Welcome to the METROPOLIS Policy Transfer Platform!
This platform aims to be a resource for experts and anyone who wants to learn more about integrated urban governance. It showcases projects from Metropolis member cities - some of the largest cities in the world - and others. You can:
The Berlin Senate Departement for Urban Development and the Environment, in collaboration with METROPOLIS, presented the Policy Transfer Platform (PTP) at Metropolitan Solutions 2016, an annual three-day international conference and exhibition on smart cities organized in Berlin. At the event the platform was presented as a useful tool to the 4.000 delegates who attended the fair. The Governing Mayor of Berlin, Mr. Michael Müller, and the french Minister of Housing and Sustainable Homes, Mrs. Emmanuelle Cosse, also visited the PTP stand for a demonstration. This year's conference highlight was the German Habitat Forum, which aim was to formulate the « Berlin Recommendations for the City of Tomorrow » ahead of Habitat III and the adoption of the New Urban Agenda in Quito.
The 2016 cycle of the Guangzhou International Award for Urban Innovation is now open for application. Register your interest before 30 June.