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Ricard Garriga: "99% of investors seek talent"
Ellis J. Juan: "Technology will help us tackle citizen participation "
Ellis J. Juan
What Makes A Thriving And Interesting City? Something Called Collision Density
Boyd Cohen states that the growth of collision density results in urban entrepreneurial ecosystems.
Ricard Garriga: "Islands and innovation"
Boyd Cohen: "The more interaction, the more innovation"
Pankaj Ghemawat: "Focussing on globalization at a city level"
Cécile Faraud: “A circular city is the one that makes the most of its resources"
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Energy & Climate Change
Equality & Social Justice
Co-founder Menorca Millenials
Professor of Architecture and Urban Design at Keio University
Prof. at the School of Architecture and Urbanism at University of São Paulo.
Professor of Entrepreneurship
Director of Innovation and Strategic Development in anteverti
Assoc. Professor. ESADE Business Law School
Beth Simone Noveck
Founder and Director. Governance Lab
Director of Innovation, new head of IoT at WEF4IR.
Inazio Martínez de Arano
Head of Office in European Forest Institute Mediterranean Regional Office
Space Business Development and Urban Remote Sensing at Starlab Ltd
Chief Executive of Nesta UK
Metropolitan Director. Municipality of Quito
Executive Director. Ushahidi
Alcalde de la ciudad de Medellín (2012-15)
Civil rights activist and board chair of the NYC Civilian Complaint Review Board
Founder of Human Scale City & Senior Consultant in anteverti
Kumaresh Chandra Mishra
Former Deputy Secretary General Habitat III Conference. United Nations
Professor of political science at the University of Sydney
CEO of Copenhagenize Design Company
Chief Creativity Officer at Laboratorio para la Ciudad. México City
Architect and Professor at Universitat Ramón Llull
Head Net Innovation Unit of the European Comission
Co-founder of Igarapé Institute
President of the European Committee of the Regions (CoR). European Union
Director Global Initiatives. C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group
Former Executive Director of UN-Habitat
Consultant and Urban Expert
Head of Knowledge & Policy, Climate Infrastructure Partnership.
Author and consultant
Secretary General of United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG).
Chief Urban Risk Reduction, UN Habitat Chief of the Urban Risk Reduction Unit
Urbanist and Director of Our Future Cities
Global Professor of Management and Strategy. IESE
Program Manager Circular Economy & Innovation at City of Amsterdam
London in Action Initiative Manager at CDP
Ellis J. Juan
Emerging and Sustainable Cities Initiative General Coordinator. Inter-American Development Bank
Director of the United Nations University Institute on Globalization, Culture and Mobility.
Professor of Economics, Harvard University. Urban Economist.
Founder of the Better Block projects.
Professor. Harvard Kennedy School
CEO Global Creative Leadership Initiative
Director General of the Tel Aviv Foundation.
Founder and Director. Chintan Environmental Research and Action Group