Urban Expert, Director
Eddy Adams is an independent urban policy and social innovation expert. He has supported a number of cities to develop and implement innovative ways to tackle urban challenges, including Glasgow, Rotterdam, Berlin, Bilbao and Milan. Beyond Europe his experience includes work in Medellin, Mumbai, Seoul and Boston. Eddy works closely with the European Commission, as well as the OECD and has an expert role for the URBACT Programme and the Urban Innovative Actions initiative. He is an experienced facilitator, in both physical and online settings, whose work includes the design and moderation of the EU’s Cities Forum and the Mayors’ Alliance event at COP26 in Glasgow.