The Smart City Podcast

The Smart City Podcast

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Compelling and Educational Smart City Planning and Technology Discussions - including Energy, Transportation, The Built Environment, Connectivity and Water as well as the Human Factors that influence this dramatic paradigm shift.


Saving the World by Leveraging Our Collective Impact with Katie Patrick, Environmental Engineer - Hosted By Jim Frazer
Aug 19 • 40 min
ARC’s Vice President, Infrastructure and Smart Cities, Jim Frazer sits down with Katie Patrick, Environmental Engineer & Dr. Melissa Wiley, Data Analyst, City of Gainesville, Florida. In order to discuss initiatives with in the Smart City ecosystem, for…
Smart City Best Practices with Kevin Comstock, Smart Cities Director, City of Chattanooga & Dr. Melissa Wiley, Data Analyst, City of Gainesville, Florida
Aug 3 • 36 min
Welcome everyone, I’m Jim Frazier of ARCA Advisory Group, and this is the Smart City Podcast. Today, we have a panel discussion with some with, with some intriguing end users of Smart City Technology.0:15We have Kevin Comstock, Smart Cities, Director of…
Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Planning – Start Early! A Conversation with Joffrey Wilson of Mortenson
Jul 27 • 32 min
In this episode, Joffrey Wilson of Mortenson joins ARC Transportation Analyst Eduard Fidler to discuss planning for energy delivery requirements, utility engagement, siting, permitting, construction planning, and the occasional power infrastructure…
Data Analytics and The Response to Covid-19 with Dr. Melissa Whiley Hosted by Jim Frazer
Jul 22 • 51 min
A “Hyper-Connected City Future” with guest Gordon Feller, hosted by Jim Frazer
Jun 15 • 36 min
35-minute conversation about the “hyper-connected city future” with Gordon Feller, one of Silicon Valley’s leading advisors
Interview with Albert Rooyakkers the CEO of Bedrock Automation Hosted by Rick Rys
Jun 12 • 25 min
Albert Rooyakkers the CEO of Bedrock Automation critical questions about how a control system can be secure and open at the same time.
Smart City Podcast Interview with Alan Marcus, head of digital strategy at Planet Smart City Hosted by Jim Frazer
Jun 8 • 54 min
EV Charging Needs the Right Operating System - a Conversation with Driivz CEO Doron Frenkel, hosted by Eduard Fidler
Jun 4 • 31 min
Doron Frenkel, Founder and CEO of Driivz, shares what his company has learned in bringing its charging management software solution to the world.
Could Drop-in Renewable Diesel and Jet fuel Help Clean Up the Transport Sector? A conversation with Neste Executives Sami Jauhiainen and Andreas Teir, hosted by Eduard Fidler
May 25 • 42 min
In this episode, ARC Transportation Analyst Eduard Fidler explores the current state, challenges, and scale-up potential of renewable fuels with Sami Jauhiainen, VP in Renewable Aviation and Andreas Teir, VP in Renewable Road Transport at Neste.
The Intelligent Streetlighting Marketplace - Forecasts and Insights - An Interview with Alex Chatha with Jim Frazer
May 12 • 22 min
The Intelligent Streetlighting Marketplace - Forecasts and Insights - An Interview with Alex Chatha with Jim Frazer
How Robotics Can Fight the Coronavirus Pandemic - A Discussion with Simi Wang of Keenon Robotics, with Anju Ajaykumar
May 11 • 24 min
A discussion with Simi Wang, Director of Global Sales with Keenon Robotics (Shanghai Qinglang Intelligent Technology) and Anju Ajaykumar of the ARC Advisory Group on the impacts of robotic technologies on managing the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic
How to Incentize and Gamify The Circular Economy - An Interview with Michael Mazur with Jim Frazer
May 7 • 36 min
How to Incentize and Gamify The Circular Economy
Cybersecurity and Intelligent Buildings with Larry O’Brien and Eduard Fidler Hosted by Jim Frazer
May 1 • 19 min
Cybersecurity and Intelligent Buildings with Larry O’Brien and Eduard Fidler
Empowering the New Wave of Remote Workers with Critical Alarm and Event Notification: A Discussion with WIN-911
Apr 24 • 36 min
End users and owner/operators are scrambling for ways that allow workers to have secure remote access to critical information from control systems. ARC Advisory Group recently sat down with Greg Jackson and Steven Rivas from remote alarm notification…
Smart Cities Data Networks- A Discussion with Anthony Veri Jr. Hosted by Jim Frazer
Apr 23 • 44 min
Smart Cities Data Networks- A Discussion with Anthony Veri Jr. Hosted by Jim Frazer
Unlocking the Promise of Electric Vehicles Through Smart Charging – A Conversation with Greg Hintler of The Mobility House
Apr 21 • 37 min
Vehicle electrification provides significant cost benefits for fleets - unless they get hit with demand tariffs from their utility. In this episode, ARC Transportation Analyst Eduard Fidler speaks with Greg Hintler of Smart Charging software provider The…
A Deeper Dive Into The IEEE P2784 Smart City Planning and Technology Guide with Jim Frazer
Apr 20 • 29 min
Jim Frazer, Smart Cities VP at ARC Advisory Group, and Chair of the IEEE Smart Cities Planning and Technology Guide draft standard discusses the details of P2784
The Importance of Smart City Platforms in the Age of the Coronavirus with Jim Frazer
Apr 15 • 7 min
JF6 - The Importance of Smart City Platforms in the Age of the Coronavirus
Enabling Public Transit Agencies to Pioneer Mobility-as-a-Service; Perspectives from Trafi
Apr 14 • 46 min
Enabling Public Transit Agencies to Pioneer Mobility-as-a-Service; Perspectives from Trafi
Larry O’Brien and Jim Frazer Interview Joel Rakow of Fortium Partners
Apr 10 • 40 min
Joel Rakow of Fortium Partners Interview with Jim & Larry
The IEEE Smart Cities Planning and Technology Guide with Jim Frazer
Apr 2 • 20 min
The IEEE Smart Cities Planning and Technology Guide with Jim Frazer
ITS & Fever Detecting Camera Systems - a Discussion with Craig Waltzer hosted by Jim Frazer
Mar 30 • 28 min
Fever Detecting Camera Systems a Discussion with Craig Waltzer
The Significant Benefits of Using Standards for your Smart City Project with Jim Frazer
Mar 23 • 13 min
The Significant Benefits of Using Standards for your Smart City Project
The Three Pillars of Sustainability and Your Smart City with Jim Frazer
Mar 16 • 15 min
The Three Pillars of Sustainability and Your Smart City
Sampo Hietanen’s MaaS Global Wants to Bring Mobility as a Service to Your City with Eddie Fidler
Mar 9 • 53 min
Mobility as a Service (MaaS) is reimagining how we move, with sustainability, choice, guaranteed service, and fun as founding virtues. In this episode, ARC transportation analyst Eddie Fidler sits down with Sampo Hietanen, CEO of MaaS Global and founder…
Larry O’Brien and Eddie Fidler interview MySidewalk CEO Stephen Hardy
Mar 9 • 31 min
Larry O’Brien and Eddie Fidler interview MySidewalk CEO Stephen Hardy
How Wireless Electric Vehicle Charging Could Raise EV Adoption – Eddie Fidler hosts WiTricity CEO Alex Gruzen
Mar 2 • 60 min
ARC transportation analyst Eddie Fidler discusses the evolution of efficient wireless EV charging and its potential impacts on the space with Alex Gruzen, CEO of WiTricity.
Smart Cities 3.0 Building and Deploying Compelling Smart City Business Cases With Jim Frazer
Feb 24 • 15 min
There’s a significant amount of ambiguity in specifying a Smart City project today. This lack of clarity costs time, dollars and often can lead you far astray from your smart city vision. Since the smart city effort is truly in its early adopter phase,…
12 Reasons to Use Systems Engineering for Your Smart City Project With Jim Frazer
Feb 17 • 20 min
This podcast communicates and demystifies the Top 12 Reasons to use the Systems Engineering Process for Your Smart City Project.In order to accomplish the goal listed above, we’ll examine the systems engineering process, including:Discussing the value…
The Nine Applications and Seven Technologies of a Smart City with Jim Frazer
Feb 10 • 15 min
In this episode Jim Frazer discusses The Nine Critical Applications of a Smart City and the seven foundational technologies used to achieve dramatic improvements in features, efficiency and cost effectiveness in each of those domains.
Live from the ARC Forum - Jim Frazer interviews Benson Hougland from Opto 22
Feb 5 • 11 min
Jim Frazer sits down with Benson Hougland from Opto 22 at the 2020 ARC Forum in Orlando. They discuss MQTT and Desalination Systems application, as well as their participation at the 2020 ARC Orlando Forum.
Live from the ARC Forum - Jim Frazer interviews Arlan Nipper from Cirrus Link Solutions
Feb 5 • 15 min
Jim Frazer sits down with Arlan Nipper of Cirrus Link Solutions at the 2020 ARC Forum in Orlando. They discuss MQTT and Service Oriented architecture, as well as their participation at the 2020 ARC Orlando Forum.
Live from the ARC Forum - Jim Frazer interviews Allen Ray from Aera Energy
Feb 5 • 12 min
Jim Frazer sits down with Allen Ray at the 2020 ARC Forum in Orlando. They discuss Inductive Automation’s technology “Ignition” & The Ignition Cross Industry Collective. As well as their participation with the ARC Forum and the value of attending.
Utilities’ Role in the Electric Vehicle Transition - A Conversation with Eversource’s James Cater Hosted by Eddie Fidler
Jan 20 • 51 min
ARC transportation analyst Eddie Fidler sits down with James Cater, program lead for Electric Vehicles at Eversource, to discuss the utility’s efforts to boost EV adoption in New England through a new charging infrastructure program.
Sustainable Mobility at Ikea – A conversation with Angela Hultberg, hosted by Eddie Fidler
Jan 13 • 46 min
Angela Hultberg, Head of sustainable mobility at Ingka Group (aka Ikea), joins transport analyst Eddie Fidler to talk about the company’s efforts in clean transportation.
Fleet Charging Solutions - a Conversation with Dan Wilson of Chanje / hosted by Eddie Fidler
Dec 2, 2019 • 59 min
ARC Advisory Group analyst Eddie Fiddler sits down with senior project manager Dan Wilson of Chanje to discuss fleet charging solutions and EV fleet markets.
Electric Vehicle Charging Interoperability - A Conversation with Saascharge CEO Richard Albrecht, hosted by Eddie Fidler
Nov 25, 2019 • 35 min
A discussion with Richard Albrecht - founder and CEO of Saascharge about how the future of EV adoption revolves around charging station interoperability and the convenience this brings to consumers.
The International Society of Automation’s Cybersecurity Standards - An Interview with Andre Ristaino / Hosted by Larry O’Brien & Jim Frazer
Nov 18, 2019 • 51 min
A fascinating and deeply informative discussion on the ISA’s cybersecurity standard 62443 and ISA’s efforts for form a global cybersecurity effort.
Smart City Platforms and Their Powerful Applications with Chris Davis of Cimcon Lighting / Hosted by Jim Frazer
Nov 11, 2019 • 46 min
A discussion of Smart City applications and technologies with a focus on control platforms
Building Automation Interoperability - An Interview with John Petze of Project Haystack / Hosted by Larry O’Brien
Nov 4, 2019 • 44 min
A discussion of Building Automation Interoperability Issues and Approaches with a Focus on Project Haystack
Mobility-as-a-Service An Interview with MaaS America’s Tim McGuckin / Hosted by Eduard Fidler
Oct 28, 2019 • 77 min
Mobility-as-a-Service An Interview with MaaS America
Smart City Electrical Energy Systems with guest Rick Rys / Hosted by Eduard Fidler and Jim Frazer
Oct 21, 2019 • 60 min
The electrical distribution network today - and technology developments for the future.
Electric Vehicles and Your Smart City with guest Eduard Fidler / Hosted by Jim Frazer
Oct 14, 2019 • 34 min
An in depth exploration of electric vehicle technology and the drivers that are enabling fleet operators to adopt electric vehicles
Smart City Cybersecurity with guest Larry O’Brien / Hosted by Jim Frazer
Oct 7, 2019 • 36 min
In this episode we examine the role of cybersecurity in the operational environments of today’s smart cities, from the scourge of ransomware attacks to more specific operational level threats designed to cause damage in the physical world.
The Smart Rail Interview with David Singer and Wasay Rashid
Sep 30, 2019 • 17 min
A conversation between Wasay Rashid ARC’s own smart rail analyst and David Songer, editor of Smart Rail magazine on the subject of technology developments in the Smart Cities domain with a focus on Smart Rail systems
Smart City Planning with guest Jim Frazer / Hosted by Larry O’Brien
Sep 23, 2019 • 22 min
A discussion of Smart City applications and technologies with a focus on planning and implementing your project.