Mayors committed to engaging and empowering their citizens are invited lay out their vision by participating in a themed debate at Stavanger Nordic Edge on 24 September.
To register click here (The debate is open to politicians only).
Mayors who have so far confirmed their participation include:
Pascal Bonin, mayor of Granby, Canada
John Jorritsma, mayor of Eindhoven
Florence Fory-Raffard, deputy mayor of Bordeaux
Rui Franco, deputy city councillor of Lisbon
Aleksi Jäntti, deputy mayor, Tampere
The session, ‘What’s in it for people when cities become smarter?’ will bring together political leaders (five speakers and about 50 city politicians and experts for the debate) to discuss how they successfully engaged citizens, and allowed them to reap the benefits of a smarter city. The mayors will conclude their debate with a few key findings and recommendations for the future based on their joint insights.
To see the agenda for the closed debate, please click the attachment below.
To get involved please click here to register.
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