Participate in mayors debate at Stavanger Nordic Edge

24/09/2018 - 24/09/2018 (Stavanger)

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. 


Draft agenda

Session moderator: Anna Lisa Boni, Secretary General EUROCITIES

16:30-16:45 Welcome and introduction

  • Welcome: Christine Sagen Helgø Mayor of Stavanger (tbc)
  • Introduction: Anna Lisa Boni, Secretary General EUROCITIES

16:45- 17:15 Insights on citizen engagement and smart cities by politicians 

17:15-18:15 Debate with all invited mayors and agree on recommendation

18:15-18:30 Closing remarks


To get involved please click here to register.

This session has been organised in partnership with the Nordic Edge Expo in Stavanger

 

 


For more information contact bernadett.degrendele@eurocities.eu

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SEE ALSO

event

EUROCITIES autumn economic development forum
17/10/2018 - 19/10/2018

news

Electric car club launches in Greenwich
24/07/2018

news

European Cities to collaborate on ‘Humble Lamppost’ scale up
24/07/2018

This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under Grant Agreement N°691895

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Nathan Pierce

Programme Director

Greater London Authority
pmo@sharingcities.eu

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Bernadett Köteles-Degrendele

Communication & Replication

EUROCITIES
bernadett.degrendele@eurocities.eu
+32 479 52 04 81