Speaking in London, Greg Clark explains how and why a unifying city brand can be effective in raising the visibility of a smaller city such as Aarhus, Denmark.
Greg Clark speaks in Copenhagen about the impact of the financial crisis on the green economy in cities around the world. He observes a number initiatives in a new generation of innovative cities, including the city of Aarhus.
Greg Clark speaks at a Moscow Urban Forum session on city and metropolitan strategy. He introduces the building blocks of metropolitan strategic planning, highlighting its broad impact not only on land use and planning, but also on governance, sector mix and investment.
Greg Clark moderates the opening plenary of the 2013 Moscow Urban Forum. On the theme of world city growth challenges, the plenary features opening remarks from the Mayor of Moscow Sergei Sobyanin and Mayor of London, Boris Johnson.
In an interview with Indian national business newspaper Mint, Greg Clark introduces the Global Cities Initiative, and remarks on the latest developments and challenges in Mumbai and Indian cities.
A debate to explore how emerging markets can learn from established international financial centres and the need to cultivate infrastructure, technology, and education took place at the One Step Ahead symposium co-hosted by Asia Society India Centre and J.P. Morgan Chase Bank. Moderated by Greg Clark.
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The launch of the report: Mumbai: India’s Global City took place at the One Step Ahead symposium co-hosted by Asia Society India Centre and JP Morgan Chase Bank in December 2014.
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New report on Munich’s global fluency as a metropolitan economy, prepared by The Business of Cities for the Global Cities Initiative of Brookings and JPMorgan Chase. Drawing on latest research and expert local insight, it identifies the ingredients of Munich’s unique innovation system, and the four strategic imperatives the region faces to renew its success.
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The Business of Cities has authored a fresh in-depth assessment of Mumbai’s credentials as India’s global city, on behalf of the Global Cities Initiative. The new report benefits from contributions by world-leading experts on Indian politics and the city’s development prospects.
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On 9 May 2014, Greg was invited by the Asia Society Hong Kong Center and JP Morgan to speak at a one day conference in Hong Kong on the subject of global competitiveness in Asia. Greg formed part of a panel which discussed ‘How to Maintain Innovation for Economic Growth’. Greg’s fellow panelists were Sun Bae Kim of the National University of Singapore, Michael Enright of the University of Hong Kong and the Competitiveness Institute, and Trisha Suresh of the Economist Intelligence Unit. You can watch their discussion by clicking here and going to Video: Panel 1 “Competitiveness in Asia: Maintaining Innovation for Economic Growth”