Natalia Olson-Urtecho
Natalia Olson-Urtecho Chief Innovation Officer & Board Member RadicalxChange & New Urbana Washington, United States of America


Natalia Olson-Urtecho is a serial entrepreneur and recognized expert in finance, government and smart cities,. Appointed by President Obama managing yearly budget of 35 billion. She served on the U.S. Innovation Advisory Board to advise Congress & the White House on competitiveness and innovation.


Save to calendar 19-11-2019 10:30 19-11-2019 11:30 Europe/Madrid Our Greatest challenge: Making a More Inclusive Urban World

Building more inclusive cities has the potential to create opportunities for a better life, act as an engine of economic growth and foster societal progress. Through spatial, social and economic inclusion, cities can pave the road for attaining zero poverty prior to 2030, taking a stand as the focal point for the advancement of better societies aligned with the Sustainable Development Goals. How can resources be put to use in order to ensure housing and decent conditions for all citizens? How can every citizen take part in the advancement of higher inclusivity in their cities?

Save to calendar 21-11-2019 13:45 21-11-2019 15:45 Europe/Madrid 4th Industrial Revolution: A New Era for Cities and Societies

The Fourth Industrial Revolution goes beyond simple device connectivity towards an Internet of Everything which is changing the way we live. Cities can make the most of the advances of AI, robotics, IoT, machine learning, and other technologies, not only to increase urban economic productivity and wellbeing but also to reduce environmental footprint. Are citizens ready to take this bet? How can cities deal with the impact of this new revolution?


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