Watch our January hangout with Chris Davis (Vice President, Smart Cities Cimcon Lighting Inc.)
A Smart City Perspective – the Emerging “Internet of Outdoor Things”
10 January 2018
Chris Davis (Vice President, Smart Cities Cimcon Lighting Inc.) is a Sales and Marketing industry professional with over 30 years’ experience in the clean technology, smart buildings, LED lighting and industrial automation sectors. As Vice President, Smart Cities, Chris is focused on developing CIMCON’s Smart City strategy and creating an ecosystem of related partners. In addition, he provides thought leadership through the creation of relevant whitepapers, blogs and conference presentations. Prior to CIMCON, Chris was Vice President, Global Strategic Alliances at Schneider Electric, President and Board Member of Baumüller Inc., and has held Vice President, Managing Director and Board Member positions at the following companies: Dapra Marking Systems, Color Kinetics, and Varta Batteries Pvt. Ltd in Singapore. In addition, Chris served as a Lieutenant in the United States Navy.
Gordon Feller is the Co-Founder of Meeting of the Minds, a global thought leadership network and knowledge sharing platform focused on the future of sustainable cities, innovation, and technology. As a consultant, he advises well-established organizations (non-profits and private companies) and start-ups. He serves on five corporate Boards and four non-profit Boards, as well as one Federal Advisory Committee for the US Secretary of Energy. From 2010- 2016, Feller was the Director of Urban Innovation at Cisco Systems headquarters in Silicon Valley where he served in an executive capacity within the company’s programs focused on cities. He has also served as a consultant to Cisco focused on the Internet of Things and Talent. Prior to joining Cisco, Feller was the CEO of Urban Age Institute, an international non-profit research and training organization which began inside the World Bank and spun off in 2001.