The metropolis as a civilisational development project. Quality of management and quality of investment. The metropolis’s influence on the region’s economic development. The potential and efficient co-operation – joint investment for local ambitions.
Minister - Member of the Council of Ministers for local government
Chairman of the Board, Upper Silesia & Zagłębie Metropolis (Górnośląsko-Zagłębiowska Metropolia)
Major of Katowice
Vice Mayor of Wrocław
President, Observatory of Urban and Metropolitan Processes, Deputy Director, Institute of Sociology, University of Silesia in Katowice
Executive Director, United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat)