderated a panel featuring: Jonathan Reichental, CIO, Palo Alto; Ashok Moghe, Principal Engineer, Cisco Systems Inc.; and David Wilts, Associate Principal, ARUP. ProspectSV client company RSM Technology also participated in the startup pitch session.
Spring 2015 – Tech in Transit Challenge
ProspectSV, Cleantech Open and the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator teamed with industry titans BMW, Continental, DENSO Auto Parts, Hyundai and Toyota for the Tech in Transit Challenge! Tech in Transit links early stage transportation companies with these industry leaders for customer discovery, development assistance, strategic investment, pilot demonstration, and supply chain engagement. Nowhere else will you find a program that can take you from innovation to commercial success. Get more info about the Tech in Transit Challenge here.
5/28/2015 – AltCar Expo
At the 2015 AltCar Expo, our EV team featured the roll-out presentation of “Ready, Set, Charge, Fleets: EV Fleet Deployment Strategies,” a guidebook for fleet managers. The publication provides public agencies throughout California with practical guidance on how to adopt electric vehicles into their agency fleets. Click here to download the guide.
5/13/2015 – CEC Grants Workshop
This 90 minute workshop, led by ProspectSV Deputy Director, Rafael Reyes, provided key strategies for successful government proposals with an emphasis on the California Energy Commission EPIC program targeting emerging technologies.
4/2/2015 – Official Unveiling of ITS Signal Lab & SimLab
Prospect Silicon Valley is proud to present two, first of its kind laboratory environments at our Demonstration Center in San Jose. The first is an open platform Intelligent Traffic Systems (ITS) signal laboratory for developing and demonstrating Connected Vehicle applications. Second is the SimLab – a unique partnership of ProspectSV and Aachen University/FKA, led by Dr. Markus Brӧckerhoff. Read the event press release here.
2/19/2015 – Global Innovation Summit Reception
The Cleantech Open, Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI), UIX Global and Prospect SV jointly hosted a post-Global Innovation Summit networking reception featuring a panel discussion. Learn more.