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Tuesday, June 23

15:20 - 15:40

Are circular cities safer?

Climate changeHealthSmart cities

The reality is that, through technology, we can transition to a fully circular economy; a closed-loop system in which pollution is eliminated and resources are kept in circulation through reuse, regeneration and recycling. Academic researchers, policy experts and city stakeholders come together in this session to address the increasingly urgent and complex challenges facing cities.

Speakers
Stefaan Verhulst

Stefaan Verhulst, Co-Founder & Chief Research Officer at The GovLab

Greg Morrisett

Greg Morrisett, Dean at Cornell Tech

Tara Pham

Tara Pham, Co-founder & CEO at Numina

Daniel Oberhaus

Daniel Oberhaus, Staff Writer at Wired

Shaun Stewart

Shaun Stewart, CEO at New Lab

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