Webinar 17. “Bilbao’s Post-industrial Transformation: A Blueprint for Urban Rebirth”

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We are very pleased to invite you to join us for the webinar “Bilbao’s Post-industrial Transformation: A Blueprint for Urban Rebirth”. The event is organized by the International Urban and Regional Cooperation Latin America (IURC-LA) Programme on Tuesday, September 26th at 09:00 CST/ 17:00 CEST. The webinar will have a duration of 75 minutes and offer simultaneous interpretation in English, Spanish, and Portuguese.

The Bilbao urban regeneration experience is a fascinating case study, demonstrating how strategic planning, architecture, culture, and governance can revitalize a declining industrial city into a thriving, dynamic metropolis. This webinar aims to explore the multifaceted aspects of Bilbao’s transformation and draw lessons that can inspire urban renewal initiatives worldwide. The primary objective of this webinar is to delve into the urban regeneration and transformation process of Bilbao, highlighting key strategies, challenges, and successes. Through expert insights and discussions, participants will gain a comprehensive understanding of the Bilbao model and its relevance to urban development.

The webinar thus aims to provide a platform for knowledge sharing and inspiration in the field of urban regeneration by examining the success story of Bilbao’s post-industrial development.

The agenda includes:

◼ Bilbao’s Urban Transformation Journey (Borja Lopez)
◻ Transformation: Key Strategies and Projects (Borja Lopez)
◼ Financial and management measures of the process (Cernin Martinez)
◻ Panel discussion and Q&A

Register now through the following link and feel free to share the event with your network: https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/1916696376202/WN_4tiPolDOSnmG9Q2YsoxzxA

We are looking forward to seeing you on September 26th!


By Ramon Zamora