Conference on future of Riga metropolitan area

In October 2016, Tim Moonen at The Business of Cities gave the keynote address and moderated the main international panel at a conference to discuss the future of Riga metropolitan area, at the invitation of the Latvian Ministry of Environmental Protection and Regional Development. The conference was convened to discuss the roles of local and national governments in supporting the development of Riga as a well managed metropolitan capital city. The event benefited from expert input from senior leaders and officials in Oslo, Gdynia and Vienna as well as the OECD.