Mayors' Forum

A key feature of the Asia Pacific Cities Summit (APCS) is the Mayors' Forum. This forum provides a significant opportunity for the heads of local government to come together and share their insights, openly discuss issues facing their cities, and together, develop innovative solutions which promote growth and prosperity of cities across the Asia Pacific region.

The 2019APCS Mayors' Forum will be facilitated by Professor Greg Clark CBE, Chairman of the Business of Cities Ltd. (London).

The APCS Mayors' Forum is strictly by invitation only.

The 2015APCS Mayors' Forum attracted 93 Mayors and was facilitated by Alan Berube, Senior Fellow and Deputy Director, Metropoliton Policy Program, Brookings Institution and Marek Gootman, Director of Strategic Partnerships and Global Initiatives, Brookings Institution Metropolitan Policy Program (Washington).

Mayors' Accord

The APCS Mayors' Accord summarises the key achievements, outcomes and strategic objectives of the Mayors' Forum. It represents the outcomes of the APCS and references learning, insights and solutions relating to the future of urban governance.

The Mayors' Accord is presented to all delegates on the final day of the Summit and is signed by all participating city leaders.

View the previous APCS Mayors’ Accords:

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