Vijay Sammeta is Chief Executive Officer of Silicon Valley-based smart city advisory Civic Foundry. Vijay brings over 25 years of experience driving innovation, economic development, and improved quality-of-life in the public, private and non-profit sectors.
Vijay serves on the Accenture External Advisory Board and was a founding member of the Cisco IoT World Forum Steering Committee. He also formerly served as CIO for the City of San Jose, California. His expertise is regularly sought for speaking engagements, both nationally and internationally, on the subject of smart and connected cities.
Vijay is an inspiring speaker with a deep knowledge of the challenges and opportunities facing the transformation towards smart, Wi-Fi-connected cities across the world.