(Version: February 5, 2016)

Monday, April 11, 2016 (14:00 – 17:30)

Conference Venue: THE PALAIS DES CONGRÈS (
Montreal, Canada

Room: 520E (

14:00 – 14:10 Chairs’ Welcome L. Anthopoulos (TEI of Thessaly, Greece) TEI of Thessaly, Greece
14:10 – 14:30 Keynote: City as Platform Beth Coleman
(Associate Professor, University of Waterloo, Director of City as Platform)
University of Waterloo
14:30-14:45 Discussion
SESSION 1: Smart City Applications and Frameworks (Chair: L. Anthopoulos)
14:45 – 15:00 SMARTBUS: A Web Application for Smart Urban Mobility and Transportation S. Ram (University of Arizona)
Y. Wang (University of Arizona)
F. Currim (University of Arizona)
F. Dong (University of Arizona)
E. Dantas (Prefeitura Municipal de Fortaleza)
L.A. Sabóia (Prefeitura Municipal de Fortaleza)
University of Arizona, USA
Prefeitura Municipal de Fortaleza, Brazil
15:00 – 15:15 Smart Cities in China: A Review and the Case of Dream Town in the City of Hangzhou I. Argyriou (Conseil National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS)) Conseil National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS)
15:15 – 15:30 Smart City Energy Planning: Integrating Data and Tools J. P. Gouveia (Universidade NOVA de Lisboa)
J. Seixas (Universidade NOVA de Lisboa)
G. Giannakidis (Center for Renewable Energy Sources and Saving, Greece)
Universidade NOVA de Lisboa
Center for Renewable Energy Sources and Saving, Greece
Coffee Break
SESSION 2: Smart City Applications Trends and Issues (Chair: L. Anthopoulos)
16:00 – 16:15 Session 1 summary and discussion
16:15 – 16:30 Smart City and Smart Government: Synonymous or Complementary? L. Anthopoulos (TEI of Thessaly)
C.G. Reddick (University of San Antonio, Texas)
TEI of Thessaly, Greece
University of San Antonio, Texas, USA
16:30 – 16:45 Technological Ecosystems’ Role in Preventing Neo-Feudalism in Smart-City Informatization A. Paulin (Viena University of Technology) Viena University of Technology
16:45 – 17:00 Smart Service Portfolios: do the Cities Follow Standards? L. Anthopoulos (TEI of Thessaly, Greece)
M. Janssen (Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands)
V. Weerakoddy (Brunel Business School, UK)
TEI of Thessaly, Greece
Delft University of Technology (TU Delft), The Netherlands
Brunel University, UK
17:00 – 17:30 Workshop summary and discussion
End of Workshop