International
Federation for
Housing and
Planning

Networking Event Programme

A New Role for the Private Sector:
Integral to Implementation of the New Urban Agenda

 

 

Date: 20 OCT, from 14-16 hrs.

Location: Casa de la Cultura Ecuatoriana, Room 6


Programme:

 

14:00-14:15

Welcome and introduction – we need new forms of governance and collaboration to implement The New Urban Agenda

Flemming Borreskov, IFHP

14:15-14:25

Cities Changing Diabetes – a global cross-sector partnership programme to defeat urban diabetes 

Bo Wesley, Novo Nordisk

14:20-14:40

Cities Changing Diabetes in Houston – a local example of multi-stakeholder collaboration to fight diabetes

Dr Faith Foreman,
City of Houston

14:40-15:10

Interactive dialogue, please discuss two questions: 

1.      Urban governance, collaboration and leadership:
What is a realistic dream for us to achieve?

2.      Confidence, trust and respect: How to develop and establish new routines and collaborations?

 

15:10-15:15

Groups rotate

 

15:15-15:35

Interactive dialogue, please discuss the same two questions: 

1.      Urban leadership, governance and collaboration:
What is a realistic dream for cities to strive for?

2.      Confidence, trust and respect: How to develop and execute effective co-creation collaborations?

 

15:35-15:45

Plenary: Groups share main points from their discussions

Moderated by Flemming Borreskov and Bo Wesley

15:45-16:00

Outro – How will we work with this topic going forward? Question to participants.

IFHP: Annual Summit, 10-11 November in Rotterdam

Anette Galskjøt, IFHP

 

The purpose of the event is to identify the new forms of governance and collaboration between public, private and civil society actors to implement The New Urban Agenda.

 

We look forward to seeing you there!