The rebranded ICLEI event with the city of Bonn is centred around city-based resilience, with three days of keynote talks and panel sessions
Now in its seventh year, this event is run by ICLEI and the European Environment Agency for city representatives and stakeholders to come together to discuss strategies and actions for adapting to climate change and building urban resilience.
The Nesta event at Tobacco Dock in East London asks questions such as: How can the planet sustain us? What will Alexa do with your biggest secrets? How can we learn to be alone together? FutureFest promises to "offer you the essential tools to reset the clock on doomsday and navigate a better future".
At last week's World Urban Forum, a new coming together of cities was announced to try to carry on the work of the Rockefeller Foundation-backed 100 Resilient Cities (100RCs)
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