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Chelsea Collier

Founder of Digi.City & Editor-At-Large for Smart Cities Connect

Chelsea connects the tech, government and social impact sectors to support the development of smarter, more equitable, more connected communities. She is the Founder of Digi.City and serves as the Editor-At-Large for Smart Cities Connect.

In 2019 Chelsea completed a Simon Industrial & Professional (SIP) Fellowship at the University of Manchester (UK). She is a Marshall Memorial Fellow (2018) and an Eisenhower Fellows (2016). Her research focuses on smart city policy and global best practices. Her work has also been featured in Inc.com, Venture Beat, the Chicago Tribune and dozens of other publications. She lives in Austin, Texas and is active in the local tech and social impact community as a Board Member for Austin CityUP and Cofounder of Impact Hub Austin. Her masters and bachelor degrees are from the University of Texas at Austin.