What is the impact of digitalization on cities and how can it help reach sustainability goals and the SDG's? What international examples can we name that foster and capture innovation and what Dutch cities are leading in this transition? How do the themes of the Floriade (i.e. feeding the city) support these themes? What is the relevance of the Dutch mission towards the Smart City Expo and why should you be part of this amazing Dutch group?
CEo at BTG Services
Program Manager at Future City Foundation
Jacobine de Zwaan
Senior Advisor Climate Neutral and Smart Cities at Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO)
Together with a network of over 75 partners the Future City Foundation tries to bridge the gap between smart and city in the urban and social domain. So we can use the benefits of digitization to create liveable cities. Jan–Willem Wesselink is programm manager of Future City and of two Smart City Deals ('Een slimme stad, zo doe je dat' and 'Slim Maatwerk').