Urban development of cities presents grand challenges for the leaders and city administration. How to safeguard the existing quality of services and provide new developments is a big challenge today and will be in the future.
Malaga Smart. Strategy and Achievements
Mario Cortés Carballo
Vice Mayor of the City of Málaga and Councilor of Innovation and New Technologies, Málaga
Assistant Minister, Ministry of entrepreneurship and crafts of the Republic of Croatia, Zagreb
Challenges of Urban Development of Croatian Cities
Director, Croatian Institute for Spatial Development, Zagreb
Local Impacts from Smart City Planning - Smart Impact
Assistant Head, The Mayor's Office, The City of Zagreb, Zagreb
Smart Specialisation strategy and Urban Agglomeration strategy can be considered as appropriate policy process for the Urban Development only if these strategies recognise their challenges in terms of their implementation.
The importance of technology in building city projects.
Jordi Hereu Boher
Major of Barcelona (2006-2011), President of IdenCity, transforming cities, Barcelona
The Senseable City
Innovation manager and Business developer - Carlo Ratti Associati, Torino
Entrepreneurship in various aspects such as digital, implementing new economic paradigms and involving city administration in modernisation process is another challenge.
How can Big Data help to improve my life in this city?
Data Warehousing and BI Solution specialist, CROZ Ltd., Zagreb
Manager New Area Sales - Engagement Practice for Operators Segment, Ericsson Nikola Tesla d.d., Zagreb
Understanding of social constraints and practising multistakeholders inclusion with shared risk provides promotion of alternative development models, development of creative city projects and realisation of financing opportunities.