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Deloitte at Smart City Expo World Congress 2023

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7 - 9 Nov.

09:00 am

Deloitte at Smart City Expo World Congress 2023

Deloitte is proud to announce our presence as Global & Industry Partners at Smart City Expo World Congress 2023. Join us at our booth to explore how we are driving urban innovation, addressing pressing city challenges, and creating better futures for communities worldwide.

Create better futures | Fulfilling our dreams through data and technology

Smart City Expo World Congress (SCEWC) is the world’s biggest and most influential event on urban innovation. Immerse yourself in dynamic discussions that focus on key areas propelling value and enhancing urban ecosystems. Engage with our subject matter specialists, unveiling our contributions across Sustainability, Infrastructure & Buildings, Mobility & Transport, and Digital Modernisation encompassing Cyber, AI, and 5G.

Smart City Expo World Congress serves as a platform for leaders to come together and discuss the most pressing challenges facing cities worldwide. We look forward to connecting with you and together shaping the urban landscape of tomorrow.

"We are putting all our energy and focus on ensuring human centricity is at the core of all our tech developments and innovations."

Miguel Eiras Antunes, Smart Cities & Urban Transformation, Global Leader, Deloitte

Deloitte’s Sessions at the Congress

Our global leaders will lead discussions in the following Congress Sessions:

Shifting How We Plan, Build and Renovate Urban Infrastructure

Date and hour: Tuesday 07, 14:15h - 15:00h

Location: Hall 1 | Auditorium

Decription: Visionary design will lead cities to a new era of thriving, resource-efficient and future-ready urban environments. By embracing technological advancements, decarbonisation principles and innovative infrastructure strategies, cities are being reshaped for the better. How can greener buildings and infrastructure bring cities to a sustainable reality, and towards a technologically enabled, balanced urban landscape?

Moderator: Ms. Martha Thorne, Senior Advisor, Henrik F. Obel Foundation


  • Mr. Luke Houghton, Global Infrastructure Leader Advisory, Deloitte
  • Mr. Talal Al-Marri, Senior Vice President of Community Services, Aramco
  • Ms. Eszter Dávida, New European Bauhaus + KÉK - Hungarian Contemporary Architecture Centre
  • Dr. Peggy Deamer, Professor Emerita, Yale School of Architecture

From Big Data to Smart Decision-Making

Date and hour: Tuesday 07, 15:15h - 16:00h

Location: Hall 1 | Auditorium

Moderator: Ms. Nicol Turner Lee, The Brookings Institution


  • Mr. Miguel Eiras Antunes, Smart Cities & Urban Transformation, Global Leader, Deloitte
  • Mr. Andrea Sorri, Segment Development Manager Smart Cities EMEA, Axis
  • Mr. Manminder Takhar, Global Chief Technology Officer – Digital CitiesDell Technologies


How Can Cities Fulfill their Net-zero Ambitions?

Date and hour: Tuesday 07, 15:40h – 16:25h

Location: Hall 2 | Green Room

Description: Cities have the power to drive change in the fight against the climate crisis. Tackling interconnected urban challenges, including the energy transition or food insecurity, calls for comprehensive solutions. Through curbing emissions, leading scalable projects, and fostering collaboration, cities can enact effective climate action. However, the question remains: which strategies will yield time and cost-effective results in achieving these crucial objectives?

Moderator: Dr. Hannah Abdullah, Senior Programme Officer & Fellow, The German Marshall Fund of the United States


  • Ms. Anna Kowalewska, Global EU Institutions Sustainability Leader
  • Ms. Martina Colman, Head of Climate Science, Climate Essentials
  • Ms. Alis Daniela Torres, Head of Green Digital TransformationICLEI Europe

Powering the Electric Mobility Transition

Date and hour: Wednesday 08, 13:00h - 14:30h

Location: Hall 2 | Tomorrow.Mobility Room

Description: Despite policies and industrial priorities heavily pushing for the electrification of transportation, challenges related to design, lifecycle, and sourcing of critical metals are threatening to prevent the realisation of 2030 objectives. This session will discuss the various requirements to accelerate the uptake of vehicles with smaller, more efficient batteries without compromising range, as we race to net zero.


  • Mr. Harald Proff, Global Automotive Sector Leader, Deloitte

Deloitte Booth Talks

Join us at our 310sqm booth, to discover our latest solutions, thought leadership and case studies, and attend a series of engaging presentations:

Tuesday, 7 Nov 2023

  • How Synergy helps the region of Porto to keep on track their Climate goals

Venue: Deloitte Booth

Time: 14:30h  - 15:00h

Speakers: Rui Pimenta, Board Member, AdePorto & Ricardo Martins, Associate Partner, Deloitte

Wednesday, 8 Nov 2023

  • Towards a Blueprint for a Mobility-as-a-Service Ecosystem

Venue: Deloitte Booth

Time: 11:00h  - 11:30h

Speakers: Harald Proff, Global Automotive Sector Leader, Deloitte & Miguel Eiras Antunes, Smart Cities & Urban Transformation, Global Leader, Deloitte

Thursday, 9 Nov 2023

Ecosystems & alliances


Through our strategic collaborations with some of the world’s largest technology firms and innovators, we are shaping the future.


Together with Salesforce, we empower our clients to respond to the dynamic environment and reimagine their interactions with employees, suppliers, and customers.

Prompted by the extraordinary potential of data and AI, we can deliver Trustworthy AI™ for CRM, enabling our clients to seize the competitive edge with confidence. With trust as our guiding principle, we can help you create bespoke customer engagement and unlock new dimensions of productivity advancement.


Smarter workflows can lead to value-creating outcomes and a better future for everyone. Deloitte + ServiceNow are re-architecting work to help give your organisation the critical tools to absorb today’s continuous flow of disruptions.

Check out our participation at last year's Smart City Expo World Congress

Join Deloitte at Smart City Expo World Congress 2023 as we shape the future of urban environments and forge impactful partnerships that pave the way for a brighter tomorrow.