Opening session and high level debate


Wednesday 21 September
09.00 – 10.30




Sala Fucine


Welcome to the 2022 edition of the OpenLivingLab Days!

In the opening session, ENoLL Director Martina Desole and Chairman Evdokimos Konstantinidis will set the scene of the next three days. The Mayor of Turin, Stefano Lo Russo, will give his welcome words followed by an opening address by Antonio Sgroi (Torino Chapter President of UNICEF) and a keynote speech from Gianluca Galetto (Urban Innovation Expert & former Chairs Office at NYC Housings Authority).

The session will continue with high-level debate focused around the theme of the conference “The City as a Lab”. Participating in the debate are Eddy Hartog (Head of Unit, European Commission) and Stefano Lo Russo (Mayor of Turin).

Stefano Lo Russo

Mayor of Turin

Martina Desole

Director ENoLL

Gianluca Galletto

Urban Innovation Expert & former Chairs Office at NYC Housings Authority

Eddy Hartog

Head of Unit Technologies for Smart Communities at European Commission

Antonio Sgroi

Torino Chapter President of UNICEF

Evdokimos Konstantinidis

President, European Network of Living Labs, Thess-AHALL Researcher,