Smart Cities: Online Panel Discussion | UNESCO City of Design Subnetwork Meeting 2020

UNESCO City of Design Subnetwork Meeting 2020 Day2: Online Panel Diskussion about Smart Cities, 6. Oktober 2020

A number of urban development projects have been launched worldwide in recent years under the term “Smart Cities”. On the second day of the UNESCO City of Design Panel Discussions, the focus will be on the diverse and often strongly diverging considerations of how to design a city in such a way that it is as “smart” as possible for a wide variety of tasks.

Keynote speaker Charles Landry, publicist and urban researcher from England, will talk about “Smart Cities – Digitization, collective intelligence and the bureaucracy”.

Discussion participants: Sybille Bauriedl, Professor for Integrative Geography, Flensburg / Germany, Reni Hofmüller, Artist, Graz / Austria

Best practice examples from the UNESCO Cities of Design network: Cezanne Charles and John Marshall, rootoftwo, Detroit / USA,
Elena Deambrogio, Project Manager Torino City Lab, Torino / Italy

Moderator Hansjürgen Schmölzer accompanies through the program. UNESCO City of Design Subnetwork Meeting 2020 hosted by Graz in cooperation with Saint Étienne, October 5 – 7, 2020, SOCIAL – SMART – SUSTAINABLE