​​​​​The Thematic Group on “Enabling People-Centred Cities through Digital Transformation” aims to provide guidance and will formulate a series of policy-based recommendations and assessment frameworks for driving digital transformation in an urban context, while improving smart and sustainable city governance.

Co-leaders: Cristina Bueti (ITU), Barbara Kolm (Austrian Economics Center), Okan Geray (Digital Dubai) and (UN-Habitat)

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List of e-meetings

  • WG2 – 28 February 2024, 14:00-15:00 hours, Geneva time
  • WG3 – 8 March 2024, 14:00-15:00 hours, Geneva time
  • WG2 – 20 March 2024, 14:00-15:00 hours, Geneva time
  • WG2 – 3 April 2024, 14:00-15:00 hours, Geneva time

Thematic group on Enabling People-Centred Cities through Digital Transformation consists of 4 Working Groups (WGs): 


Setting the context: Digital Transformation for People-Centred Cities
Co-leaders: Okan Geray (Digital Dubai) and Victoria Papp (ITU)

Policy Benchmarks for Digital Transformation of People-Centred Cities
Co-leaders: Bettina Tratz-Ryan (Gartner) and Mythili Menon (ITU)

Digital Transformation Assessment of People-Centred Cities
Co-leaders: John Smiciklas (JD Global Sustainability Associates) and Victoria Schmid (Austrian Economic Center)

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