9th Child in the City World Conference


Who should attend:

  • Children’s rights advocates
  • National, regional and local authority officers
  • Youth and play workers
  • Planners
  • Urban designers
  • Children’s geographers
  • Playground designers and producers
  • Highways and traffic managers
  • Sustainability champions
  • Public health campaigners
  • Researchers
  • University lecturers and students
  • UN officials
  • NGO representatives
  • Policy makers

The conference will begin on Monday 24th of September with a plenary session, and will finish on Wednesday 26th of September in the afternoon. Several parallel sessions and interactive workshops will be held over the event’s three days. There will be presentations and discussions based on the practical experience of projects in Vienna. Small workshops will be organised around the main conference themes, where the focus will be on interactive discussions.

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Additionaly, you can also look forward to a cocktail reception and an optional conference dinner to network with other delegates. Before and after the conference there will be optional field trips to projects and places our partner WienXtra has selected for you.

Programme committee

Our programme managers ensure the review and preparation of a high-quality programme with a variety of international speakers: