UrbanXFest 2020 is a flagship initiative of the UrbanXHub vision for the future of city living. This conference will highlight ideas, concepts and solutions for enhancing and humanising everybody’s urban experience. There will also be discussions on how cities can change for the better after the Covid-19 global pandemic.

Modern cities are changing in various ways to meet the needs of the local society and economy. While people still needs home, food and transportation as their most basic necessities, urban dwellers now requires more for their well-being. Nowadays, access to high speed internet and entertainment are an integral part of their lifestyle. This is only the beginning.

More recently, Covid-19 catalyzed a change of global scale impacting cities all over the world. While many is still finding solutions to basic necessities in this trying period, access to high speed internet and lifestyle entertainment are seen to become an integral part of urban well-being too.

Remarkably, during these tough time, urban society has risen up to take on challenges presented to them and worked with each other in ways we couldn’t imagine before to combat this global pandemic.

Our team at UrbanXHub also believes in working together to fight the global pandemic. Therefore, we have decided that for this year World Cities Day, we will be hosting an online conference, UrbanXFest Digital Conference 2020. Everyone can view the sessions, engage with us live on the YouTube platform and share new ideas focusing on improving urban society as a whole during this Covid-19 pandemic.

UrbanXFest 2020 will focus on three pillars, which are urban economy, urban social and urban innovation after the Covid-19 pandemic. UrbanXFest will also celebrate the World Cities Day 2020 as part of the global annual event by UN-Habitat.

For more information, visit www.urbanxhub.com