Webinar: SMART LEEDS - Building a smart city with Stephen Blackburn, Data & Innovation Manager, Leeds City Council

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SMART LEEDS is the Leeds City Council-led programme created to identify and deliver new technologies and innovative solutions to help make Leeds the best place to live, work and visit.

In this case study, Stephen Blackburn will take us through the challenges and opportunities of building a smart city, and explain more about the programme and how this cross-sector project is being delivered.

  • Stephen Blackburn

    Data & Innovation Manager

    Leeds City Council

    Stephen has worked for the council for 15 years and leads on the Leeds City Council’s smart cities programme, SMART LEEDS. He has headed up the open data portal, Leeds Data Mill from its inception and oversaw the re-brand to Data Mill North. Stephen has led the way in promoting open data across the council and with external partners across the city and the North of England. He also leads on the council’s Innovation Labs where developers and other stakeholders come together to re-use open data to create new and innovative services. Stephen’s role involves promoting the council’s smart cities foundations of connectivity, digital inclusion and data and working across the priority areas of Health, Housing and Transport.

 

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