Carlos Moreno

Scientific director of the Chair “Entrepreneurship – Territory – Innovation”, Panthéon Sorbonne University – IAE Paris

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Carlos Moreno earned recognition as a scientist with an innovative mind, pioneer works and his unique approach on urban issues. He is also a scientific advisor of national and international figures of the highest level, including the Mayor of Paris Smart City special Envoy.

He works at the heart of issues of international significance as a result of his research, bringing an innovative perspective on urban issues and offering solutions to the issues faced by the cities, metropolises and territories during the 21st century. Some of his concepts traveled the world: the Human Smart City, the 15mn City, the Territory of 30mn.

Carlos Moreno received the Foresight Medal by the French Academy of Architecture (2019). He has published “Urban life and proximity at the time of Covid-19” (Editions de l’Observatoire, July 2020) and “Droit de cite, de la ville-monde à la ville du quart d’heure” (Editions de l’Observatoire, November 2020).

The 15-Minute City: From Forced to Chosen Mobility

Carlos Moreno developed the concept of the 15-minutes city in 2015 as a plan to reduce cities’ greenhouse gas emissions…