Festival of the Future City/

18-20 October 2017

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Featured events

Civil Society and the Future of Cities

Julia Unwin

What is the role of civil society in cities now and in the future? What is a civil society in cities? Julia Unwin explores the future needs and opportunities of civil society in cities.

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18 October 2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm Watershed

Radical Technologies and the Future of Cities

Adam Greenfield

What challenges do innovations present to us, as individuals and societies? Who benefits from their adoption? And what do they mean for the future of cities?

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18 October 2017 6:00pm - 7:00pm Watershed

Cities, Research, Urban Futures and the Political Response

Claire Craig, Mike Emmerich, Eleri Jones, Gavin Kelly, Nick Pearce

Research programmes have created a major evidence base and policy proposals about cities to 2050. What happens to this research? What might be done to improve the research/ policy-making process?

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19 October 2017 9:10am - 10:30am Watershed
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“A culture, we all know, is made by its cities.“

Derek Walcott, Nobel Lecture, 1992
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