Smartcity Chair VUB
After the participation of FitMyNest in an Industry 4.0 event early 2018, FitMyNest has been invited on March 7th as a discussant to the Smartcity Chair session on “Our future work and life in the smart cities“.
The speakers described news ways of working, of living, of measuring the city, of using energies within a smart city:
- BelImmo Innovation manager Emilie Delacroix explained the good financial and social results they gained from collaborating with the coworking space operator Silversquare.
- VUB Urbanism professor Michael Ryckewaert went through all the benefits of the coliving and cohousing formulas.
Chairman VUB Prof. Dr. Pieter Ballon then offered Marina Aubert to ask her question for FitMyNest:
- Innovation specialist Paul Numann presented the challenge Google has given itself with constructing and managing a whole new quarter in Toronto. To be continued!
- Smartbuildings specialist David Donkers gave an insight of how to optimize wiring to reduce electricity consumption for lighting, and ease the smart buildings through internet of things.