The City of Rio de Janeiro and Columbia Global Centers | Latin America (Rio de Janeiro) are collaborating on the design and launch of the Rio Innovation Hub, which will engage in a variety of research and community service activities in Brazil focused on local, regional and global interdisciplinary challenges. Partners include Columbia University, Columbia's School of International and Public Affairs and Columbia Engineering.
Speakers include, in order of appearance:
Thomas J. Trebat, director of Columbia Global Centers | Latin America (Rio de Janeiro)
Merit Janow, dean of Columbia's School of International and Public Affairs
Mary C. Boyce, dean of Columbia Engineering
John Coatsworth, Columbia University Provost
Eduardo Paes, mayor of Rio de Janeiro