6 июля. Shchusev. 13:00 - 14:30

Agglomerations as a global governance challenge

Agglomeration development is a complex governance challenge for the largest megacities. The need to create a strategy for long-term territorial development, ensuring transport connectivity and sufficient infrastructure, requires the creation of new governance models and management tools. The formation of a strategic vision for agglomeration development, coordination of the legislative framework, development of effective investment tools, as well as involvement of key stakeholders in the process - regions, state companies, development and business institutions - are key elements of a successful management structure. ● What strategies, practices and models of agglomeration governance are used by leading megacities? ● Is a national comprehensive spatial plan necessary for effective management? ● At what level, national or regional, should agglomeration development projects be initiated? ● What mechanisms stimulate coordination between key stakeholders?