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From the 24th to 27th of November, Urban Thinkers Campus Recife (UTC Recife) will gather contributions to collaborate with the global debate of a New Urban Agenda.  During these four days the civil society, the academia and representatives of the private and public sectors will converge in Recife - capital city of the state of Pernambuco, in the Brazilian Northeast - to share inspiring solutions for social inclusion.

WUC logo high-resUTC Recife focuses on the theme Inclusive Cities: youth and open source technologies in urban space. Our main goal is to gather innovative solutions towards youth inclusion focusing on the role of public places and new open source technologies as catalyst of opportunities and change, as well as, highlight the notion that cities are networks of learning spaces.

For more information on the event, click here or visit the organizer's website.

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Email: info@inciti.org

Phone: +55 81 3037.6689

List of Speakers and Moderators


  1. Guilherme Varella Secretary of the Ministry of Culture Cultural Policies
  2. Geraldine de Bastion New Media & Technology Consultant
  3. Gustavo Restrepo Architect
  4. Pedro Henrique de Cristo Founder of Instituto Espaço SITIÊ
  5. Stephen Kovats Founder of R0G_AGENCY
  6. Georgia Haddad Nicolau Director of Management, Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the Creative Economy Secretariat of the Ministry of Culture of Brazil
  7. Cida Pedrosa Secretary for the Environment and Sustainability of Recife
  8. Camilo Cantor Digital Artist & Activist - LABSURLAB
  9. Mãe Beth de Oxum Director of Coco de Umbigada Cultural Centre
  10. Marcos Ninguém Responsible for enabling the portuguese platform of the Gaia Education Program, from the Global Network of Ecovilas, in partnership with the UN
  11. Evanildo Barbosa National Executive Director for the Federation of Organs for Social and Educational Assistance (FASE)
  12. John Fass Royal College of Arts (UK)
  13. Silvana Meireles Executive Secretary for Culture of the State of Pernambuco
  14. Socorro Leite National Executive Director HFH Brazil
  15. Thais Brito Cine Kurumin
  16. Mestre Chico Popular Culture Spokesman
  17. Felipe Fonseca Rede Metareciclagem


  1. Gabriela - Agustini Olabi Makerspace
  2. Cleiton - Barros Núcleo Educacional Irmãos Menores de Francisco de Assis (Neimfa)
  3. Kiev - Gama CIn/UFPE - Center of Informatics/Federal University of Pernambuco
  4. Laura - Sobral "Largo da Batata Occupy"
  5. Luisa - Cela Art, Science and Sports Urban Centers (CUCA)
  6. Luiz - Carvalho INCITI - Research and Innovation for the Cities
  7. Liduina Lins Ciclocidades

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