2021
High Representatives

Some of the mayors and other notable public sector authorities from across the globe that joined us to share their insights into smart cities.

GAURANG RATHI

IAS Chief Executive Officer

Aligarh Smart City, India

ROBERTO NAVES E SIQUEIRA

Mayor

City of Anápolis, Brazil

ANÍBAL GAVIRIA CORREA

Governor

Government of Antioquia, Colombia

GUSTAVO MENDANHA MELO

Mayor 

City of Aparecida de Goiânia, Brazil

NARESH KUMAR

Chief Secretary

Government of Arunachal Pradesh, India

SHASHVAT SAURABH

 IAS  Secretary

Government of Arunachal Pradesh, India

MUHAMMAD ADITYA MUFTI

Mayor

City of Banjarbaru, Indonesia

ADA COLAU I BALLANO

Mayor 

City of Barcelona, Spain

JAUME COLLBONI

First Deputy Mayor for Economy, Labor, Competitiveness & Finance

City of Barcelona,
Spain

LAIA BONET

Deputy Mayor in charge of Digital Transition, Agenda 2030 and International Relations

City of Barcelona,
Spain

MICHAEL DONALDSON

Commissionner for Digital Innovation

City of Barcelona,
Spain

ANKIT ASTHANA

IAS  Chief Executive Officer

Bhopal Smart City, India

SANJAY KUMAR SINGH

IAS Commissioner

Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation, India

OIHANE AGIRREGOITIA

Deputy Mayor of Citizen Participation and International Relations

City of Bilbao, Spain

DELPHINE JAMET

Deputy Mayor in charge of General Administration, Evaluation of Public Policies and Data Strategy

City of Bordeaux,
France

PETRA DZUROVCINOVA

Chief Innovation Officer

City of Bratislava,
Slovakia

DIEGO FERNÁNDEZ

Secretary of Innovation & Digital Transformation

City of Buenos Aires, Argentina

VICTOR DA SILVA COELHO

Mayor

City of Cachoeiro de Itapemirim, Brazil

BRUNO CUNHA LIMA

Mayor

City of Campina Grande, Brazil

PITÁGORAS ALVES DA SILVA IBIAPINA

Mayor

City of Candeias, Brazil

JORDI PUIGNERÓ

Vice President and Minister of Digital Policies and Public Administration

Government of Catalonia, Spain

MARIA GALINDO

General Director Digital Nation and Urban Agenda

Government of Catalonia, Spain

VERÓNICA GONZÁLEZ

Chief Resilience Officer

City of Ciudad Juarez, Mexico

EDUARDO PIMENTEL

Vice-Mayor

City of Curitiba, Brazil

ASHOK KUMAR BYANJU SHRESTHA

Mayor

City of Dhulikhel, Nepal

FRITZ RETTBERG

Chief Innovation Officer

City of Dortmund, Germany

PATRICE VERGRIETE

Mayor

City of Dunkirk, France

PETER ADELSKAMP

Chief Digital Officer

City of Essen, Germany

ABDESLAM EL BEKKALI

Mayor

City of Fès, Morocco

JAN JAMBON

Minister-president

Government of Flanders, Belgium

BARTOS ZEWICZ

Deputy Mayor

City of Gdynia, Poland

PASCAL CLOUAIRE

Deputy Mayor in charge of Innovation

City of Grenoble, France

KRISTINA SINEMUS

Minister for Digital Strategy and Development

Government of Hessen, Germany

KUNAL KUMAR

Joint Secretary & Mission Director, Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs

Government of India

PRATIBHA PAL

IAS Commissioner

Indore Municipal Corporation, India

SAFRIZAL ZA

Director General of Regional Administration, Ministry of Home Affairs

Government of Indonesia

THOMAS UMBU PATI

Directorate of Urban Area & State Boundaries, Ministry of Home Affairs

Government of Indonesia

GENSLY

Head of Sub-Directorate of Urban Area & State Boundaries, Ministry of Home Affairs

Government of Indonesia

ALEKSANDAR GJORGJIEV

Deputy Mayor

City of Kavadarci, Macedonia

ILSUR METSHIN

Mayor

City of Kazan, Russia

BERRY VRBANOVIC

Mayor

City of Kitchener, Canada

UĞUR IBRAHIM AKTAY

Mayor

City of Konya, Turkey

JEFIRSTSON RICHSET RIWU KORE

Mayor

City of Kupang, Indonesia

NÚRIA MARÍN MARTÍNEZ

Mayor

City of L’Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain

DIAMANTOS KONSTANTINOS

Vice-Mayor

City of Larissa, Greece

PABLO HERMOSO

Mayor

City of Logroño, Spain

FRANCISCO DE LA TORRE PRADOS

Mayor

City of Malaga, Spain

ULISSES MAIA

Mayor

City of Maringá, Brazil

DANIEL QUINTERO CALLE

Mayor

City of Medellin, Colombia

ARIANNA CENSI

Deputy Mayor for Transport

City of Milan, Italy

PIERO PELIZZARO

Chief Resilience Officer

City of Milan, Italy

HAIM BIBAS

Mayor

City of Modiin-Maccabim-Reut, Israel

CAROLINA COSSE

Mayor

City of Montevideo, Uruguay

AAWATIF HAYAR

Minister of Solidarity, Social Integration & Family

Government of Morocco

JOHN FARMER

Chief Information Officer

City of New York, US

FATIMETOU ABDEL MALICK

President

Region of Nouakchott, Mauritania

ARMAND BÉOUINDÉ

Mayor

City of Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

ARNAUD NGATCHA

Deputy Mayor

City of Paris, France

INES SELETTI

Deputy Mayor for Education and Technologic Innovation

City of Parma, Italy

TIZIANA BENASSI

Deputy Mayor for Environmental Sustainability Policies

City of Parma, Italy

MARK WHEELER

Chief Information Officer

City of Philadelphia, US

MARJAN JUNCAJ

City Manager

City of Podgorica, Montenegro

VIKRAM KUMAR

Commissioner

Municipal Corporation of Pune, India

GISELLA CHALLA

Vice-Mayor

City of Quito, Ecuador

AMIT KUMAR

Chief Executive Officer

Municipal Corporation of Pune, India

ISABELLA MENEZES DE ROLDAO FIORENZANO

Vice-Mayor

City of Recife, Brazil

ĀRIS DZĒRVĀNS

Chief Digital Officer

City of Riga, Latvia

CLÁUDIO CASTRO

Governor

State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

BAS BOORSMA

Chief Digital Officer

City of Rotterdam, Netherlands

JAN HOSKAM

Vice-Mayor

City of ‘s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands

CAROLA GUNNARSON

Mayor

City of Sala, Sweden

ANA PAULA MATOS

Vice-Mayor

City of Salvador de Bahía, Brazil

ANDI HARUN

Mayor

City of Samarinda, Indonesia

KIP HARKNESS

Deputy City Manager

City of San Jose, US

KARIN EKDAHL WÄSTBERG

Director of Innovation

City of Stockholm, Sweden

NORAINI ROSLAN

Mayor

City of Subang Jaya, Malaysia

ALIONG MUS

Mayor

City of Taliabu, Indonesia

PEP BUDI VILALTELLA

Chief Innovation Officer

City of Tarragona, Spain

HAMIDREZA GHOLAMZADEH

Deputy Mayor for International Affairs

City of Tehran, Iran

SEYED MOJTABA SHAFIE BAHNAMIRI

Deputy Mayor for Traffic & Transportation

City of Tehran, Iran

RINAT GUY

Chief Innovation Officer

Tel Aviv Municipality, Israel

ARVIND KUMAR

 IAS Principal Secretary (Municipal Administration & Urban Development)

Government of Telangana, India

KONSTANTINOS ZERVAS

Mayor

City of Thessaloniki, Greece

ERION VELIAJ

Mayor

City of Tirana, Albania

SOUAD BEN ABDERRAHIM

Mayor

City of Tunis, Tunis

JOSÉ MANUEL RIBEIRO

Mayor

City of Valongo, Portugal

REMIGIJUS SIMASIUS

Mayor

City of Vilnius, Lithuania

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