From sensible parking to sensible lighting and monitoring air high quality, cities are progressively getting smarter. Alicia Asin, CEO and co-founder of Libelium, discusses the three essential pillars of use circumstances in sensible cities, making residents happier, decreasing the carbon footprint, and rising income, which drives adoption. She additionally shares what know-how she believes would be the main driver in the way forward for sensible cities’ progress.
Alicia Asin is the CEO and co-founder of Libelium, a normal platform for Good Cities, M2M, and the Web of issues. She obtained the European Ladies Innovator Award in 2019, and is on the Jury for the Princess of Asturias Innovation Awards. She earned her Masters in 2006 in Computing Engineering from Universidad de Zaragoza earlier than going to Cambridge Decide Enterprise Faculty as a part of the Ignite Program.
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Established in 2006, Libelium is a whole IoT options firm based mostly in Zaragoza, Spain. Libelium designs and manufactures wi-fi sensor community units in order that system integrators, engineering, and consultancy firms can ship dependable IoT, M2M, and Good Cities options with minimal time to market. The corporate additionally presents a cloud platform answer, which empowers customers to deploy and handle an end-to-end digitalization answer out of the field. With over 2,000 builders throughout 120 international locations, its ecosystem of customers covers organizations starting from startups to universities to massive worldwide companies.
Key Questions and Matters from this Episode:
(01:56) Introduction to Alicia and Libelium
(03:14) Modifications within the area over final 16 years
(06:50) The sensible metropolis panorama
(10:01) Challenges sensible cities face
(13:15) What makes a metropolis proper for know-how
(15:50) Way forward for sensible cities
(19:24) How IoT can rework interplay with cities