Cities: Innovation Ecosystems Drivers of a Sustainable Future

Globe Forum Dublin

…cities are very much social-ecological systems. Cities represent the hopes and dreams of the people that live in them and they also represent perhaps the best hope for reversing large-scale ecological decline, social breakdowns and economic stagnation. Each session though had its own flavour….

The final speaker was the blue-sky thinker, Dr Marilyn Hamilton. Marilyn pulled no punches by framing the discussion in the way that Innovation being essential to our survival as a species and the fact that we face immense challenges as for the first time ever over 50% of humans are living in urban areas.

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About the Author:

HI I am the Founder of Integral City Meshworks Inc. and Chief Blogger. Working with cities and eco-regions, I ‘meshwork’ or weave people, purpose, priorities, profits, programs and processes to align contexts, grow capacity and develop strategies for sustainability and resilience in the Integral City. You can read more details about me here http://integralcity.com/about/about-the-founder/

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