International Urban Resilience Forum Seoul 2020

International Urban Resilience Forum Seoul 2020
Online event
Date: 9 Dec, 2020
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GSEF is inviting you to participate at International Urban Resilience Forum Seoul 2020, a platform for designing integrated solutions and sharing information on urban resilience through diverse sessions and discussions under the theme of “Safe Cities in the New Normal: Resilience, Sustainability, and Adaptability.”

The forum is aimed at introducing trends and best practices and facilitating discussions about ways to strengthen resilience and sustainable city development in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The forum will provide excellent opportunities for city leaders and executives, experts, relevant organizations, and members of civil society to share their experience and knowledge regarding recent disaster-related issues.


Objectives - Share the best practices for strengthening urban resilience in global cities
- Solidify cooperative channels and share information with cities around the world for holistic thinking about disaster problems
- Discuss the trends in and applicability of smart safety technology for developing a sustainable world
- Understand the importance of governance, including of citizen-participation and global partnerships for city resilience
Participants - Mayors and, governors
- Executives involved in disaster management
- Professors and academics
- Experts (in disaster preparedness, urban planning, and civil society)
- Non-governmental organizations
Language - The presentations and discussions will be delivered in English
- Simultaneous interpretation (English-Korean) will be provided.