EUROCITIES 2015 Copenhagen/Malmo
Conference on ‘Living cities – sustainable growth and quality of life’
We are delighted to announce EUROCITIES 2015 Copenhagen/Malmo, taking place on 4-6 November. This year, the EUROCITIES annual conference will focus on ‘Living cities – sustainable growth and quality of life’.
Please find below an invitation to our annual conference in Copenhagen and Malmo on 4-6 November, focusing on sustainable urban growth and quality of life (themes for discussion with city politicians include air quality, employment, attracting investment and urban mobility). Please note that entry is free of charge for the media. Feel free to contact me for further information. (Rose.Montgomery@eurocities.eu)
In Europe, 72% of the population live in cities – that’s 359 million people. It is people that give cities the creativity and dynamism that makes them centres of learning, technical and cultural development, and research and innovation. But the density of cities and growing populations put pressure on resources and public services, and threaten our European model of well managed urban concentration. To confront future challenges, we need to change the way we approach economic growth, create jobs and ensure quality of life. ….