The Role of Information Technology: Implementing the New Urban Agenda to Achieve Sustainable Development

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat), the Consortium for Sustainable Urbanization (CSU), and the American Institute of Architects (AIA) are pleased to invite you to an event entitled:

The Role of Information Technology: Implementing the New Urban Agenda to Achieve Sustainable Development.

This conference will examine the impact of technology on cities now and in the future. It will look at how advancing technology can be used to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) related to cities and implementation of the New Urban Agenda.

Programme:

9:00 AM Registration

10:00 AM Opening Session

11:00 AM Dialogue Session 1: Emerging Technology

1:00 PM Speakers Luncheon

3:00 PM Dialogue Session 2: Technology and Cities

4:30 PM Dialogue Session 3: Political Will and the Future of Cities

5:45 PM Closing

 

Registration is mandatory to get UN Security passes. 

Please, click here for registration and additional information.

If you already registered, you do not need to register again.

United Nations Headquarters New York City 20 June 2018, 9am – 6pm, Conference Room 2

Source: consortiumforsustainableurbanization

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Start date: 
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
End date: 
Wednesday, June 20, 2018