Today, more than 54% of global population lives in urban areas and has to cope with a declining biodiversity, soils and natural resources scarcity, air pollution, vacant spaces issues, waste management…
What if we go underground?
From 9th to 15th of June 2017, the International Tunnelling and Underground Space Association and the Norwegian Tunnelling Society are organizing the World Tunnel Congress, the leading conference for international innovation, growth and collaboration in the underground infrastructure industry.
This year the event will focus on an ambitious theme “Surface Challenges, Underground Solutions” in order to present how going underground is a driver of responsible and sustainable growth for developed and developing economies.
You will find attached (please scroll down to access the links) an interview of Prof. Tarcisio Celestino introducing major stakes of the upcoming World Tunnel Congress.