Event Overview

Event Overview

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is focusing on the country’s other abundant natural resource to take it beyond the age of oil. The kingdom is now converting thousands of square kilometers of sand into new smart and futuristic cities as it seeks to diversify and move away from the dependency of oil, create job opportunities and boost investment.
In the last month alone, the world’s largest oil exporter announced two major developments,one covering an area bigger than Belgium and another almost the size of Moscow which is apart from the country’s plans to build a series of economic cities, special zones in logistics,tourism, industry and finance, an entertainment city as well as a $10 billion financial district.
The Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs in May announced that development 10 new Smart Cities that will be developed across the Kingdom as part of realizing the goals of the National Transformation Program of 2020. The highest authorities have entrusted the ministry to implement the smart city projects.
In October 2017 Saudi Arabia announced that the country will be developing a $500 billion Smart City of the Future called NEOM. The 26,500 square km (10,230 square mile) zone, known as NEOM, will focus on industries including energy and water, biotechnology, food, advanced manufacturing and entertainment.
Hence, we at TraiCon are proud to present the first ever Innovative Cities Summit scheduled to take place on the 9th & 10th of May 2018 in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, a very exclusive two day platform for government leaders and industry experts to address inhabitable and sustainable city challenges, share their views on integrated smart technology and solutions and forge new partnerships. It is a global platform to explore how cities can better govern and build up resilience through policy, technology and social innovations.
At this summit we will explore how to create successful collaborations between public and private sectors; the ways to fully leverage the modernization opportunities that will help boost Infrastructure, transport, increase investment opportunities and to develop smart sustainable cities. This platform will include a series of local and international keynote presentations, panel discussions, local and international case studies, interviews, demos, innovations and round table discussions; you will discover the latest trends, disruptors and innovators that are responsible for revolutionizing the industry as we know it.
We request all the government stake holders, private sector stake holders and smart city solution providers to support this initiative that focuses on Transforming Saudi Arabia’s Cities into Secure & Digitalized Sustainable Cities.

What Makes a City Smart?

  • Smart Mobility Solutions
  • Smart Water Solutions
  • Smart Energy Solutions
  • Smart Cybersecurity and Privacy Solutions
  • Smart Parking Solutions
  • IoT Solution for Smart Cities
  • Smart Data Solutions
  • Smart Education Solutions
  • Smart Healthcare Solutions
  • Cloud Computing Solutions
  • Smart Safety & Surveillance Solutions
  • Smart ICT Solutions for Smart Cities
  • E-Governance
  • Smart Sanitation & Solid Waste Management Solutions
  • Smart Lighting Solutions
  • Artificial Intelligence

Focused Industries

Artificial Intelligences

Smart Healthcare Solutions

IoT Solution for Smart Cities

Smart Lighting Solutions

Smart Mobility Solutions


Smart Energy Solutions

Smart Education Solutions

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