Marcus Evans Brings Down Experts to Present Insights on Transforming Africa Urban Spaces

3rd Annual City Development will address the most pressing issues of City-Making – transforming urban spaces with a vision for African inner cities to be livable, with Integrated Development Planning (IDP), with formal and affordable housing, equipped with the basic services provision, developing infrastructure, a mobilised city with Transit Oriented Development (TOD), improved public safety, traffic equilibrium and effective Leadership.

Cape Town, South Africa, January 10, 2017 --( Marcus Evans proudly presents 3rd Annual City Development, a large scale conference that will be addressing the most pressing issues faced while shaping the urban transformation. The three day conference will be taking place on 13th -15th March 2017 at Cape Town, South Africa.

The conference will be featuring key presentations by industry experts from various regions in the world such as Peter Cookson Smith Architect, Planner and Urban Designer; Stephen Goldie City Planning Advisor, Al Ain Municipality, UAE; Councillor Brett Herron Mayoral Committee Member for Transport, City of Cape Town, South Africa; Stephen Goldie City Planning Advisor, Al Ain Municipality, UAE; Councillor Benedicta van Minnen Mayoral Committee Member for Human Settlements, City of Cape Town, South Africa; Abbas Jamie, Director, Innovation and Transformation, Aurecon, South Africa; Naomi
HoogervorstCountry Representative-Kenya Placemakers, The Netherlands; Barry Bredenkamp, General Manager-Energy Efficiency, South African National Energy Development Institute(SANEDI); Kalane Rampai, Director, PwC, South Africa; Bhavna Soni, Deputy Head- Engineering Services, Water, eThekwini Municipality, South Africa; Guy Briggs Head of Urban Design, DHK Architects, South Africa; James Aiello Senior Project Advisor-PPP, National Treasury, South Africa and Holger Adam, Country Head, Rendeavour, Ghana.

Happening for the third time next year, City Development Africa aims to showcase the cutting edge solutions on alternative project financing in order to fulfill the financing gaps as well as to improve the efficiency of cities and global competitiveness.

Some of the special highlights of the event will be plenary discussions, think tanks sessions and presentation of international case studies.

This conference has been CPD Accredited by the South African Institute of Architects and Association of South African Quantity Surveyors.
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