Terry Yates serves as the Smart Cities Program Manager for Cary, North Carolina. He has more than 26 years of experience in voice, data and security systems within North Carolina Local Government. This includes extensive work implementing various business, traffic, scada, public safety and fiber optic networks. He is directly responsibility for the Town’s mobility program and license agreements with telecommunications and wireless providers, and is involved with the North Carolina Triangle Region’s Google and AT&T Gigabit Broadband projects. Terry has led various multi-million dollar projects and in now focused on Smart Cities initiatives for Cary. He has served on various appointed boards, task forces and committees and is a Certified NC Government Chief Information Officer.