Upcoming Events

DOT Webinar Series

September 09, 2020 - November 18, 2020   Online webinar

U.S.-ASEAN Smart Cities Partnership: Department of Transportation Announces Webinar Series for ASEAN Cities and Stakeholders

DOT will host a webinar series on transportation policy, planning, new mobility technologies, and procurement for all ASEAN members, including members of the ASEAN Smart Cities Network (ASCN), national and sub-national authorities, and others interested stakeholders.

YSEALI Smart Cities Workshop

October 01, 2020 - October 31, 2020   (TBD)

Postponed to 2021. Date and Location to Be Confirmed.

The YSEALI Smart Cities Workshop will bring together potential future leaders aged 20-35 from all ten ASEAN member countries and Timor-Leste. The workshop will inspire the participants to consider possible digital solutions to the challenges of urbanization.

ASCN Vietnam 2020

October 21, 2020 - October 24, 2020   Hanoi, Vietnam

ASEAN Smart Cities Summit & Expo and ASCN Annual Meetings 2020

For more information, visit https://smartcitysummit.org.vn/

Past Events

DistribuTech Trade Show

January 27, 2020 - January 31, 2020   San Antonio, Texas

DistribuTech Trade Show

U.S. Embassy Jakarta organizes Indonesian delegation participating in DistribuTech, focusing on smart cities and power distribution.

Smart City Partnership: Japan-U.S.

January 22, 2020   Washington DC

Smart City Partnership: Japan-U.S.

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
801 Mt. Vernon Place NW, Washington, DC 20001
Wednesday, January, 22, 2020
5:45 PM - 8:45 PM

Organized by the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, Japan



December 02, 2019 - December 06, 2019   Singapore

TCTP Smart Cities Workshop

The Singapore-U.S. Third Country Training Program (TCTP) will host a Smart Cities workshop on December 2-6, 2019 in Singapore. This five-day course aims to deliver a comprehensive and interactive training on planning, financing, procurement, standardization, cybersecurity risk, and related topics that are fundamental to the success of smart city development in Southeast Asia.

USASCP Listening Session

August 21, 2019   Bangkok, Thailand

USASCP Listening Session

The USASCP invites officials from the 26 ASCN pilot cities to speak to an audience of U.S. government and private sector innovators about their smart city work and needs at the Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprason Hotel on the afternoon of August 21.

IVLP on Demand

July 13, 2019 - July 17, 2019   New York City, Seattle

ASCN Representatives Visit NYC, Seattle

ASCN delegates visited either New York City or Seattle to see smart city implementations and meet with smart city officials.


July 11, 2019 - July 12, 2019   Washington, DC

ASCN Representatives Attend Smart Cities Expo

In 2019, the Global City Teams Challenge, Smart and Secure Cities and Communities Challenge (GCTC/SC3) Expo was co-hosted by NIST, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate (DHS S&T), and the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA). GCTC/SC3 brought together hundreds of municipal governments and technology innovators around the world who addressed issues faced by cities, with a focus on cybersecurity and privacy.


July 09, 2019 - July 10, 2019   Washington, DC

ASCN Representatives Attend Smart Cities Symposium

The first event was a special Symposium , co-hosted by the U.S. Department of Commerce  and U.S. Department of State, for ASCN officials to meet industry groups and visit smart city deployments in the Washington D.C. area. 

July Study Tour

July 09, 2019 - July 16, 2019   Washington DC, New York, Seattle

USASCP Hosts Study Tour in U.S. for ASCN Representatives

To inaugurate the Smart Cities Partnership, 30 officials from each of cities in the ASEAN Smart City Network (ASCN) visited the United States to participate in a series of smart city related events.  Participants  learned about global best practices, met with U.S. government and private sector experts, and visited U.S. cities that have successfully implemented smart city solutions.