Gerben to speak at Smart Cities Summit in Australia

World of Walas CEO, Gerben van Straaten will share his insights and views on Smart Cities during the CIties and Regions 4.0 Summit in Melbourne, Australia. The Summit runs from March 12 – 14, and brings together thought leaders, changemakers and Austrailan cities to explore the future of cities.

Gerben will open the second day of the summit with his keynote “Environmental and Financial Sustainability in the Urban Environment’. He has also been invited to participate in a panel ‘Unlocking the Marketplace of Tomorrow’, hosted by Mark Burry, the Founding Direwctor of the Smart Cities Research Institute. Along with other panelists from Lund University and the Cities Leadership Institute, the panel will focus on the role of sustainability in the smart city conversation.

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