A seminar led by Luís Bettencourt, Director of the Mansueto Institute for Urban Innovation at the University of Chicago, on sustainable urban development.
A seminar led by David Ward on the impact of autonomous vehicles on air quality and safety.
The Ninth Session of the World Urban Forum will be the first session to focus on the implementation of the New Urban Agenda adopted in Habitat III.
A seminar led by Marty Chen on developing inclusive cities for the urban working poor
A seminar led by Nora Libertun de Duren on housing issues in Latin America
A seminar led by Eugenie Birch of the University of Pennsylvania on how urbanism is becoming a way of life.
A seminar led by Michael Westphal, a Senior Associate at the World Resources Institute, on "Powering Cities in the Global South: How Energy Access for All Benefits the Economy and the Environment," another chapter of the World Resources Report, "Towards a More Equal City."
A seminar led by Robert Buckley of the Urban Institute on how the world's largest cities financed their first sewer systems.
A seminar led by WRI Ross Center's Robin King on the WRR working paper, “Confronting the Urban Housing Crisis in the Global South: Adequate, Secure, and Affordable Housing”.
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