An Emerging Science and Cities, and its Significance to Sustainable Development

6:00–7:30 pm
IDFC Institute, Mumbai


In this talk, Professor Luis Bettencourt, Pritzer Director of the Mansueto Institute for Urban Innovation at the University of Chicago, argued that we now have the means and the emerging science and practice because of spectacular programs in information technologies and a new institutional context to create a model of planning that combines the best features of top-down and bottom-up approaches to generate and assess progress towards inclusive human development and human growth.

This event was by invitation only.