André Corrêa d’Almeida

Adjunct Professor, Columbia University, and Founder ARCx

André Corrêa d’Almeida, PhD, is a political economist and a designer of learning environments with several management and academic leading roles at Columbia University in the fields of international education programs, institutional design and sustainable development. As a trust-builder he strives to develop new collaborative approaches to address issues of coordinated action around the world. He has experience at the management level in the U.S., Europe, South-East Asia, the Middle East and Africa. André has had research published in several areas of Social Economics and Institutional Development and has received multiple research awards. He currently leads programs in NYC, Kazakhstan, Egypt, China and Portugal.

Wednesday, April 17
9:00 am - 10:30 am • Plenary Session: The 5G City- Facilitating Work, Life, Equity and Sustainability
Keynote Address: Circular Data - Improving Economic Growth, Resilience and Mobility through City Data Sharing                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Plenary Session:  The 5G City- Facilitating Work, Life, Equity and Sustainability - In this fireside chat, listen in as corporate leaders debate the impacts of city-wide 5G networks on quality of life, the environment, and economic growth. Speakers will differentiate between the hype and the reality, and will identify the challenges and risks today and those anticipated in the future.