Under the theme “Inclusive Metropolitan Cities and City-Regions”, the 2018 Metropolis Annual Meeting was hosted by Gauteng Province and took place in Johannesburg.
The meeting provided a platform for networking and exchanging of ideas. It also brought together government leaders, city managers, urban managers, experts, international NGOs, academics and other important stakeholders from around the world.
The agenda was intended to ensure that key issues of inclusion are placed on the global agenda of metropolitan areas.
- Speech by Governing Mayor of Berlin Micheal Muller at the opening of the Metropolis Annual Meeting 2018.
- Opening address by Co-President of Metropolis and Gauteng Premier David Makhura.
- Address by the Executive Mayor at the Metropolis Annual Meeting 2018