Kuwait Chair Conference 2018

The Kuwait Program presents an academic conference:

“Wise Cities” in the Mediterranean?
The Challenge of Environmental and Social Sustainability

Thursday 8 March and Friday 9 March, 2018


Conference Program

Thursday 8 March

17:00-19:00 - “Wise Cities” in the Mediterranean: Challenges of Social and Environmental Sustainability

Amphitheater Chapsal. Registration compulsory.

Friday 9 March

09:00-10:15 - Session 1: Conceptual Discussion: “Wise Cities”, Enabling Participation, Managing Discontent

10:15-11:30 - Session 2: Environmental Sustainability of Cities in the Mediterranean

12:00-13:15 - Session 3: Social Sustainability of Cities in the Mediterranean

14:30-15:45 - Session 4: Economic Dynamics and Cities in the Mediterranean

16:15-17:45 - Session 5: Beyond the Mediterranean – Views from Neighboring Regions: The Gulf and Sub-Saharan Africa

Room Goguel. Registration compulsory for morning sessions and/or afternoon sessions


Please read full program and biographies of guest speakers.