Edit: PPT presentations that the speakers have used for supporting their speeches are available for download.

Monday, 12 November: Full day Sharing Cities city governments encounter, and public event with Sharing ecosystem

City Councils EncounterDisseny Hub (Plaça de les Glòries Catalanes, 38)

8:30 – 9:00h Registration – Coffee
9:00 – 9:45h Institutional welcome & Day program review (Room: Auditori)

Introduction & Summit introduction:

Intitutional welcoming:

  • Gerardo Pisarello (Deputy Mayor, Barcelona City Council)
  • Pastora Martinez (Vicerector Open University of Catalonia)

Previous Summit’s representatives:

  • Udo Kock (Deputy Mayor, Amsterdam)
  • Sonam Velani (NYC, Mayor’s Office)

Expert keynote:

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9:45 – 10.30h  Showcase of cities linked to the principles of the Declaration (Room: Auditori)

Presentation of principles and cities relevant policies in the area.


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10:30 – 11:00h Coffee-break (Room: Foyer)
11:00 – 13:00h 8th principle: Cities collaboration in regulation and negotiation with companies (Room: Foyer)

11 – 11:45h Interventions:

  • Moderator: Klemens Himpele (Vienna, Director Economic Affairs, Labor and Statistics) Download the presentation
  • Janet Sanz (Barcelona Fourth Deputy Mayor): State of the issue and Barcelona case
  • Udo Kock – Amsterdam Deputy Mayor – Amsterdam case Download the presentation
  • Tracey Cook – Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards – Toronto case Download the presentation

11:45 – 13h Working groups:

  1. Negotiation standards and collaborations among cities in the global task force
  2. EU lobby vacation rental
  3. Data sovereignty and citizens’ digital rights
  4. Labour platforms and impact on labour
  5. Criteria to differentiate platforms
  6. Collaborative public services: Partnerships with platforms
13:00 – 14:30h Lunch
14:30 – 17:00h 9th principle: Qualities of positive platforms, promotion programmes and labour (Room: Foyer)

14:30 – 15:15h Interventions:

15:15-16:30h Working groups:

  1. Entrepreneurship programs and Internationalization programs (such as company cross landing)
  2. City Challenges and innovative promotion policies
  3. Collaborative policy design and city labs
  4. Social inclusion
  5. Government structure and sharing/platform economy
  6. Platform cooperativism (CITIES program)
  7. Policies impact monitoring
  8. European Project
17:00 – 18:00h Conclusions summary, task force and next steps (Room: Foyer)


  • Alvaro Porro (Barcelona City Council)
  • Mayo Fuster (Dimmons, UOC)


  • Follow up from working groups on negotiation with platforms
  • Follow up from working groups agreements promotions policies
  • Task force to sustain the Declaration
  • Sharing Cities Alliance (Pieter van de Glind and Harmen van Sprang)
  • Next Summit
  • Following program of the Summit during the week
18-18:30h Walk & talk though Superblocks to MediaTic Building

Public event with ecosystem

18:00 – 21:00h Public event Collaborative policies for collaborative economy Procomuns meet up – MediaTIC(Roc Boronat, 117)