Resilient Infrastructure and Smart Public Works

September 15, 2022. 11:25 AM


September 15, 2022

11:25 – 12:00PM

Urban infrastructure systems and their effective and reliable operation ensure delivery of energy, mobility, water, sanitation, and information on a daily basis and during unplanned or unforeseeable situations. However, the population in cities keeps growing, and the rapid urbanization and climate change put our urban infrastructure under pressure. Under the pressure to act on these challenges, local authorities aim at setting ambitious urban agendas that can advance resilient, energy-efficient, and sustainable buildings, infrastructures, and cities as a whole. What do city leaders need to consider for contributing to a better quality of life through smart, sustainable and a well-integrated and intelligent city infrastructure?