ASOCIO Smart City Summit 2018

Time: 18-09-2018
Location: InterContinential Landmark 72, Ha Noi

- Themed “Creating Smarter and Securer Cities by Digital Solutions”, the event was co-organised by the Hanoi People’s Committee, the Asian-Oceanian Computing Industry Organisation (ASOCIO) and the Vietnam Software and IT Services (Vinasa).

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The event aims to share visions, strategies and experiences of smart urban building and collect opinions from managers and IT experts on smart urban management, planning and development based on new and emerging technologies such as the Internet of Things (IoT), Big Data, Artificial Intelligence and Augmented Reality (AR).

Speaking at the opening ceremony, the Chairman of the Hanoi People's Committee said that on August 1, 2018, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc approved a project to develop sustainable and smart cities. Up to 2020, the project will work to establish a legal basis for sustainable and smart city development, issue policies and mechanisms applied to the regions subject to pilot implementation, build and pilot the application of the ICT framework on smart city development, develop the GIS-based urban space data infrastructure, and build a national city database.

Hanoi is looking forward to a model of a smart city based on convenience, safety and friendliness for all people based on the application of the key technologies of the Fourth Revolution, he added.

The summit will also feature seminars on digital government and strategies to build smart cities, and smarter cities with fewer cash transactions, along with sections on infrastructure, platform – principles for smart city, data driven city – data analysis and urban planning and smart industries.

ASOCIO Smart City Summit 2018 - Hanoi

Companion and sponsor for the event, VNG attended with outstanding activities:

1. VinaData demonstrates the idea of a smart city based on the "Connected City" platform.

2. Mr. Vu Minh Tri, VNG's Deputy Director General, VinaData's Cloud Services and CEO, shared his message and discussed the seminar "Infrastructure, foundation - important for smart cities ".

* The ASOCIO 2018 Smart City Summit - Hanoi is chaired and coordinated by the Hanoi People's Committee, ASOCIO and VINASA.

* VinaData, a wholly owned subsidiary of VNG, is providing cloud solutions that can address the complexities of urban development such as traffic congestion and electricity / water quality, waste disposal, education, etc. These solutions aim to build safer cities (through technologies such as smart cameras), more rewarding cities (with enhanced solutions). a healthy and user-friendly environment) as well as more educated cities (intelligent education solutions).