The UCLG Committee of Digital and Knowledge-based cities organized on the occasion of the UCLG Executive Bureau in Porto Alegre, a working meeting with the committee members on the 12th of June 2015.
The meeting was chaired by the City of Bilbao, Chair of the Committee and the National Confederation of Municipalities of Brazil (CNM), Vice-chair of the Committee for Latin-America. The meeting was attended by more than 20 representatives of cities and international organizations.
During the meeting, the Committee reported on the activities developed in 2014 and the first semester 2015. The Committee also informed on the scheduled activities for the second half of 2015.
The meeting also had as main objective, to work on the preparation of the next committee activity, the seminar on “Modernization of the Municipal Management” scheduled to take place on 30 September and 1-2 October 2015 in São Paulo State, Brazil.
The meeting was quite interactive, since the attendants expressed their questions and their interest in taking a more active role in the committee activities.