Ljubljana Forum is an annual gathering that combines knowledge and experience of city governance and defines key areas, visions and strategies of the future development of cities.

Future of the Cities Award 2018, announcement

Ljubljana Forum is pleased to inform our broader audience that the recipient of the ‘Future of Cities Award’ 2018 for the best innovation in the field of developing future of the cities is the City of Almaty, for their Urban mobility reform From a car-oriented to people-oriented city, project.


The workshop introduced an efficient approach to the development of a Smart City Strategy through 7 key steps that represent the basis of a smart transformation.


To offer a framework for cooperation, networking and learning among various stakeholders: political decision-makers, city leaders and city administration, investors, businesses, civil society, researchers, academics and students.

To empower this network of stakeholders to create prosperous future of cities through researching, developing and implementing the best practices of urban development.


participants, coming from all over the world.


expert speakers and moderators, coming from all over the world.


innovative governance, business, and technology solutions for promoting smart city development and improving city management.


best smart city practice cases and projects presented. Innovative business models and technology solutions for smart city development presented.


new project initiatives with a total value exceeding € 300 mio.

Ljubljana Castle
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Mayor of the City Of Ljubljana

Mr. Blaž GOLOB

Chairman of Ljubljana Forum – President & CEO of EU BC HUB 

Mr. Miran GAJŠEK

Head of Department for Urban planning – City of Ljubljana / Co-Chairman of Ljubljana Forum

Mr. Rex YEAP

Director Blockchain for SDGs tours – EU BC HUB / WOS Co-founder

Mr. Lorenzo MADRID

GFS Institute Consultant

Ms. Stephanie E. TRPKOV

Consultant World Bank

Mr. Jose Jacob KALAYIL

CEO Integro Ltd , Chairman of India Advantage Summit


President of the Advisory Board EU BC HUB



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