What makes a city truly smart? Brian Lakamp will discuss the frameworks necessary to build holistic infrastructure that leverages capabilities essential to realizing the full potential of smart cities - concepts including curbside computing power, advanced energy resiliency and ubiquitous connectivity.
Brian Lakamp is the Founder and CEO of Totem Power, a startup tackling the future of connected cities and distributed energy through product and design innovation. Previously, as President of Technology and Digital Ventures at iHeartMedia, Brian was key to the mass digitization of radio, growing iHeartRadio to over 65 million listeners, making it the fastest growing digital music platform in history. At Sony Pictures, Brian developed MovieLink, one of Hollywood's first Internet movie services. Brian is a graduate of UCLA with degrees in Mathematics and Business Economics.
Totem's smart hub combines modern communications, advanced energy, and distributed intelligence into a single, powerful smart mobility hub for city streets, modern campuses, retail centers, commercial facilities and beyond. Totem's mission is to provide a connected and resilient chassis upon which the next generation of smart city services can thrive.