Smart Cities & Communities: Shaping the Future
- 08:30 - 16:30
- Pendulum Hotel & Manchester Conference Centre
Caldense, Business Manager, specialist in Public Service Administration of the Iberoamerican Institute of Public Administration of Spain, with studies in Senior Management at the University of Los Andes, Inalde and the Institute of Public Administration in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
With over 32 years of experience in infrastructure projects, Luis Fernando Arboleda Gonzales has an excellent management as a technical, social, economic and political project leader in several institutions and public companies. He has held important positions as mayor of Manizales and the Management of Public Enterprises of Manizales, Aguas de Manizales, Triple A – and Metroagua SA Santa Marta. During the past 3 years he has served as president of FINDETER.
In addition, he managed the Modernization Program for the Ministry of Development in partnership with the World Bank.
He has lectured on the topic of Public Services for the World Bank-IADB-AIDIS in the United States, Brazil, Peru, Ecuador, Panama, Argentina, Paraguay, Israel, Spain and Colombia. He was speaker of the Global Poverty Program, Boston, USA at Harvard Business School, co-author with John A. Pinto and Luis F. Ulloa’s book “The SMEs in Public Services.”