Up, Close and Livable


Event Date
06/21/2019 - 09:00 - 06/21/2019 - 17:00 Europe/Amsterdam


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Your environment has a great impact on your life expectancy; where you are born, where you attend school, where you build a network.

The City of Amsterdam aims to turn this around and retain a liveable and inclusive city. We invite other (inter)national cities, professionals and interested parties to exchange ideas on the impact of our social challenges on urban development.

Keynote: OluTimehin Adegbeye “Who belongs in the city” (Lagos/Nigeria)

Entrance is free, reservation is required. Reserve your spot here


Access to Housing, Water Resilient Cities, Urban Health, Education for Equality, Homes for the HomelessDigital Human Rights, Managing Tourism, Climate Justice and Social City Index.


09.00 – 10.00   OPENING

  • Welcome by Duco Stuurman, Municipal Director Social Services, City of Amsterdam.
  • Keynote speaker OluTimehin Adegbeye, from Lagos, Nigeria, on ‘Who belongs in a city?’

10.00 – 13.15   BREAK-OUT SESSIONS

13.15 – 14.15   LUNCH

14.15 – 15.45   BREAK-OUT SESSIONS

16.00 – 16.30   CLOSING REMARKS

16.30 – 17.30 DRINKS

More program information click here.

Entrance is free, reservation is required. Reserve your spot here




26 Leidseplein
Amsterdam 1017 PT