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The COVID-19 Impact on Cities and Urban Futures: A Conversation on Buenos Aires' Response and Recovery

Americas Society / Council of the Americas

May 19, 2020


(Gobierno de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires' Twitter)

AS/COA is hosting a virtual meeting with experts for a forward looking and insightful discussion around the COVID-19 impact on the cities and urban futures. The speakers will address the challenges faced by the expeditious response of the City of Buenos Aires following the outbreak of the pandemic and the policies and plans for the recovery. The conversation will be moderated by Susan Segal, president and CEO of AS/COA, who is also a member of Consejo BA Global.


  • Fernando Straface, Secretary General, City of Buenos Aires @fstraface
  • Susan Segal, President and CEO, Americas Society/Council of the Americas (moderator) @s_segal

The program will be livestreamed on this page
Tuesday, May 19, at 4:00 p.m. ET.

Note: To watch the panel, come back to this page at the time of the event.

No registration is required.


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