THE NEW INSTITUTE is a mission-driven Institute of Advanced Study and a platform for change. It is based in Hamburg, privately funded and aims at combining the energy of academia and activism to create Meaningful change, Addressing the most pressing ecological, economic and political challenges, developing concrete solutions. One central project is The New Hanse, supporting the city of Hamburg in its attempt to become a green and digital model city in Europe. We want to present this project, led by Francesca Bria, former CTO of Barcelona. We want to workshop this project. And most of all we want to listen to you and learn from your experiences, pool ideas, connect initiatives and Forge new alliances. We cannot do this alone.The goal is to create an Alliance of green digital cities in Europe. Anyone interested in urban / digital / ecological Transformation should attend this session.
The hosts of this session are:
Georg Diez, Editor-in-Chief of THE NEW INSTITUTE, is a writer and long-time journalist.
Geoff Mulgan, Professor at UCL and Senior Advisor at THE NEW INSTITUTE, is a social entrepreneur, policy-maker and author.
Luisa Neubauer , German climate activist, is one of the main organizers of Fridays for Future .
Nina Rismal, Researcher at THE NEW INSTITUTE, is an economist and philosopher.
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