Maarit Kahila

CEO and Co-Founder | Maptionnaire Helsinki, Finland
Maarit Kahila


Maarit Kahila has an academic background in planning geography and urban planning. Her dissertation explores new methods for enabling and encouraging wider public participation. Currently, she is the CEO and co-founder of Maptionnaire, a citizen engagement platform used in over 40 countries.


Solution Talks | SMART CITY EXPO

Communities Re-envisioning the Cities of the Future

Michael Lake
Michael Lake Leading Cities President & CEO Chair
Maarit Kahila
Maarit Kahila Maptionnaire CEO and Co-Founder Speaker
Helena Moço Lopes
Helena Moço Lopes Abrazo Cultural President Speaker
Gaby Kaminsky
Gaby Kaminsky CityZone Managing Director Speaker
Iván Mauricio Durán Pabón
Iván Mauricio Durán Pabón General Secretariat, Mayor's Office of Bogotá - High District Council for ICT High Commissioner for ICT Speaker
Johnson Huang
Johnson Huang Advmeds Managing Director and project leader Speaker

#Citizen Engagement, #Cross-sector Governance, #Participatory Schemes, #Policy-making, #Public-private partnership

09-11-2023 10:30 09-11-2023 11:20 Europe/Madrid Communities Re-envisioning the Cities of the Future

How are communities reshaping urban landscapes? Cities are adopting collaborative governance models, such as participatory budgeting and co-creation initiatives, to enhance citizen engagement. This involvement in policymaking and city-building holds transformative potential, essential for creating inclusive, sustainable, and responsive urban environments.

Hall 2 | Plaza: Tomorrow.BlueEconomy
Thu 9 10:30h - 11:20h Hall 2 | Plaza: Tomorrow.BlueEconomy All Passes