Special Seminar on Smart Cities: Indian Focus

  • DATE / TIME:
    2017•10•03    14:30 - 16:00

    UNU-EGOV, together with The World Bank, will host a special seminar for promoting Smart Sustainable Cities, with a particular focus on India. This includes an overview of the 100 smart cities initiatives and capacity-building through the knowledge management portal.  The presenters include two Indian experts from the World Bank and a researcher from UNU-EGOV.


    • Shashank Ojha, Transport & ICT Global Practice, The World Bank: Indian 100 Smart Cities Mission and World Bank’s role in supporting the program
    • Vikas Kanungo, e-Government and m-Government expert, The World Bank: Knowledge Management Portal for Indian Smart Cities – Opportunities for incorporating EU best practices through UNU-EGOV partnership
    • Nuno Lopes, Smart Cities coordinator, UNU-EGOV: UNU-EGOV Smart Cities Vision and Index for measuring cities smartness

    Participation is free and no registration is needed.


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    4810-445 Guimarães, Portugal

  • Email: egov@unu.edu
    Tel.: +351 253 510 850 (Mário Peixoto)