Connected Places Catapult is developing an exciting new programme working is developing an exciting new programme working with our global strategic partner ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability and the governments of the Metropolitan Area of Guadalajara (Mexico), Buenos Aires (Argentina), Campinas (Brazil) and Monterrey (Mexico). The programme will develop long-term business-led research and innovation collaborations between these cities and the UK to address city-level challenges related to climate change and resilience.
Within the City of Monterrey, the programme is looking to better understand how innovation can improve water resilience. This collaborative workshop session is looking to bring together local innovators, entrepreneurs, water resilience experts, academia and community ambassadors to identify priority challenges and opportunities for improving water resilience in the city and develop a shared vision for the ambitions of the programme. .
This will be a 3.5-hour session, including an overview presentation of the programme, interactive activities, networking, and refreshments.