CityNet 2015 Workshops and Training Programs

1. CityNet Organized Workshops
2. Workshops from Selected Partner Organizations
3. Member and Partner Workshops


CityNet Organized Workshops

Title
Partner Organization
Location
Date
More Information
19th CityNet Japan Forum City of Yokohama Yokohama, Japan February 7, 2015 CityNet Yokohama Project Office, Gotaro Kawasaki, kawasaki@citynet-yh.org
CBARAD Closing Ceremony and Stakeholder’s Meeting JICA Iloilo, Philippines February 13-14, 2015 CityNet Yokohama Project Office, Kendra Hirata, kendra@citynet-yh.org
Strengthening Resilience Through Local Governments and Stakeholders Partnerships in Asia Pacific (as a part of the 3rd UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction) UNISDR, City of Yokohama Sendai, Japan March 15, 2015 CityNet Yokohama Project Office, Kendra Hirata, kendra@citynet-yh.org
Cities and Climate Change Workshop – Flood Management, (partially in Indonesian). CDIA, Cities of Banda Aceh and Jakarta Banda Aceh, Indonesia March 23-27, 2015 CityNet Secretariat, partnerdev@citynet-ap.org
Affordable Housing (Side-event at ICLEI´s World Congress 2015) ICLEI Seoul, Republic of Korea April 8 , 2015 CityNet Secretariat, partnerdev@citynet-ap.org ICLEI Congress
Urban Transportation Korea Transport Institute(KOTI) Da Nang, Viet Nam July 8-10, Vietnam CityNet Secretariat, programs2@citynet-ap.org
8th Disaster Cluster Seminar CityNet Disaster Cluster Yokohama, Japan September 3-6, 2015 CityNet Yokohama Project Office, Kendra Hirata, kendra@citynet-yh.org
Urban Planning for City Leaders KLRTC , UN-Habitat Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia September 7-9, 2015 (3 days) CityNet Secretariat, partnerdev@citynet-ap.org
Investing in Asia’s Urban Future: Strengthening City-to-City Learning CDIA Guiyang City, China September 22-23, 2015 (2 days) CityNet Secretariat, communication@citynet-ap.org
CityNet 2015 Executive Committee Meeting and International Seminar City of Sidoarjo Sidoarjo, Indonesia October 5-7, 2015 (3 days) CityNet Secretariat, partnerdev@citynet-ap.org
Sharing Urban Solutions for City Leaders SHRDC Seoul, Republic of Korea October 19-23, 2015 CityNet Secretariat, communication@citynet-ap.org

 


Workshops from Selected Partner Organizations
The following is a list of workshops offered by specialized training centers in Korea to share best experiences on a variety of topics related to sustainable city development. Spaces for these workshops are limited. Please email Jaeyoo Hyeon at communication@citynet-ap.org as soon as possible if you are interested in attending.

Title
Partner Organization
Location
Date
More Information
Housing Policy & Practice for Sustainable Urban Development IUTC Republic of Korea March 6-19, 2015 (application until February 5) IUTC Website
Local Economy Activation & Upgrading of Low Income IUTC Republic of Korea March 24-31 (application in February) IUTC Website
Climate Change Workshop SHRDC/MITI (for government officials) Seoul, Republic of Korea April 7-15, 2015 SHRDC/MITI Website
Seoul Waterworks Policy Training Program ARISU Seoul, Republic of Korea April 20-24, 2015 CityNet Secretariat, communication@citynet-ap.org
Eco-city & Low Carbon Smart City IUTC Republic of Korea May 26-June 4 (application in April or May) IUTC Website
Urban Policies & Planning Strategies for Achieving Prosperity in Cities IUTC Republic of Korea July (application in June) IUTC Website
Urban Management Program SHRDC/MITI (for government officials) Seoul, Republic of Korea July 19-26, 2015 SHRDC/MITI Website
e-Government SHRDC/MITI (for government officials) Seoul, Republic of Korea August 18-26, 2015 SHRDC/MITI Website
Land Readjustment IUTC Republic of Korea September 8-24 (application in July and August) IUTC Website
Water Management ARISU Seoul, Republic of Korea September 13-19, 2015 CityNet Secretariat, communication@citynet-ap.org
Urban Management Program SHRDC/MITI (for government officials) Seoul, Republic of Korea September 16-24, 2015 SHRDC/MITI Website
Youth & The New Urban Agenda IUTC Seoul, Republic of Korea October 20-30 (application in September) IUTC Website
Water & Sanitation IUTC Seoul, Republic of Korea November 17-27 (application in October) IUTC Website
Safer Cities Knowledge Exchange Seminar UN-Habitat, SMG and SHRDC Seoul, Republic of Korea November 17-19, 2015 CityNet Secretariat, partnerdev@citynet-ap.org
Water Management SHRDC/MITI (for government officials) Seoul, Republic of Korea November 22-29, 2015 SHRDC/MITI Website

*IUTC workshops that IUTC covers all cost for accomodation, training related program and international airfare give all applicants only few days to prepare submission documents for application. Please prepare an application document, recommendation letter from your organization head and scanned passport in advance to meet the deadline for registration.


Member and Partner Workshops

CityNet members are very active in their own areas. It is our pleasure to share the important events of our members and partners. If you happen to attend any of these don’t miss the opportunity to greet and connect with your fellow CityNet members. Please note that these workshops/seminars are not organized by CityNet. Kindly check the website or contact the organizer directly if you are interested in attending.

Title
Partner Organization
Location
Date
More Information
6th High Level Seminar On Environmentally Sustainable Cities Government of Malaysia, Government of Japan, Government of Cambodia, ASEAN Secretariat, ASEAN Working Group on Environmentally Sustainable Cities Johor Bahru, Malaysia 9 – 10 February 2015 http://hls-esc.org/
Public Space and the New Urban Agenda (Regional Future of Places Conference) Future of Places Pasey City, Philippines 27 – 28 February, 2015 info@futureofplaces.com
2nd International Conference on Local Government
2015
Municipal Association of Bangladesh-MAB Dhaka, Bangladesh March 27-28, 2015 Phone: +88 02 8410861 mab_2003@yahoo.com
Pacific Cities Sustainability Initiative (PCSI) Forum ULI/Asia Society Beijing, China April 20-22, 2015 http://asia.uli.org/
Safe Cities Asia 2015 Worldwide Business Research (WBR) Singapore 12-14 May, 2015 http://safecities.wbresearch.com
Final Future of Places Conference Ax:son Johnson Foundation, UN-Habitat, Project for Public Spaces Stockholm, Sweden June, 29 to July 1st, 2015 Website
Municipal Finance, Expenditure Management & Performance Outcomes – 9th Advanced Annual Program Society for Development Studies (SDS) Delhi, India September 6 – October 3, 2015 Flier, Mr Bachan Prasad, bachanp@yahoo.com
Land Readjustment Course International Training Workshop UN-Habitat & IUTC Gangwon, Seoul, Republic of Korea September 8-15, 2015 Brochure, application form
150th Anniversary of Colombo (International Mayor Forum, Business Forum, Final Event) City of Colombo Colombo, Sri Lanka November, 2015
IGLUS training modules and Executive Master Innovative Governance for Large Urban Systems (IGLUS) EPFL, Mexico November 2-13, 2015 http://citynet-ap.org/iglus/