IBM marketing communications associate Marty Peterson, left, explains the Smarter Cities Initiative to Alejandra Slatapolsky at the 2014 eMerge Americas in Miami Beach. The annual event has pushed Miami into the technology spotlight.
IBM marketing communications associate Marty Peterson, left, explains the Smarter Cities Initiative to Alejandra Slatapolsky at the 2014 eMerge Americas in Miami Beach. The annual event has pushed Miami into the technology spotlight. Carl Just Miami Herald Staff
IBM marketing communications associate Marty Peterson, left, explains the Smarter Cities Initiative to Alejandra Slatapolsky at the 2014 eMerge Americas in Miami Beach. The annual event has pushed Miami into the technology spotlight. Carl Just Miami Herald Staff

Beacon Council building a foundation for Miami’s strong economic future

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