11.15 AM

12.30 PM

Breakout Panel - Sharing is Caring, Trust is Key

The shared economy is creating new urban community ideals focused on trust. As city-dwellers, we are interacting in ways that were unimaginable less than a decade ago. While security features contribute to the adoption of new urban services, more fundamentally, it is trust between individuals that is driving the success of these urban innovations. Can the sharing economy fundamentally rewire urbanites’ relationships with one another? How can policymakers and regulatory bodies build on technology-enabled trust-based interactions to help the urban innovation ecosystem thrive?