4 - 6 April, 2018 - Austin, TX
Mr. Andrews is an author, professor, international keynote speaker, thought leader in the areas of Smart and Sustainable Cities & Businesses, executive coach, entrepreneur and business owner/executive.
He has a long business career with Ford Motor Company, GE, IBM and EDS (now HP). He also worked for Deloitte and Booz Allen. His consulting clients (among others) include General Motors, Caterpillar, U.S. Navy, Defense Logistics Agency, 3M, and McDonnell Douglas (now Boeing).
He has served on 6 boards of directors and has started 5 companies. He currently serves as a senior mentor for three Innovation Centers, incl. a local one (in Austin) called the Cleantech Open. He already has published 5 books and is in process of co-authoring two more books — one on NextGen Smart Cities and one on Holistic Sustainability.
His experience re: Smart Cities is engendered from assisting in the visioning and planning process of two of American cities, and being involved with seven other cities that try to embark right now on the long journey to becoming smart. His partners include AT&T and IBM.