Clevest Joins Smart Cities Council, the Coalition for Smart, Sustainable Cities

Thu, 2015-08-06 16:05 -- SCC Staff

August 3, 2015—Clevest Solutions Inc., a leading provider of mobile workforce automation software, has announced that it has joined the Smart Cities Council as an Associate Partner. The Smart Cities Council is a coalition of industry thought leaders, innovators and practitioners dedicated to improving the livability, workability and sustainability of the world’s cities.

Clevest offers a complete solution for the smart city and utility mobile workforce to help deploy, operate and maintain infrastructure. Clevest’s solutions improve worker and citizen safety, reduce the environmental impact of field work, and increase operational efficiency to drive down the cost to serve citizens.

“We share the Smart Cities Council’s vision of cities that are livable, workable and sustainable,” stated Thomas Ligocki, President and CEO, Clevest. “As a worldwide provider of mobile workforce automation solutions for smart grid and smart city field operations, Clevest is proud to support and inform city leaders, planners and citizens in building sustainable cities.”

Clevest will showcase their solutions at Smart Cities Week – North America’s first major smart cities conference and expo hosted by the Smart Cities Council in Washington, D.C. on September 15-17, 2015.

“Clevest enables cities and utilities to rapidly automate and optimize field installation, operations and maintenance of new smart technologies,” added Jesse Berst, Chairman of the Smart Cities Council. “Their deep domain knowledge and international experience will provide the tools cities need to transform their field operations.”

About Clevest Smart City Solutions

Clevest Smart City solutions are purpose-built for city operations departments to effectively deploy, operate and maintain new metering, monitoring and control, and network communications technologies within their smart city infrastructure. In the control room, the solutions enable real-time insight to the location and status of field workers, trouble events and field work locations in the visual context of city infrastructure. This allows for the quick identification of work to be completed, seamless appointment bookings, and automatic scheduling and assignment of work. In the field, streamlined workflows help field workers quickly complete work on a mobile device, view contextual data on maps and stay safe with support from nearby workers and alerts to the control room.

About Clevest

Clevest provides the only complete solution for mobile workforce automation, smart grid and smart city operations exclusively for utilities and city operational departments. Over 150 customers worldwide have chosen Clevest to transform their field operations by harnessing the power of our software and deep domain knowledge of mobile computing and field operations. Learn more at

About the Smart Cities Council

The Smart Cities Council is the trusted advisor to equip cities with tools and knowledge to cope with expanding populations, shrinking budgets and aging infrastructure. It is comprised of the world's foremost smart city practitioners advised by unbiased, independent experts, including top universities, national laboratories, standards bodies, climate advocacy groups and development banks. The Council’s goal is to accelerate the growth of smart cities worldwide by providing city leaders with best practices and vendor-neutral guidance on technology, finance, policy and citizen engagement. For more information, visit