As the challenges facing cities in the 21st century magnify due to urbanisation as a global megatrend, the role and importance of Urban Leadership can hardly be underestimated. A new form of leadership is required to boost a city’s capabilities and organizing capacities to design and execute innovative strategies for sustainable competitiveness. We often recognise good urban leadership when we see it, but what is actually involved? These are the issues explored in our latest global study.
On this website you will find more details on the research, the upcoming report and the information for the upcoming conference to be held in Amsterdam on 8 and 9 June 2016 to share the results of our research with city representatives and urban stakeholders from around the world.