The Seventh Asia-Pacific Urban Forum is happening on Penang - Malaysia

It happens from 15 to 17 October 2019 @the Setia SPICE convention center

  • Organized by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission For Asia and the Pacific in partnership with Urbanice Malaysia and UN-Habitat,
  • The region’s largest and premier urban Multi-stakeholder engagement space will spotlight future-proofed solutions, strengthen dyrnamie partnerships and regional cooperation and serve as a launching pad For concrete actions For cities.
  • Join focal and national governments, development partners, non-governmental and community-basede organisations, academia, private sector solution providers and many more at APUF-7!
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Session Highlights

  • The Future of Urban and Territorial Planning
  • Dynamic Governance and Capacity Development
  • Financing Innovation in Urban Infrastructure Investments
  • New Data and Technologies for Smart Cities. Additional thematic areas and sectora] topics will also be featured throughout APUF-7.

APUF-7 Aims to be a Platform to:

  • Present future-proofed solutions that will assist cities to "think out of botricto strengthen the means of implementation to deliver global development agendas
  • Strengthen dynamic partnerships and regional cooperation, to support joint action and city to city learning for sustainable urban development; and
  • Serve as a launching pad for concrete actions for cities among local and national governments, international organizations, NGOs and private sector solution providers.

Programmes Include:

  • High-level leaders’ discussions
  • Plenary sessions on thematic topics
  • Parallel sessions organized by partners
  • Side events for showcasing initiatives and projects
  • City solutions pavilion for partners (exhibition space)
  • Launching platforms for research and knowledge products and tools - Associated and back-to-back events for training, symposia and workshops
  • Receptions, field visits, training sessions, demonstration projects, etc.
  • Networking and meetup events