Program parts and themes
Conference @ Lund University on 10 October Inspirational opening plenary, interactive lunch and breaks, and workshops bringing together a diverse audience and presenters of practitioners and researchers to explore sharing cities and the Sustainable Development Goals.
Exhibition @ Sege Park in Malmö on 11 October A world-leading urban development project integrating the sharing economy into planning and infrastructure as well as an opportunity to explore and learn from the experiences and findings of test-beds in Stockholm, Malmö, Umeå and Göteborg.
Seminar @ Smart City Sweden on 11 October A seminar organized at Smart City Sweden with a focus on using city planning, development and the sharing economy as leverages to achieving smart and sustainable cities. Concluding the summit, connecting the dots and looking forwards.
Key speakers and participants
Representatives (from Malmö Municipality, Umeå Municipality, KTH and Göteborg Municipality) who lead test-beds on sharing cities in Malmö, Umeå, Stockholm, and Göteborg as part of Sharing Cities Sweden
Representatives (from Umeå University, Karlstad Municipality, Lund University, and IVL) who lead strategic projects on sharing cities covering Sharing Digital Platforms, Sharing Business Models, Sharing Towns, Sharing Communities and Sharing Behaviour
Prof. Koen Frenken, Utrecht University
Prof. Oksana Mont, Lund University
Prof. Karin Bradley, KTH
Harmen van Sprang and Pieter van de Glind, Sharing Cities Alliance
Neal Gorenflo and Darren Sharp, Shareable
Mayo Fuster and Alvaro Porro González, Sharing Cities Action
Kes McCormick and Charlotte Leire, Sharing Cities Sweden
Patrikc Ryden and Charlie Gullström, Viable Cities
Workshop topics and moderators
Session 1: Enabling sharing towns and communities
SDG 11 – ‘How can the sharing economy contribute to sustainable cities and communities?’
Session 2: Developing business models for the sharing economy
SDG 8 – ‘How can the sharing economy contribute to decent work and economic growth?
Session 3: Evaluating sustainability impacts of sharing cities
SDG 12 – ‘How can the sharing economy lead to more sustainable consumption and production?’
Session 4: Institutionalizing sharing practices
SDG 17 – ‘How can partnerships underpin sharing cities?’
Session 5: Governing sharing cities
Session 6: Leveraging digitalisation for sharing cities
Session 7: Connecting the sharing and circular economy
Session 8: The future of sharing