Roxana Slavcheva is the International Partnerships Team Lead at Connected Places Catapult (formerly Future Cities Catapult and Transport Systems Catapult), a world-leading technology and innovation centre set up by the UK government and designed to transform and accelerate the UK’s capability for innovation and economic growth. She was previously Head of City Practices and Cities Economist at the Economist Intelligence Unit (The EIU) and a researcher at LSE Cities.
Events featuring this speaker
The Minnesota Experimental City (MXC) project was a futuristic attempt to solve urban problems by creating a full-size city from scratch in the isolated woods of northern Minnesota.
In a series of three short presentations we look at the challenge of China; the way blackness is shaping new identities in cities; and how cities can make innovation work for them.