Track: Keynote Speaker

Topic: Welcome and Smart Cities

Bio: Born in Rushville, Indiana, Mayor Joe Hogsett has lived and worked in Indianapolis now for more than thirty five years. Joe served six years as Indiana’s Secretary of State and four as United States Attorney, cracking down on gun crimes and street gangs while breaking all-time records for the number of criminal convictions and the length of sentences.

On November 3, 2015, Joe was elected to serve as the 49th Mayor for the City of Indianapolis. As Mayor, Joe Hogsett is using the same results-oriented approach that he cultivated as federal prosecutor to address the city’s violent crime epidemic, increase transparency and make sure that city resources are being invested in our neighborhoods.