Tying into our Century of Cities work on the history of UK urban economies over the last 100 years, Centre for Cities is participating in an ESRC-funded project to map out the changing role and significance of cities, and the issues they face in the 21st century. As part of this project, there will be a two-day conference at the University of Cambridge looking at the challenges and policy priorities facing cities in an age of urban transformation.
The conference will bring together panelists from a national and international context to understand how history, industry and institutions impact on the future growth of cities, and how policy interventions can support cities to prosper. Over the two days, panel sessions and debates will explore issues such as:
Confirmed speakers include:
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