Many urban cities today, including Singapore, are forging ahead in providing a better living for its citizens by getting their cities to become smarter through the implementation of technology. Technologies such as cloud, IoT, data analytics and AI provide the foundational building blocks for enabling the smartness in our cities. While we are increasingly relying on the advances of the technologies to provide us the benefits of smarter living, the need to ensure Safety, Security, Privacy and Ethics is fast becoming the nemesis that we must face. Cybersecurity leads in this area and there are much challenges that we need to uncover, learn and address to move forward in this new journey of smarter living. Cyber threats are becoming increasingly intrusive as we embrace new technologies both in the workplace and our homes – a necessary evil that we must face.
In this seminar, expert speakers will share the current and future of the applications of Cloud, IoT and Platform technologies in enabling smart cities. The presenters will further provide insights to address Cybersecurity challenges in each of the technologies through Safety, Security, Privacy and Ethics considerations to protect the citizens within. At the end of the seminar, participants will become smarter about adopting the best of technologies while remaining vigilant against the threats that they come with.