Facts & figures 2017

  UrbanTec Brasil
Sub-heading Smart Solutions for better Cities
Date of the event September 27 - 29, 2017
Organizer Fundação Getulio Vargas - FGV
Koelnmesse Organizção de Feiras Ltda.
Venue Centro Cultural da FGV - FGV Cultural Center
Rio de Janeiro
Event profile “UrbanTec Brasil 2017” –Smart Solutions for better Cities” is an international conference about the best planning strategies, management and funding models for smart, sustainable urban development. Based on presentations of best practice cases from around the world, city mayors, managers and planners will learn how to use better infrastructure solutions and technological and social innovation to create more efficient and inclusive cities. The conference will bring to debate a wide range of relevant issues related to city planning.
Conference Themes/
Thematic areas
  • Resilient cities
  • Green infrastructure
  • Renewable energy sources
  • Solid residues
  • Sustainable social housing
  • Mobility and public transportation
  • Sustainable urban mobility
  • Urban information systems
  • Innovating environments
  • Financing and monitoring urban infrastructure projects
Target Audience
  • Public administrators and policy makers from federal, state and municipal level (Transport/Mobility, Environment, Energy, Building/Construction, Education, Urban Development/Planning, waste and sewage sanitation, etc.)
  • Public Service Providers (Transport, Water and Sewage, Sanitation, Energy, Recycling etc.), cable network operators, Housing cooperatives, etc.
  • Providers of system solutions, providers and operators of urban infrastructure concepts, construction companies, city planners, architects, etc.
  • R&D institutions, planning and consulting firms, investors, banks, financiers.
  • Private associations, unions, chambers, NGOs involved in urban development and environmental protection.
  • Specialists from Think Tanks, universities and third sector
Project management Koelnmesse GmbH
Guido Hentschke
Tel. +49 221 821 3097

Nadja Bento
Tel. +55 11 3966 3022

Fundação Getulio Vargas - FGV
Silvia Finguerut
Tel. +55 21 3799 5597
Website www.urbantec-brasil.com