Khalil Laaboudi

Senior Consultant - Smart and Sustainable Cities


June 8, 5.30pm - 6.10pm
Keynote Conversation – The Detail is in the Data
Mr Khalil Laaboudi joined Ericsson as Smart Cities Senior Consultant in 2015, as part of a strategic global program. His 10+ years of experience in change management, public policy work and ecosystem orchestration have been useful in key smart city projects in Hong Kong, Istanbul, Bucharest, Paris… In the past 5 years he worked on designing smart cities roadmaps and visions, adapting them to the unique challenges which cities are experiencing and to their political ambitions; and coordinating implementation efforts with ICT as a central pivot of this transformation. Khalil Laaboudi holds a MA in Social Science from King’s College London and MSC from Polytechnique Paris. He is co-founder of the first Smart City initiative in North, Central and West Africa (2013) He made several published contributions on: sustainability in smart cities, the power of collective intelligence, smart city value chain, engaging citizens in smart cities, and Public, Private, People Partnership (4P) as a model of urban transformation…