Deepak Darda

Global Director of Innovation, IBI

Deepak Darda, IBI’s Global Director of Innovation, is an alum of the Harvard Business School with Master’s degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Bachelor’s degree from IIT Bombay. As the head of the Office of Innovation at IBI Group, Deepak is driving the IBI Group’s global strategic initiative of becoming a technology-driven design firm through focused efforts on catalyzing core growth, transforming IBI Group’s business models, investigating future disruptions and enhancing innovation. Deepak is also IBI Group’s lead for the Smart City Sandbox, which is an unique partnership initiative between industry leaders to tap the start-up eco system for bringing innovative solutions in Urban environments and led the development of our Smart Cities Platform.

Tuesday, April 16
11:00 am - 12:15 pm • Data-Driven Decision-Making for the Real Time Cityinstitute
Cities are collecting vast quantities of data from an array of sources. Analytical tools and decision support tools are needed to utilize these data to support efficient and effective decision making while driving more value from smart city investments. In this classroom style session, learn about and have an opportunity to shape how practitioners are utilizing data and analytics to achieve their city's goals.