Townsville, Australia

2011 challenge

Townsville, Australia has been undergoing large growth in recent years, and is highly invested in keeping their operations economically sound and environmentally sustainable. The City asked the IBM team to examine ways to build upon existing programs for sustainability through behavior change, smart grid & partnerships with energy providers. The Townsville City Council has posted a webpage that covers IBM's activities and areas of focus during the Smarter Cities Challenge engagement, and includes the full report from the team.

City Leader

Les Tyrell

Mayor of Townsville, Australia

Team Members

  • Glen Garner

    • Industry Solutions, Energy & Utilities
  • Annette Hicks

    • Health Industry Sales Leader
  • Chris Holmes

    • Public Sector Regional Executive
  • Lisa Johnston

    • Director, Information Management Marketing Programs
  • Boxley Llewellyn

    • Director, Growth Initiatives for Banking and Financial Markets
  • Jennifer Okimoto

    • Associate Partner, Organization & People / S&T Center of Competence