Co-creation of empowering smart cities through citizen engagement
On 9th of December between 8:00-9:30 AM CET ,WeGO (World Smart Sustainable Cities Organisation) will organise a session to discuss Co-creation of empowering smart cities through citizen engagement. Evdokimos Konstantinidis, Chairman of the Executive Board will give a keynote speech while Head of Projects Francesca Spagnoli will join the discussion in session 1.
Two sessions will be on the agenda:
Session 1: UNDERSTANDING LOCAL CONTEXT AND IDENTIFYING CUSTOMIZED CITIZEN CENTRIC METHODS
Representatives from different regions, East Asia, Southeast Asia and Europe are invited to interact based on the respective locality’s mechanism in handling citizen centric smart city initiatives. We will explore innovative methods that help tackle the existing challenges through citizen engagement.
Session 2: EXPANSION OF PERSPECTIVE AND THINKING OUTSIDE THE BOX
This Q & A session willl help us comprehend the roles of each member of our society and the importance of their engagement in the initiatives such as living lab projects. Discussants are expected to expand their mind and integrate existing methods together with fresh ideas in an attempt to innovate more efficient and effective ways to develop plans that solve smart city challenges.