Hossein presented to the group September 11 on smart cities and the ease of implementation with intelligent mobile solutions and minimal infrastructure. His talk referenced existing work at RC4 including the Ministry of Transportation of Ontario project which demonstrates a functional Intelligent Transportation System operated by a context engine and sleek web interface. Attendees responded with excitement for the growth of smart cities at the event and on Twitter where the subject went viral. Follow the hashtag #MOTM2013 to keep up with the conversation.
Meeting of the Minds is an annual international summit which was held in Toronto for the first time Sept 9-11. Speakers included Ryerson University President Sheldon Levy, Hossein Rahnama and Digital Media Zone entrepreneurs from Komodo and HitSend.