Strategy vs Mega Projects. What Is the Alternative to Massive Urban Projects?

MUF 2018
17 July

Urban development through mega projects is an established development approach with detailed practices and procedures that gained popularity in the globalized market. In the last ten years however, mega projects have been receiving a more comprehensive evaluation that focuses not only on the advantages of large 2 but on the long-term effects on the city’s social and economic environment.

  • What is the correlation between long term urban strategies and urban development mega projects?
  • What techniques do cities employ to set and implement the development goals?
  • In what ways do cities ensure stakeholders engagement and long term control over the projects?