In 2015/16, ULI Singapore and the Centre for Liveable Cities (CLC) embarked on a new research collaboration on “Creating Liveable Cities through Car-lite Urban Mobility”. The purpose of the project is to formulate practical recommendations that complement the government’s ongoing efforts by inviting contributions of inputs and ideas from other stakeholders.
The research process involved engaging the stakeholders through two workshops. Over 120 representatives from diverse backgrounds including the government, the real estate industry, the design and research community, the businesses that provide innovative mobility solutions as well as the civic groups took part in the workshop discussions. At the first workshop, participants discussed key challenges and enablers in moving cities towards a more sustainable mobility future. At the second workshop, using Jurong Lake District (JLD) as a study site, former transportation chief of Chicago and Washington, Gabe Klein led the discussion and provided valuable insights and practical tips on how city leaders and policy makers could work together with the community and the private sector to get meaningful initiatives off the ground quickly and effectively.
The key research recommendations will be presented on 11th July at the upcoming World Cities Summit 2016. The event will also feature a response panel of esteemed city and industry leaders, who will share their own experiences and perspectives on the role of sustainable urban mobility in creating liveable cities.
The discussion will close with networking cocktails hosted by ULI Global CEO, Patrick Phillips.
Mayor for Environmental and Technical Affairs
Creative Director of the Urban Idea
Former Secretary-General ICLEI (Local Governments for Sustainability)
Chief of Chicago and Washington DC
Dr Limin Hee
Director of Research
Centre for Liveable Cities
Vice President, Southeast Asia, AECOM
Past Chair, ULI Singapore
Dr. Carsten Brosda
State Secretary for Culture,
Media & Digital Affairs
Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg
Date: Monday, 11 July 2016
Venue: Level 3, Meeting Room 3412
Sands Expo and Convention Centre
Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
Time: 4:00pm – 6:00pm (Registration starts at 3:45pm)
Space is limited and registrations will be accommodated on a first come first served basis. Seat priority will be given to ULI members.
To register, please click here.
Registration deadline: Tuesday, 5 July 2016
Confirmation email sent: Wednesday, 6 July 2016
(Those who receive a confirmation email have been reserved a spot for the event)
If you are unable to register online and would like to be waitlisted for the event, please email to ULI_Singapore@uli.org.
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