About Us

A Closer Look at Good City Foundation

The Foundation

Good City Foundation is a non-governmental non-profit multilateral development organization focused on the facilitation and growth of local government projects, startups, businesses, and other potential projects in different emerging cities of the world. The core purpose of the Normanton Is to connect resources and talents from one city to another and thus Mild a global network of emerging Mies facilitating each other with resources for mutual growth. The foundation visions a resilient. sustainable and regenerative urban economy. with the missions of fostering partnership among the wrong leaders In the public and private sector and thus solve some of Me most pressing issues of the cities and make cities livable.

6

Development Project Undergoing

55

Connected Emerging Cities In Asia and Africa

50+

Member of Emerging Future Cities Network

City Partner

City Partnership (CP) is the structure of Future City Summit for mapping out promising young enterpreneurs and young government leaders, setting up base and stations for local or cross city development strategy.

Join as A City Partner

Emerging Future Cities Network

Starting from Guangzhou in 2018, the Emerging Future Cities Network is a vast network of people, organizations and resources from all over the world who commit together through an agreement signing to work for the growth of each member of the network

Join The Emerging Future Cities Network

Program and Knowledge Sharing

Good City Foundation organizes Annual Meet "Future City Summit" in Hong Kong to curate the latest mega-trends of the world and progress human knowledge and technology transfer possibilities, welcoming top-notch thought leaders such as City Government Awardees of Lee Kuan Yew World City Prize, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, entrepreneurs of Forbes 30 Under 30, The Queen's Young Leaders and Schwarzman and Obama Scholars.

One of the key pillars of the foundation is organizing development programs and knowledge sharing sessions. As a part of that the foundation hosts the signature development program PPP by Youth, Annual Meetup (FCS2016,2017,2018,2019 etc), GCF Roadshows in different cities (Jakarta, Dhaka, Melbourne, Delhi, Kathmandu etc). The purpose is to expand the network of the foundation to different cities, learn about the market, map out emerging leaders, find potential projects and understand the local necessity. Based on that the foundation can deploy resources.

Capacity building and advisory

After the projects are taken onboard, Good City Foundation facilitates the startups and entrepreneurs with capacity building facilities, advisory support, expanding in new markets, getting network support and much more.

Good City Foundation recently organized a 2 weeks long capacity building trip for one of the portfolios in Bali. A team of Architects from Harvard GSD joined GCF in Bali to stay there and work on capacity building and advisory support for a bamboo housing based eco village.

Another recent example is after taking onboard the Urban Data Lab in Bandung, the Foundation has taken steps to connect it's world class advisors from Smart City experts to Public Private Partnership experts from different parts of the world to facilitate the local government and the establishment of Urban Data Lab through advisory support.

DIGITAL TWIN FABRIC FOR URBAN GOVERNANCE

As a Private Sector Committee of ASEAN Smart Cities Network(ASCN) and Institutional Partner of G20 Global Smart Cities Network on Technology Governance(GSCA), Good City Foundation visions a just and strategic benchmarking and urban governance that strives for healthy urban transformation financing.

Good City Foundation partners with digital twin technology venture in Singapore, Urbanetic Pte. Ltd. to help local city government build master plan digital twin on fabric to achieve optimisation of urban and land planning, exploring development opportunities and optimise sustainable ESG-linked development financing.

Impact Investment and Venture Building

Upon necessity, Good City Foundation connects projects and startups to internal and external impact investment funds. Through family offices and other resources, the foundation has developed impact investment funds in multiple cities to facilitate the startups.

Through an in-house venture platform, the Good City Foundation facilitates the projects and startups to get access to finance, structure funds, and much more.

Meet Our Team

It takes a whole team of diverse backgrounds, skills and personalities but one common vision and dedication to deliver the best products and services of high resilient values to emerging cities and all stakeholders. Good City Foundation is a network of committed staff in Asia and Africa and a global network of City Partners and Advisors whom together we make all these impossible happen.

EMERGING FUTURE CITIES NETWORK AND SUPPORTING PARTIES

Put up all these logos based on different Impact Reports of th Youth program and Future City Summit

fcs_2017

Good City Foundation is currently Institutional Partner of the G20 Global Smart Cities Alliance (GSCA) on Technology Governance, secretariat by the World Economic Forum for nominating promising and open city government for engaging to the Alliance for urban transformation.

Good City Foundation is a non-governmental non-profit multilateral development organization focused on the facilitation and growth of local government projects, startups, businesses and other potential projects in different emerging cities of the world.

Private Sector Committee (Advisory Council) of ASEAN Smart Cities Network, endorsed by Ministry of Construction, Vietnam

Get The Last Update and Insight