We we are

Our Honorable Chairmen

Nicholas You

A veteran urban specialist and thought leader. Prior to his retirement he was the senior policy and planning advisor to UN-Habitat and the manager of the Habitat II Conference held in Istanbul in 1996. 

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Peter Sany

Orchestrated the day-to day operations of the TM Forum from 2015 to 2017. He is a respected industry thought leader and is a senior international business executive and entrepreneur with a unique wealth of experience.

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Members

Lawyer, smart tourism, smart destinations expert, researcher.

Lawyer

Afonso Café

Business Developer, Innovation Adviser, Project Manager.

Engeneering

Carlos Neves

Professor, Former Vice-Mayor Ponta Delgada (Azores)

Professor

Fernando Fernandes

Former Head of Transport Operations at Brighton & Hove City Council. Mobility Expert.

Mobility Expert

Austen Hunter

Humorist, Creative, Writer, Radio e TV Presenter.

Radio & TV Presenter

Fernando Alvim

Professor, Economist, Researcher

Economist

Flávio Tiago

Lawyer, Blockchain enthusiast

Lawyer

Guilherme Correia

Public Speaking Assessment & Business Growth Strategy

Social Entrepreneur

Irene Compte

Smart City Pioneer & Evangelist, World Bank & EC Expert, Board Chair, Research Fellow, NED, IoT Special Adviser to Digital Jersey

Expert

Joe Dignan

Banking Director, Former Deputy Mayor in Lisbon, Master and MBA in Business, Digital Transformation and Smart Cities.

Expert

Jorge Máximo

Anthropologist, Project Manager, Creative Placemaker, Citizen Engagement, Consultant.

Expert

Manuel Pereira

Real Estate and Creative Industries.

Economist

Marina Ostrowski

Former Mayor of Agueda

Smart Cities expert, Mobility

Expert

Gil Nadais

PhD in Ecology, environmental policy expert, Former Coordinator Governmental Agency for Inland territory development.

Professor

Helena Freitas

City of Liverpool Cabinet Member for City Services - City Councillor / Industrial Liaison Manager (LCEI)

Expert

James Noakes

Former CIO Santander (Spain), Former Director of Spanish Smart City Network, Consultant.

Expert

José A. Teixeira

Smart Health Expert, Former Deloitte partner, Africa Expert, Senior Consultant.

Expert

Margarida Bajanca

Angola (and Africa in general) Expert, Senior Consultant, PWF Foundation.

Economist

Nazário Vilhena

Concept Development, City making, Citizens Engagement and Project Sustainable Development.

Social Innovator

Nicola Henriques

Creative, Journalist, Writer, Strategic Building, Smart Cities Designer, Senior Consultant, “Miracle Aligner”.

Expert

Vitor Pereira

Senior Consultant, Smart Water, Energy, Biologist.

Expert

Pedro Sampaio

Deep & Urban Tech, Smart Cities, Disruptive Innovation, Horizon 2020 SME Instrument.

Expert

Vladimir Bataev

Association Organs
General-Assembly

President: Nazário Vilhena

1st  Secretary: Nicola Henriques

2nd Secretary: Pedro Sampaio

Board

President: Carlos Neves

Vice-President: Jorge Máximo

Vice-President: Vitor Pereira

Fiscal Council

President: Afonso Café

Member: Margarida Bajanca

Member: Guilherme Correia

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