Last updated: 2019/01/30
Ms. Jakki Mann
Melbourne , Australia
Western Sydney University
Project Manager, Circles of Sustainability
Jakki Mann is the Manager of Western Sydney University's Circles of Sustainability Strategic Initiative, an approach that guides engaged and collaborative practice in making cities, locales and organisations more sustainable, resilient, adaptable and liveable. Through the University's relationship with the City of Berlin, Jakki works with the Metropolis team to promote cases studies of urban sustainability initiatives around the world via the policy transfer platform. Jakki has a background in communications, media and arts and has worked in both public and corporate sectors, including Darebin City Council, Palace Cinemas, Internet Icons, Melbourne International Film Festival and CSIRO Publishing,
expertise & interestsAustralia and New Zealand Cultural vibrance Citizen engagement Governance Heritage Smart city and technology Capacity building of administrators Capacity building of stakeholders City-to-city cooperation Public participation Community decision making bodies Information technologies Public-private partnership Melbourne , Australia Sydney, Australia
case studies from Jakki Mann
Chicago, United States
The SmartData Platform is an open source predictive analytics tool that enables data-driven decision making to ensure city operations are smarter and more efficient.
Philadelphia, United States
Philadelphia’s FastFWD program provides a path for creative entrepreneurs to partner with government in tackling urban issues affecting the city.