The Ruhr metropolitan region invites you to a day of conference on digitalisation of cities (6 September)

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  • knowledge society
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Ruhr Metropolitan Region and EURICUR
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Together with partners, the Ruhr metropolitan region is organising a day of conference on ‘How digitalization change cities – Innovations for the urban economy of tomorrow’.

The conference, to take place on Wednesday 6 September in the city of Witten, will highlight the possibilities available for the region’s urban infrastructure and innovative business models compared with international benchmarks.

You can look forward to talks given by, among others, Dr Christian Ketels (Harvard Business School), Nikolaos Kontinakis (EUROCITIES) and Pr. Jan van der Borg (EURICUR, University of Leuven). Experts from the Netherlands, Belgium, Great Britain and Germany will be giving their input during four workshop on the topics of:

  • New mobility
  • Digitalisation of healthcare
  • Urban production
  • Green technologies

The full agenda can be found at the bottom of this page.

Registration (39€) are open at this link :


Contact person:

Inga vom Hagen-Hülsberg  (Project Manager, Project Development)
Wirtschaftsförderung metropoleruhr GmbH

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