UK-US Future Cities Knowledge Exchange Project

The UK-US Future cities project will bring a group of approximately 15 UK delegates to the U.S. in order to establish and strengthen relationships with U.S. counterparts. The project will FutureCities_Invite_16Janfocus on international knowledge exchange between academic, public and private sector organizations.

The UK-US Future cities project will visit three major U.S. cities; Chicago, San Francisco, and New York. We encourage city managers, academic researchers and representatives of technology and engineering companies, in the tri-state area, to take full advantage of the Feb 6-7 visit in New York.

U.S. participants and UK delegates will benefit from the following:

  • Workshops – Including presentations and panel discussions
  • Roundtable Discussions – Where delegates will hold in-depth conversations with local businesses, universities and city agencies
  • Individual Meetings
  • Networking Events – With 50+ local invitees from a range of sectors

The UK-US Future Cities project is seeking startups and small businesses to participate in order to show the dynamism of  the area’s scene.

Delegates and participants will gain a greater understanding of each other’s approach, challenges and successes; a real opportunity for academic, government and commercial collaboration that you don’ t want to miss.

When: February 6, 2014 | 4:30pm – 8pm
Where: 1971 Broadway, New York City 

RSVP: Rebecca Leshan

 

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