Sister City Mayors Attend the Chicago Forum on Global Cities

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Current and former mayors from a selection of Chicago’s sister cities were in attendance at the 2017 Chicago Forum on Global Cities from June 7-9, 2017, including:

  • Akel Biltaji, Former Mayor of Amman, Jordan
  • Mubashir Javed, Mayor of Lahore, Pakistan
  • Adriana Krnáčová, Mayor of Prague, Czech Republic
  • Suh Byung-soo, Mayor of Busan, South Korea
  • John Tory, Mayor of Toronto, Canada

Chicago Sister Cities International was a civic partner of the forum. Hosted annually by the Chicago Council on Global Affairs and the Financial Times, the forum raises provocative questions about the influence of global cities and how they can solve pressing global challenges.

Learn more about the forum.

Mayor Tory speaking on the opening panel on June 7

Mayor Krnáčová speaking on the Future Economy panel on June 9

H.E. Biltaji speaking on the Urban Challenge panel also on June 9