The vision of 2020, its global health pandemic, security threats, environmental challenges, social inequalities, and economic turmoil leads us to a mission for 2030.
The objective is to attain the Sustainable Development Goals by then. In the next ten years, we are together in a global effort to properly plan our cities and communities. It calls for decisions that are inclusive, strategies that are long-term, solutions that are smart.
Apart yet together. In a virtual gathering, we convene for ideas, for planning, for engineering, for architecture, for policy-making, for humanity.
principles for renewable energy, ideas on green development, future-proofing of cities, new paradigms for environmental design, innovations on utilization an harnessing of light, power, water; biophilic approaches
governance, administration, policy-creation and enforcement of planning, land use, zoning; enactment of laws relevant to smart cities; fiscal and economic impacts on the emergence of new cities and future developments; financial projections and growth alongside building projects
from foundations to building crown, from waterproofing to fenestrations; new design typologies, facades, interior architecture, advancements in building materials and combinations, formation of the new built environment with reference to designing smart cities
renewing urban, rural, and suburban corridors, adaptive reuse, rebirth of cities, renewed place making, brownfield to greenfield
engineering, communications, transportation, utilities integration and adaptation of beyond- modern digital applications; preferential option for human-centered scientific applications; robotics, All in smart cities