FCSSC and UNIDO Successfully Held the Fifth 'Bridge for Cities 2020'

On 5 October 2020, the ‘Bridge for Cities 2020’ was successfully held online. This was the fifth ‘bridge for cities’ event jointly organized by FCSSC and UNIDO. The event named ‘Driving the Decade of Action: COVID-19 and the future of Cities’ focused on green, social and technological innovations to respond and recover from the COVID-19 crisis. 

The event was enriched by two rounds of Mayors’ Roundtable discussions, a series of workshops and exhibition booths organized by partner cities, international organizations, and innovative start-ups, showcasing ground-breaking solutions for the future of smart cities’ development. Mayors from Almaty, Antananarivo, Dortmund, Manama, Shenzhen, Vienna, Zamboanga and Zhengzhou, Amman, Budapest, Colombo, Damietta, Manizales, Sarajevo, Sihanoukville and so on discussed the challenges and opportunities for urban recovery and development in the post-pandemic era. The event attracted more than 500 attendees around the world.