Mikael Colville-Andersen is one of the leading global voices in urbanism. He has worked in over 100 cities around the world, advising about how to design - and embrace - bicycle and pedestrian friendly streets in order to improve urban life. He is known for his pioneering philosophies about simplifying urban planning and how cities and towns should be designed instead of engineered.
Mikael is the author of “Copenhagenize - the definitive guide to global bicycle urbanism” and the host of the urbanism TV series “The Life-Sized City”. He inspires with his keynotes around the world about how to make cities better through design thinking. He will speak about how cities should be at the forefront of fighting climate change and how this Age of Urbanism is inspiring citizens around the world.