CONNECTKaro 2013: People, Transport, Cities
On April 15-16, Indian and international experts will discuss the current scenario of sustainable transport and urban planning in India, and the opportunities for the future of sustainable cities
EMBARQ India, the World Resources Institute’s centre for sustainable transport and urban planning in India, will be hosting CONNECTKaro 2013, a conference that brings together international leaders in sustainable transport and urban development April 15-16 in Mumbai.
This is the inaugural meeting of CONNECTKaro, the regional event part of a global series of events focused on sustainable transport that the EMBARQ network organizes.
Over 150 experts including government officials, policy makers, and practitioners in the field of urban transport and urban planning will convene in Mumbai, India, to participate in this global gathering. The theme for the conference is “Karo” – to make it happen – to translate ideas into action. Scaling sustainable transport and ensuring it is integrated with land development is key for Indian cities as they grow in population, economically and spatially, over the next decade.
WHAT: CONNECTKaro, a sustainable transport and urban development conference
WHEN: April 15 – 16, 2013
WHERE: Trident Hotel Nairman Point Mumbai, India