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  • From 19 to 21 November and for the third year in a row, Barcelona hosted the Smart City Expo Congress. As a regular collaborator with the congress, Metropolis was actively involved via its stand and in the meeting presentations: Secretary General Alain Le Saux acted as a round table moderator for the session “Governance for Smart Economic Development”, while Country Director for India, Sunil Dubey, moderated the session “Rethinking Cities: Sustainable Cities”.

  • Last Thursday, the Metropolis Secretary General, Alain Le Saux, met with representatives of Mashhad, one of the association’s most active members. Mr. Mohammad Mahdi Baradaran Khalkhali (Deputy Director of Planning and Development), Mr. Mahdi Jalili Mehrabani (Deputy of District 11) and Mr. Ali Absala (Director of Mashhad’s Information and Communication Organization) visited the Metropolis stand at the exhibition area of the 2013 Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona.

  • The C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group (C40) has announced that Rio de Janeiro Mayor Eduardo Paes has been elected to succeed New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg as the new Chair of the C40 Steering Committee.

  • Metropolis is pleased to announce that the Brussels-Capital Region has agreed to temporarily cover the position of Association Treasurer through to the Metropolis General Assembly meeting which will take place in Hyderabad from 7 to 10 October 2014 as part of the Association’s World Congress.

    The new Treasurer ad interim is Mr. Jean-Luc Vanraes, President of the Parliament of the Flemish Community Commission (VGC) and former Minister responsible for finance, budget, and external relations of the Brussels-Capital Region.

    Download Mr. Vanraes CV here.

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