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Stefan Junestrand holds a Ph.D. in Architecture from the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden and is considered a leading international expert and speaker in the areas of Smart Cities, Intelligent Buildings, Sustainability and Blockchain.

CEO & Co-Founder: Junestrand is the CEO and co-founder of Grupo Tecma Red, Spain’s leading Media Company in the areas of Sustainability, Energy and New Technologies for Buildings and Cities. Grupo Tecma Red publish five daily B2B Portals and organize four yearly Congresses about Sustainable Building, Intelligent Buildings, Energy Efficiency, Smart Grids and Smart Cities.

Speaker: Stefan Junestrand is a frequent Speaker and Moderator at Conferences and Events related to Blockchain, Smart Cities, Intelligent Buildings, Smart Energy and Sustainability. Lately, he has been an invited speaker in Columbia, Qatar, Ukraine, The Netherlands, Spain, India, Slovakia, etc.

Teacher: Stefan is a teacher and lecturer at a large number of Masters and Courses at different Universities and currently also Adjunct Professor in the “Master in Strategic Design of Spaces” at the IE School of Architecture and Design taking place in London, United Kingdom and Madrid, Spain.

Research & Writer: Stefan Junestrand has a wide experience in Research and Development, he has written several books and published more than a dozen scientific papers.

Stefan Junestrand is a member of the “EU Blockchain Observatory” and a main contributor to the forthcoming United Nations / ITU “Blockchain 4 Cities” report.

Stefan is Swedish but lives in Madrid (Spain) since 20 years. He speaks fluent and English, Spanish and Swedish. For requests to speak at conferences and other events please use the contact information.

Speaker

Stefan Junestrand is a frequent and highly appreciated speaker at events related to Smart Cities, Smart Buildings, Sustainability, and Blockchain. He speaks about topics such as:

  • Blockchain for Smart Cities: New opportunities for Governments, Citizens and Business
  • Smart Cities: Social Changes, Sustainability, and Technological Trends
  • Blockchain: Solving the problem of Sustainable Building and Circular Economy
  • Intelligent Buildings using Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, and IoT

Keynote and Highlighted Speaking Examples:

  • Keynote Speaker:  “Blockchain for Smart Cities and Governance” at “Blockwalks 2019” October 2019 in Bratislava, Slovakia. See Linkedin / See full Video.
  • Keynote Speaker: “Socio-economical, environmental and technological trends in Smart Cities” and teaching Workshop about “Blockchain for SmartCities”  at the Congress and Expo “Colombia 4.0” October 2019 in Bogota, Colombia. See Linkedin / See Full Video (Spanish).
  • Speaker: “Blockchain in Governance – A disruptive way to offer Public Services” during the “Digital Business World Congress at DES 2019”, May 2019 in Madrid, Spain. See Tweet
  • Speaker: “New models of blockchain governance benefiting citizens” at the “EU Blockchain Observatory Workshop about Governance and new organizational challenges” April 2019 in Brussels, Belgium. See Linkedin
  • Keynote Speaker: “Smart Buildings, Sustainability, and Business Opportunities” at the III Tenerife Smart Island Congress in Tenerife, Spain. See Video
  • Keynote Speaker: “Blockchain for Smart Cities” at the Business for Smart Cities Expocongress, January 2019 in Kiev, Ukraine:  See Video
  • Keynote Speaker: VIII Feria de la Construcción 2018, Centro para el Desarrollo del Hábitat y la Construcción del Servicio Nacional de Aprendizaje – SENA,  October 2018 in Medellín, Colombia. See Organizers News Post
  • Keynote Speaker: “Blockchain for Smart Cities and Green Urban Infrastructure” at the “Boominfodag”, June 2018 in The Netherlands. Read Full Post
  • Keynote Speaker: “Blockchain and other emerging technologies for Smart Cities and Territories” when the Colombian Government presented their Smart City Strategy, March 2018 in Bogotá, Colombia. Read Full Post

Other Speaker, Moderator  & Webinar Involvements:

  • Moderator of Round Table: “Blockchain for a Sustainable Society and New Business Models” at “Convergence: Global Blockchain Congress” November 2019, Malaga, Spain. See Full Video
  • Speaker and Moderator: “Blockchain for Diversity”, at “3rd International Congress about Technology and Tourism for Diversity” November 2019 in Malaga, Spain. See Linkedin / See Full Video (Spanish).
  • Speaker: “Socio-Economic, Environmental and Technology trends towards Smart Cities” at “Telecom Summer School” September in Alicante, Spain. See Linkedin
  • Speaker: “Blockchain for Smart Cities – an Open Source Transformation built upon Cybersecurity, IoT and Big Data”, at “Open Expo”, June 2019 in Madrid, Spain. See Tweet
  • Moderator: Roundtable “Blockchain for Governance” at the “European Blockchain Convention”, May 2019 in Copenhague, Denmark. See Tweet
  • Speaker: Roundtable “Connecting the Urban Dots” at The Cities & Public Sector Forum during at DES 2019, May 2019 in Madrid, Spain. See Article in El Español
  • Speaker: “Smart Cities and Future Scenarios” at the “III European Congress for Proximity, Participation and Citizenship”, March 2019 in Madrid, Spain.
  • Speaker: “Smart Cities and Future Scenarios” at the “European Blockchain Convention”, November 2018, Barcelona, Spain.
  • Webinar Speaker: Title “Blockchain for Smart Cities: Applications and Use Cases” at the “Blockchain, Crypto, Smart Cities chat”, August 2018 in Bangalore, India. See Post Linkedin
  • Moderator: Roundtable “Cities in transformation: Experiences to learn from cities in Asia and Europe” at AsiaInnova, July 2018 in Madrid, Spain. See Post Twitter
  • Moderator: Roundtable “Blockchain for Smart Cities” at the V Congreso Ciudades Inteligentes, May 2018 in Madrid, Spain.
  • Speaker: “Towards a Circular Economy in the Built Environment: Blockchain as a solution for supply chain transparency” at IE Business School, April 2018 in Madrid, Spain. Read Full Post / Article
  • Speaker: Cybersecurity in Intelligent Buildings in Industry 4.0″ at the INCIBE 11th Conference about Information Security, November 2017 in León, Spain. Read Full Post

Why audiences and meeting planners love Stefan Junestrand

Stefan dedicates time to understand the organization, audience and the ideal outcomes of the speech long before he takes the stage. He customizes the presentation so it meets the unique needs of the event. By choosing Stefan Junestrand as your keynote speaker, you’ll get an inspiring and customized keynote that the audience will love and remember.

Stefan Junestrand during his Keynote speech at the Congress “Colombia 4.0”, October 2019 in Bogota, Colombia.
Stefan Junestrand during his Keynote speech titled “Socio-economical, environmental and technological trends in Smart Cities” at the Congress “Colombia 4.0”, October 2019 in Bogota, Colombia.
Stefan Junestrand delivering Keynote speech at BLOCKWALKS 2019, October 2019 in Bratislava, Slovakia.
Keynote speech about “Blockchain for Smart Cities and Governance” at BLOCKWALKS 2019, by Stefan Junestrand, October 2019 in Bratislava, Slovakia.
Stefan Junestrand Speaking at the "III European Congress for Proximity, Participation and Citizenship", March 2019 in Madrid, Spain.
Stefan Junestrand Speaking at the “III European Congress for Proximity, Participation and Citizenship”, March 2019 in Madrid, Spain.
Stefan Junestrand delivering his Keynote speech about Blockchain for Smart Cities and Urban Green Infrastructure at the Boominfodag 2018
Stefan Junestrand delivering his Keynote about “Blockchain for Smart Cities and Urban Green Infrastructure” June 2018 at the Boominfodag in The Netherlands.

Contact

Contact with Stefan Junestrand at www.stefanjunestrand.com/contact

Publications & Media

Stefan Junestrand has written a great number of  books, articles and scientific papers in the areas of Blockchain, Smart Cities, Intelligent Buildings, Sustainability. He also frequently appears in interviews about the same topics. Below a selected number of his latest appearances and highlighted publications:

Recent Interviews and Podcasts with Stefan Junestrand:

Latest Articles:

 

Selected Scientific Papers & Publications:

Contact

Contact with Stefan Junestrand at www.stefanjunestrand.com/contact