Cities of Tomorrow #9

HYBRID EVENT | 13 - 16 September 2021

Event Agenda

September 13 – 15


10:00 - 17:00



The nine round tables took place online during three consecutive days before the main event, September 13-15.

September 16


09:45 am - 10:00 am

Participants Registration



10:00 am - 10:30 am

Conference Opening

Sebastian Metz, General Manager German-Romanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (AHK Romania)

Andreas Lier, President German-Romanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (AHK Romania)

NN, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany in Bucharest

Attila-Zoltán Cseke, Minister for Development, Public Works and Administration (tbc)


10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Results and Conclusions of the Roundtables

Moderators: Sebastian Metz & Dr. Ilinca Pandele, AHK Romania


11:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Coffee Break



11:45 AM - 12:30 PM

Project Competition Finalists

Public administration, civil society and business environment finalists present their projects for green cities to the jury and the audience

Moderator: Dr. Ilinca Pandele, AHK Romania


12:30 PM - 14:30 PM

Lunch Break

Lunch Break and time to explore the virtual/ physical Marketplace


14:30 PM - 15:00 PM

Wuppertal – A happy combination – the elongated metropolis and its numerous green spaces

Prof. Dr. Uwe Schneidewind, Mayor City of Wuppertal (tbc)


15:00 PM - 16:30 PM

Cities in Dialogue: New Green for New Generations


Burkhard Drescher, Managing Director, ICM – Innovation City Management GmbH: Smart Concepts for Green Cities

Ioan Popa, Mayor of Reșița

Andreas Kipar, Co-Founder, CEO & Creative Director, LAND – Landscape Architecture Nature Development

Eugen Pănescu, planwerk Cluj, Executive Board Member at Architects Council of Europe (tbc)

Diana Culescu, President of the Romanian Landscape Association (tbc)

Moderator: Dorothee Hasnaș, Architect and Cultural Manager


16:30 PM - 17:00 PM

Wrap-up Session

Announcing the winning roundtable

Announcing the winners of the project competition

Closing of the Conference

Moderators: Sebastian Metz & Dr. Ilinca Pandele, AHK Romania

Closing of the conference: Sebastian Metz, General Manager AHK Romania


17:00 - 18:00


Feel free to stay longer, explore the marketplace and get in touch with likeminded partners.

Join Us

Become active & share your ideas: join one of the 9 round tables

Event Agenda

Check out this year's speakers and topics

AHK Romania | German-Romanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry | Calea Grivitei 82-98 et. 1, Building The Mark, Corp The Podium, 010736 Bucuresti