Workshop TECH4SDGs, Best practices about the implementation of tech solutions in Porto

Location: Porto Innovation Hub
Date: Thu, January 30
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Venue: Porto Innovation Hub, Largo do Dr. Tito Fontes 15, 4000-124 Porto


A learning session where participants can explore and share good practices, projects and lessons learned about the implementation of tech solutions in cities to address SDGs connected to sustained, inclusive, sustainable economic growth, innovation, and sustainable development. How are cities using technology to address these challenges? How can they collaborate with companies to achieve these goals?

The session will combine both inspirational panels and discussion tables. It is aimed at practitioner experts, mostly from the city level administrations, but also other stakeholders from various city networks and associations, working in innovation projects.

Agenda:

09:30 - 10:00

Registration and welcome coffee

10:00 - 10:10

Welcome session

10:10 - 10:40

How can technology be a path for sustainable growth?

An inspirational panel with context and baselines on technology as an enabler to tackle SDGs connected to technology, economy and sustainability, and how companies need to collaborate with cities to address these challenges.

With Paulo Calçada and Martin Brynskov

10:40 - 11:40

World Café

Work session to share good practices, projects and lessons learned.

11:40 - 12:00

Wrap-up and discussion

Main takeaways and Q&A.

12:00

End

Parallel Workshop