Urban Exchange Podcast

Urban Exchange Podcast


Urban Exchange Podcast

The Urban Exchange podcast is a collaborative project designed to educate and inspire cities and their partners around the globe.

The podcast is produced by SmartCitiesWorld and the Resilient Cities Network. View our press release.

Each 20-minute episode is co-hosted by our Executive Director Lauren Sorkin and Paul Wilson, SmartCitiesWorld Advisory Board Chair. The podcast features city leaders and subject matter experts highlighting practical ideas that have worked to build urban resilience around the world.

The expertise, experiences, and passion of each guest is brought out in the episodes. We hope you enjoy listening.

  • Listen in Google (Android) – Coming soon!

Episode 1: Solutions for resilient, climate-ready infrastructure featuring Houston City Mayor Sylvester Turner

Episode 2: Solutions for climate adaptation featuring Rotterdam City Mayor Ahmed Aboutaleb
Episode 3: Solutions for climate and ecosystem investment featuring Glasgow Council Leader Susan Aitken

Episode 4: LIVE from COP26 in Glasgow featuring Francis Suarez, Mayor of Miami

Episode 5: Andy Foster, Mayor of Wellington on Leadership and Digital Resilience

Episode 6: Daniel Quintero, Mayor of Medellin

Episode 7: Resilience Action on the Ground with Monica Barone, CEO City of Sydney (Part 1)



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Urban Exchange Podcast