Speaker Bio & Abstract

Dominic Weiss Head of Smart City Agency
Urban Innovation Vienna

BiographyDominic Weiss received his Master Degree in Political Science and European Studies from the University of Vienna in 2007. From 2006 on he worked for the European department of the Vienna Business Agency in Vienna and Brussels, responsible for EU-funding and strategy. In his function he was involved in numerous transnational programs dealing with IT-solutions, environmental technologies and energy efficient sources. Since 2013 Dominic Weiss is leading the Smart City Agency of the City of Vienna which is based at Urban Innovation Vienna. In this position he is responsible for the coordination and management of the Smart City and Digital City agenda of Vienna.