Resilient cities 2013 - 4th Global forum on urban resilience and adaptation

Meeting or Conference
ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability
31 May - 02 Jun 2013
Germany (Bonn)

Resilient Cities 2013 will be the global platform for learning, cooperation and networking on all aspects of urban resilience. There will be a renewed emphasis on the following topics:

  • Risk and vulnerability assessment

  • Adaptation and resilience planning and policy making

  • Multi-stakeholder and community-based collaboration

  • Governance

  • Implementing specific adaptation solutions

  • Financing resilience

  • Urban Food Systems

The call for contributions is open until 30 November 2012.

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Event fee

From 250 to 900 EUR

What is included in the event fee

Normal fee covers:

  • Admission to the event

  • Participation in all sessions and workshops

  • Conference materials

  • 3 lunches, 1 dinner and 1 reception

  • Coffee breaks

  • An attendance certificate

Target audience

Diversity of thoughts and approaches is at the very core of the Resilient Cities congresses.

Participants coming from a wide array of backgrounds are given the opportunity to take an active part in exchanging strategies and sharing experiences:

  • Mayors and Vice Mayors

  • Councillors, Commissioners and Governors

  • Chiefs of Sustainability Units

  • Heads of Policy Development

  • Directors of Urban Planning and Development

  • Disaster Risk and Emergency Managers

  • Directors of Resource and Environmental Development

  • Water and Sanitation Specialists

  • Global Climate Change and Adaptation Experts

  • Urban and Regional Planners

  • Senior Technical Advisors

  • Consultants

  • Civil Engineers

  • Senior Finance Analysts

  • Infrastructure and Utilities Managers

  • Professors and Academia: urban development, town planning and engineering

  • Private Sector Solutions Providers

  • Development Banks and Financial Institutions

  • International Organizations

  • Municipal Associations and Networks

  • Universities

  • Think Tanks

How to register

Register online.

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