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Thursday, July 6 • 18:00 - 18:20
Medellin: from fear to becoming the 'most innovative city in the world'

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In 1991 Medellin was the most dangerous city in the world and in 2013 was recongnized as the most innovative city in the world. How was that possible? Join us to understand how common vision and purpose, strong collaboration between local government, private sector, universities and citizens gave Medellin enough resilience to rebirth from fear to life and to become a social, urban and technology innovation hub.

***Medellin: de la peur à l'obtention du statut «ville la plus innovante au monde»***

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Juan Pablo Ortega

Juan Pablo Ortega advises various firms on their innovation and business strategy. Previously, he has been working for Ruta N Medellin, a public joint venture fostering the city’s innovation ecosystem.

Thursday July 6, 2017 18:00 - 18:20 CEST
02. Theater