BUSINESS COUNCIL MEMBER AND WELLINGTON CITY COUNCILLOR NICOLA YOUNG VISITS TAIWAN
April 4, 2023
Councillor Young visited Taipei, to represent the Mayor at the 2050 Net Zero summit; she was accompanied by Council’s chief digital officer James Roberts. The visit had three aims:
Reinforce and progress relationships with Taipei City at a political and executive level, enabling Wellington and Taipei to understand and learn from each other’s progress on Net Zero and Smart City.* (Over 30 city leaders Europe, Asia, the Americas, Africa and Oceania presented their city’s strategy and progress towards net zero).
Attend the 2050 Net Zero City Leaders summit – a forum for sharing ideas and lessons learnt.
Attend the 2023 Smart City Summit and Expo – an opportunity to see and hear about advanced technologies that are being applied to solve city challenges around the world.