On Juli 22nd political, scientific and semi government institutional leaders of the province of North Brabant signed the Brabant Health Deal, a commitment to make health leading in regional development. AiREAS provided the fundament with 5 years healthy city cocreation effort and now invites the world to commit to the Global Health Deal.
An evening session on persuasive technologies at STIR Academy proved to be highly inspiration for AiREAS initiatives and partnerships that use technology to persuade policy makers and citizens to develop their own "healthy city" eco system.
The smart city encounter in Brussels showed the difference between the leading system thinkers and the pragmatic change thinkers. It is difficult to make them interact when the system takes the lead.