Urban Economist Paul Jansen to Speak at the RIAI Annual Conference

The RIAI is delighted to announce that Paul Jansen will be part of the fantastic line up of speakers at this year’s Annual Conference. Jansen’s talk will be about ‘Cities, Innovation and Economy’.

Paul Jansen is the Cities Market Leader for Arup and working from their Amsterdam office on urban challenges all over Europe. With a background in urban economics Paul contributed to city developments in various countries, commissioned by public as well as private clients. Modern work environments and more specific a vital economy are crucial to resilient cities and regions; this passion drives him to secure and address adaptive elements in urban systems. Today these areas are mostly called; innovation areas or districts, science parks, university campuses, business parks and industrial innovation sites.

Paul will be speaking at the RIAI Annual Conference on Saturday, 6 October.  For further updates on the Annual Conference Speakers visit riaiconference.ie/speakers/

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