This year, the TED Prize has been given to a concept, The City 2.0. In this session, we reveal all, interspersed with a host of speakers who’ve dedicated their life and work to making our world’s cities as excellent as they can be.
In this session:
2011 TED Prize winner and street artist JR shows the world its true face.
Eduardo Paes is the mayor of Rio de Janeiro. He is on a mission to ensure that Rio’s renaissance creates a positive legacy for all its citizens. Read about his four commandments for the future of cities >>
Suja Lowenthal is the vice mayor of Long Beach who’s also part of an inspiring plan to build a new city in South Africa, starting with a blank slate >>