In this discussion, ICF Co-Founder Lou Zacharilla speaks with Mayor Fred Eisenberger of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Hamilton is one of the Top7 Intelligent Communities of 2020. Mayor Fred Eisenberger was born in Amsterdam and immigrated to Canada with his family when he was eight years old. His experience, vision and leadership led him to a successful return to office as Hamilton’s Mayor in October 2014. His passion for the city and plans for growth and prosperity support the desire to take Hamilton to new levels, firmly placing it as one of the 10 largest and most important municipalities in the country. Fred has previously served as a member of city council, Chair of the Hamilton Port Authority and as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian Urban Institute.