Safer Smarter Cities: Cardiff Model 20th Anniversary

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Venue: City Hall, Cardiff

Partners: Cardiff University & Cardiff Council

Speakers:  Paul Orders, Chief Executive, City of Cardiff Council; Rt Hon Alun Michael, Police & Crime Commissioner for South Wales; Prof. Jonathan Shepherd, Cardiff University; Dr Steven Sumner, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, US; Prof. Martin Innes, Cardiff University; Prof. Alun Preece, Cardiff University; Dave Braines, IBM UK and Dr Adam Edwards, Cardiff University

Guests: Leading academics, practitioners and policy makers in the fields of public health, community safety, policing and technology.

Organised an invitation-only event at Cardiff's iconic City Hall to celebrate 20 years of pioneering violence reduction in Cardiff, based on a new prevention model derived from Cardiff University research discoveries. The event aimed to summarise Cardiff Model achievements in Cardiff, nationally and overseas; and to present plans for future applications of the Model and for the use of new sources of data to further improve city safety.