• Event

    2016 Chicago Forum on Global Cities

    June 1, 2016 - June 3, 2016 332 S. Michigan Avenue Chicago, Illinois 60604, USA

    C40 members and partners are cordially invited to join the second annual Chicago Forum on Global Cities, which will take place June 1-3, 2016.  This event will convene global city leaders across the four pillars vital to urban life—business, education, arts and culture, civics—for a multidisciplinary discussion on how they can collaborate to make their cities more economically vital, socially inclusive, and environmentally livable. The future of global cities will continue to be defined by the mayors and maestros, the scholars and CEOs, who attend and participate in this unique annual global forum in a unique global city.

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  • Blog post

  • Blog post

    Today, C40 launched #CitiesAreKey, a new global social and digital ad campaign designed to amplify the leadership role of cities in the lead-up to the international COP21 climate negotiations in Paris in December. The campaign, announced via continuous ads on the iconic ‘Grand Screen’ digital billboard throughout the weeklong Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, will capitalize on key moments on the Road to Paris to spread global awareness about cities’ potential to help deliver emissions reductions necessary by 2020 to limit global warming to two degrees Celsius.

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