Global Cities, Local Solutions
Date & Time
Thursday, October 5, 2023, 11:20 AM - 12:40 PM
Kent Larson

MIT’s City Science group has built an international network of labs developing climate concepts and key technologies that can be extended, deployed, and evaluated by its collaborators in their unique contexts around the globe. This session will comprise a series of 9 lightning talks from network collaborators, exploring their unique approaches to solving global climate problems at the local level. The talks include:

  • Chile – Informal Innovation for Entrepreneurs
  • Andorra – Creating a Circular Economy
  • Germany – Ensuring Air Quality
  • Taipei – Toolkit for Greener City
  • Canada – Data for ClimateTech in Communities
  • Shanghai – The Connected Campus
  • Mexico – Water Resiliency
  • Spain – Climate focused Mobility Transition
  • Israel – Desert Urban Research