The Future of Parking
The Future of Parking

Smart Cities Solutions Forum Schedule

Monday, October 22, 2018 Schedule:
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.*

9:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks

Christine Banning, IOM, CAE, President, NPA welcomes attendees to the NPA’s Smart Cities Solutions Forum
9:15 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Commercial Parking in the City of Tomorrow

Alan B. Lazowski, Founder/CEO, LAZ Parking and NPA’s chairman of the board, outlines the importance of a “hug the curb” approach to parking in the urban mobility landscape in the smart city of tomorrow.
9:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Smart City 2030 - Keynote Panel

What do the next ten years hold for developments in smart cities and mobility? And what can the parking industry learn, what can it contribute?
Hear a stake-holder’s view of the current trends and future developments in smart cities, mobility issues, and connected data.

Moderator: Tim Maginn, former COO, T2

  • Jason Nelson, Executive Director, Partner Engagement, Smart Cities Council
  • Evan Hirsh, Principal and US Automotive Leader, PwC
  • Don Shoup, Phd, Professor, Department of Urban Planning, UCLA
  • Michael Lee Sherwood, Director of Technology and Innovation, City of Las Vegas
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Coffee Break
11:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. The Smart Parking Landscape: 2030

How can parking serve as a logistics hub to reduce congestion for vehicle storage off street? Explore reducing congestion with the future parking – where a “hug the curb” model that fosters collaboration between the public and private sector, can modernize how parking serves a key “last mile role” in transportation infrastructure.

Moderator: Rick West, Managing Member, West FSI, LLC and CEO, Millennium Garages

  • Marc Baumann, CEO, SP+
  • Kevin Bopp, Vice President of Parking & Mobility, Bedrock in Detroit
  • Mike Grigsby, Business Development Manager, Cisco
  • Keith Jones, Managing Principal & Partner, Ace Parking
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Lunch and Learn: 21st Century Solutions for Cities & Transportation

Infrastructure and technology can support a bright future in urban mobility. Take an in-depth look at the possibilities, potential roadblocks and ways that collaboration can foster pilots, perspectives and a multi-modal future.

Presenter: Shailen Bhatt, President & CEO, ITS America (Intelligent Transportation Society)

  • Technology and Parking
  • Legal aspects of data sharing
  • Municipal decision making re technology Apps (RFPs and Procurement)
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Smart Cities in Action

Spotlight on key cities using pilots and modernization in city planning, smart city innovation and technology to reduce congestion.

Moderator: Alex Israel, CEO, Metropolis

  • Kevin Bopp, Vice President of Parking and Mobility, Bedrock Detroit
  • Frank Ching, MBA, CPP, Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority
  • Jose Hernandez, Senior Transportation Engineer, (LADOT)
  • Sameer Jatana, PMP, Program Director, Parking & Mobility Solutions, Conduent Transportation
  • Michael Lee Sherwood, Director of Technology and Innovation, City of Las Vegas
3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Smart Questions. Smart Answers: Ideas, Solutions, Innovation

Join today’s expert presenters for an open-mic session on the trends, themes, and topics covered in the smart cities solutions forum.  Share news about new research, innovation and development in smart cities in your market.

Open-mic session.

*Schedule subject to change

Join us as we race ahead to the future of smart cities, shared mobility and the future of parking in the urban landscape. 

NPA Smart Cities Solutions Forum Course Fee:
NPA Members:
Nonmembers: $299

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