Lead Thematic Presentations: S1-1 Thematic Area: S1-1 Thematic Area: STI for Urban, County, and Resilient Communities, (including smart cities, Circular Economy, Eco-Housing, and Sustainable Transport-Energy-Habitat Systems)

Prof. David Some /Former VC, Moi University, Former CEO, CUE and Former Chairman, TAHEST

Mr. John Paul Okwiri, CEO, KOTDA: A new generation of Smart Science and Technology parks/cities to inspire the realization of Kenya’s Vision 2030

Dr. Robert Kagiri, Wanjiru Karanja, and Martin Kangiri, Kiambu County: Building Thika Industrial Smart City – A Blueprint for Sustainable Urban Development Through Science, Technology, and Innovation

H.E. Ms. Josephine Gauld (LVO), Permanent Representative to UNEP and UN Habitat and Deputy High Commissioner, British High Commission: Circular Economy: unlocking inclusive and sustainable prosperity