- Integrated transport system introduces express service and quality improvements
- India's first car-free day returns streets to people
- Creating compact, inclusive, and livable communities
- Transit-oriented development revitalizes India's twin cities
From April 15 – 16, 2015 over 300 experts—including government officials, policy makers, urban planners, and transport practitioners—participated in a global conversation about Smart Cities at CONNECTKaro 2015. The conference was hosted by EMBARQ India in New Delhi, and key speakers included Nitin Gadkari (India’s Minister for Road Transport and Highways), Marcio Lacerda (Mayor of Belo Horizonte, Brazil), Manish Sisodia (Delhi’s Deputy Chief Minister), Jeff Olson (Director of Alta Planning), and Suresh Prabhu (India’s Minister for Railways). Read on for some of the top tweets, quotes, and discussions that came from the conference’s panelists and participants.