Istanbul Planning Agency Launch

Event Date

12 February 2020


Event Location

Istanbul Congress Center – Üsküdar Hall



Participatory Democratic Governance Policies

Created Date 12 February 2020

The launch of Istanbul Planning Agency started with the speech of Ekrem İmamoğlu, Mayor of Istanbul, where he highlighted local democracy. During the event which had a broad participation, the opening speech was followed by the panel with the attendance of a prominent figure of Turkey’s urbanization literature, Prof. İlhan Tekeli, and world famous theorists; Prof. Saskia Sassen and Prof. Richard Sennett.


Opening speech of IMM Mayor İmamoğlu


The panel moderated by Prof. Tekeli with the participation of Prof. Sassen and Prof. Sennett