Partners’ Events

Upcoming events organized by Resilient Cities Partners

 

August

 

26 to 30 Aug – 7th International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC Davos 2018

The International Disaster and Risk Conferences (IDRC) – the world’s leading conferences on integrative risk management. A unique community of business leaders, decision makers, practitioners, international organisations, NGO, and scientists committed to find solutions to the risks posed at societies and organisations today.

 

October

1 to 5 Oct – 54th ISOCARP Congress: Bodø, Norway

The joint conference will be organized around six concurrent tracks and sub-themes:

  • THE GLOBAL VIEW: Climate Change Impacts, Sustainability and Resilience
  • SPOTLIGHT CITIES: Planning for Coastal Cities, Remote Towns, and High North Cities
  • CLIMATE-PROOF CITIES: Planning for Weather, Water, Food and Energy
  • TECHNOLOGY AND INFRASTRUCTURE: Clean, Green, Smart and Resilient
  • SOCIAL NETWORKS: Citizen Participation, Urban Governance and Cultural Transformation
  • CONTEMPORARY PLANNING PRACTICE: Projects and Paradigms.

7 to 11 Oct 2019 – 13th Ecocity World Summit

The Ecocity World Summit addresses the way humanity builds its home — its cities, towns and villages. The aim is to unite people through a new way of living on the planet that provides the best possible cities while enhancing, not destroying, the biosphere.

From October 07-11, 2019 the Ecocity World Summit will be held in Vancouver, known to be one of the most beautiful and greenest cities. The conference will be hosted by the British Institute of Technology (BCIT) and held in the West Building of the Vancouver Convention Centre.