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Keynote speakers SCD 2016

The City of Malmö is pleased to present the speakers for Sustainable City Development 2016.

Katrin Stjernfeldt Jammeh, Mayor of Malmö and chairman of the Executive Board and Kerstin Tham, Vice Chancellor of Malmö university will open the conference on Wednesday. This will be followed by a presentation by Guy Standing, Professor of Development Studies from University of London, who will talk about how society can respond to increasingly precarious work situations.

Our Thursday keynote speaker is Gil Penalosa, Director of the organisation 8 80 Cities in Toronto, Canada. Gil Penalosa has advised decision makers in more than 200 cities around the world on how to create healthy, vibrant, and sustainable communities for everyone regardless of age, gender, or social status. 

On Friday participants will have a chance to meet the Swede behind the design of the Global Goals for Sustainable Development, C Jakob Trollbäck, Director of Trollbäck + Company. Other Keynote speakers on Friday are Jacob Halcomb, Director International Initiative for Sustainable Build Environment (iiSBE) and Francois Baillon, Dr. Sustainable Development.