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BRT+ and the World Bank co-organize a workshop about innovation in Africa, in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, June 29, 2018 via Streaming.

The BRT+ Centre of Excellence in collaboration with the World Bank takes the opportunity to organize a Workshop about Innovation in Africa during the Mobilize week in Dar es Salaam. The workshop will be hold June 29, 2018, at the Serena Hotel.

Confirmed Speakers:

  • Jackie Klopp, Columbia University
  • Ronald Lwakatware, Dar es Salaam Rapid Transit (DART)
  • Anthony Mobereola, LAMATA
  • Juan Carlos Muñoz, Pontifica Universidad Católica de Chile
  • Ramón Muñoz-Raskin, World Bank
  • Cristina Albuquerque , WRI Brasil
  • Christo Venter, University of Pretoria
  • Ian Barrett, Consultant

The agenda will be structured around four sessions:

  • Session 1: The context of public transport modernization in African cities
  • Session 2: Reports on BRT lessons in African cities – design, systems, operations
  • Session 3: Academic partnerships to build transformation capacity
  • Session 4: Day one of operations

 

Details:

Event: Innovation in Africa, Towards tailored solutions for African cities

Agenda via this link

When: Friday, June 29, 2018, from 9:00 to 16:30 (Check your time zone here)

Where: Serena Hotel, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Access to Steaming via the following link.

 

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