Conference: ‘Urban Age 2014: Governing Urban Futures’

Friday, 14/11/2014 to Saturday, 15/11/2014

The conference Urban Age 2014: Governing Urban Futureswill take place in Delhi on 14 and 15 November, organised by the LSE Cities programme at the London School of Economics and Political Science and Deutsche Banks Alfred Herrhausen Society, in partnership with the National Institute of Urban Affairs (NIUA). The conference will investigate the link between urban governance and our capacities to engage with and shape the future development of cities. It will act as a platform for exchange and debate amongst over 350 policy-makers, academics, business leaders, urban designers, architects, and representatives of NGOs and local communities.

It will build on the Urban Age network established through previous conferences held since 2005 in New York, Shanghai, Mexico City, Johannesburg, Berlin, Mumbai, São Paulo, Istanbul, Chicago, Hong Kong, London and Rio de Janeiro.