St. Louis

Getting To Smart - Connected Cities Tour

Date: September 19, 2019



9:00 - Check In
9:10 - WelcomeDanna Ellison, District Vice President, Graybar
9:20 - “Getting to Smart”-Peter Murray, Executive Director, Dense Networks
9:30 - Smart St. Louis-Robert Gaskill-Clemons, CTO, St. Louis
9:50 - “Getting to Smart”-Building a Smart Connected City
Moderator:Peter Murray, Executive Director, Dense Networks
Robert Gaskill-Clemons, CTO, St. Louis
Mike Stevens, CIO, Columbus, Ohio
Jim Lockwood, President, CityPole
Patti Zullo, Sr. Director, Charter
Alda Licis, Senior Director, Landmark Dividend
10:45 - Break
10:55 - Omnia/US Communities- Holly Ruser, Manager, Comm/Data, Graybar
11:05 - Smart Columbus/Emerging Technologies
Moderator, Peter Murray, Executive Director, Dense Networks
Mike Stevens, CIO, Columbus, Ohio
Greg Hrebek, Hitachi Social Innovations
Kurt Jacobs, Director, JMA Wireless
11:45 - Connected Real Estate
Moderator: Peter Murray, Executive Director, Dense Networks
Bill Cune, Vice President, Corning
Eric Toenjes, Manager, Mobility, Graybar
Brad Baumann, VP, Gabes
Dan MacDuffie, GM, Granite Telecom
Lisa Youngers, CEO, Fiber Broadband Association
12:30 - Lunch and Networking
2:00 - Adjourn


Chief Innovation Officer  |  City of Columbus

Michael Stevens was appointed in 2017 by Mayor Andrew J. Ginther to be the first Chief Innovation Officer for the City of Columbus.

Chief Technical Officer  |  City of St. Louis

CEO  |  Hitachi

​Mark Jules leads Hitachi’s Smart Spaces and Video Intelligence division, which develops software and hardware solutions that support safer, smarter and more efficient communities through connected intelligence.

Publisher  |  Connected Real Estate Magazine.

Rich is the Publisher of Connected Real Estate Magazine.

Executive Director  |  Fiber Broadband Association

Lisa R. Youngers currently leads the Fiber Broadband Association as its Executive Director— the largest trade association in the Americas dedicated to all-fiber-optic broadband.

Director, Solutions  |  JMA Wireless

A 20 year veteran of emerging communication technologies, Kurt leads market development enabling the new enterprise value chain with communications infrastructure for the IoT ecosystem.

Business Development Consultant  |  Landmark Dividend, LLC

Ms. Alda Licis is an Operations Executive with 20+ years in technology. She currently provides Business Development consulting services to Landmark Dividend, bringing the Flexgrid 5G infrastructure product to market for carriers in the US and Canada.

Senior Director, Smart City Solutions  |  Spectrum Enterprise

Ms. Zullo has over 20 years of enterprise leadership experience in the areas of IOT/analytics, cloud, Internet security and mobile communications.

Venue Information

The Sheldon Concert Hall - Ballroom

  • Address: 3648 Washington Blvd. St. Louis

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