Cities of the Future: How Urbanization is Changing Our World
Luncheon Presentation by Sanjeev Sanyal, Global Strategist, Deutsche Bank
We already live in a mostly urban world and rapid urbanization is radically changing the economic, social and ecological landscape of our planet. Sanjeev Sanyal, Global Strategist at Deutsche Bank, will discuss emerging trends in India, China and the United States that collectively provide a glimpse into our common future.
Sanyal joined Deutsche Bank in 1997 and is based in Singapore. In 2007, he was awarded the prestigious Eisenhower Fellowship for his work on the economics of cities. In 2011, Sanyal was invited by the Indian government to be a member of a committee tasked with working on India's long-term urban strategy. He is the author of The Indian Renaissance: India's Rise After a Thousand Years of Decline. He was named a Young Global Leader 2010 by the World Economic Forum in Davos. Sanyal attended Shri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi as well as St. John's College, Oxford, where he was a Rhodes Scholar.