Come at at least 7 thousand participants from 33 countries of the world will come to the MUF 2019
The organizers of the Moscow Urban Forum (FFM), which will be held from 4 to 7 July this year, expect that at least 7,000 participants from 33 countries of the world will take part in the business program. Sergey Levkin is the head of the Moscow City Planning Policy Department today.
“I recall that the Moscow Urban Forum has been held since 2011. This year the main topic will be: “Quality of life, projects changing cities”. Leading Russian and international hotels will come to Moscow to discuss projects that change Moscow. Now and in the future. There will also be a discussion of the world’s best practitioners who can apply in Moscow, ”announced Sergey Levkin.
All that we expected was participation in business program events. more than 200 thousand of Muscovites and guests of the capital attend the Festival of Urban Communities traditionally held within the framework of the forum, ”he added.
According to Sergey Lyovkin, his arrival in Moscow has already been confirmed by 113 foreign speakers from 26 countries of the world, as well as about 120 Russian speakers. The presence of 22 official delegations from 20 countries, 6 delegations (Rome, Palermo, Kuala Lumpur, Ankara, Belgrade, the Metropolis of Greater Paris) is planned.
The forum’s events will also be attended by 14 Russian delegations.
“During the Moscow Urban Forum of 2019, several major events were held: the International Urban Health Congress, dedicated to the themes of urban health, which will be held July 4-5 at the site of the Zaryadye concert hall and the My District forum, which will be held in Gostiny backyard “, the best implemented and advanced projects will be presented at the exhibition in the” Manege “, – said Sergey Levkin.
Sergey Levkin noted that this year there will be a special report prepared for the congress “Urban Health, where the successes of 11 of the largest megacities of the world are compared”.
“Urban health is somewhat broader than the medical infrastructure – hospitals and clinics. That she feels like a man in a small or big city. In addition to health, there are concepts of happiness, satisfaction, quality of the urban environment. An example from foreign experience: in London there is everything that is needed for each city to be within a day, at least 20 minutes by bike, in the next 25 years, the London healthcare system will save $ 1.7 billion in investment, ”the head of the Department said .
Sergey Levkin also presented that at the plenary sessions of the Moscow Urban Forum with the participation of Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin, the head of the Complex of urban planning policy and construction Marat Khusnullin and other city leaders.
Source: Department of Urban Development Policy