International Advisory Board

The International Advisory Board (IAB) is a unique advisory council made up of international leaders in academia and the private and public sectors. The IAB meets once every two years to advise the Municipal Executive on economic and other aspects of urban policy. The IAB is currently chaired by former prime minister Jan Peter Balkenende. Rotterdam Partners is responsible for all preparations and organisation.

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