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[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 14:57
To celebrate the anniversary of the Montréal Declaration on Metropolitan Areas (October 7, 2015) and promote the idea that global challenges operate and must be addressed at the metropolitan scale, Metropolis – in partnership with CIPPEC, the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), UN-Habitat’s MetroHUB, the University of Guadalajara, Politecnico di Milano, MTPA, GIZ and FGV-Eaesp – encourages its... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 11:57
DESCRIPTION The annual Cities Conference seeks be a strategic platform for dialogue which supports the implementation and monitoring of the New Urban Agenda, and the urban dimension of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Objectives (SDGs), particularly SDG 11, in Latin America and the Caribbean, while also contributing to fulfilment the Paris Agreement,... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 18:19
We saw more than 350 experts attend our 2017 conference in London, with presentations from leading organisations such as; Google UK, MaaS Global, UITP, Transport Focus, Polis and many more. 2018 is set to continue this trend, with intensive research going into the biggest topics that are affecting the industry. Attending the Intelligent Transport Conference in 2018 gives you the opportunity to... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 18:57
The ‘ International Conference on World Class Sustainable Cities’ (WCSC) is in its 10th year since conception that has so far provided a constructive platform to enlighten, educate and charge the mindsets of city stakeholders, industry players, government agencies and the general public on what makes great livable and sustainable cities. This conference is organized by a tripartite collaboration... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, July 4, 2018 - 16:00
GU 2nd Edition is about the importance of green urbanism and sustainable development and how can it affect the environment positively. This conference will be aimed to provide solutions towards zero waste cities. Green urbanism is an attempt to create a more sustainable place, using fewer resources. By putting together the term “green” and the study of “urbanism” and despite its promise of a... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, July 4, 2018 - 11:31
Under the theme “Inclusive Metropolitan Cities and City-Regions”, the 2018 Metropolis Annual Meeting is hosted by Gauteng Province and will take place in Johannesburg. The meeting will provide a platform for networking and exchanging of ideas. It will also bring together government leaders, city managers, urban managers, experts, international NGOs, academics and other important stakeholders from... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Monday, July 2, 2018 - 18:52
The 12th Meeting of the Minds Annual Summit convenes in Sacramento, California with the purpose of spotlighting tools and best practices working for smart city leaders across the globe. 400+ leaders gather each year to build partnerships across sectors and from city-to-city. The event focuses on emerging and tested urban sustainability solutions which are scalable, replicable, and transferable... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 10:59
Red Dot Foundation (Safecity) has been appointed by the UN Habitat to host the Urban Thinkers Campus (UTC) in Mumbai. This event is also part sponsored by the Swedish Institute, post the Stockholm Gender Equality Forum. It is in partnership with Developmatrix, The Urban Vision, Tata Capital, ISDI, The US Consulate Mumbai and BMW Foundation. This event is in 2 parts -21 June - Open to public... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 10:08
What is the future of our city regions? Will they be unbearably hot and regularly flooded by intense rains and high tides?  Will they be increasingly unhealthy and more divided between 'us and them'?  Will there be a lack of green space and job opportunities? Will there even be bird song? CitiesAlive® provides green infrastructure solutions to urban challenges by bringing together design... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 10:01
Currently, Africa is the least urbanised region of the world, with only about 40% of the people in urban settlements. It is, however, considered to be the continent with the fastest rate of urbanisation and last frontier of development. In the next few decades, the population of the African continent is expected to grow to 2.4 billion people, with most of the population increase expected to occur... Read more

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