Leaders Summit

SusHi Tech Tokyo 2024 City Leaders Program

Over April-May next year, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG) will host SusHi Tech Tokyo 2024, a month-long exploration of how new technology, ideas and know-how can be leveraged to find sustainable solutions to the world’s pressing urban challenges. More than 500,000 visitors are expected to join the many events that will unfold across the Tokyo Bay area. One of the events of SusHi Tech Tokyo 2024 will be the City Leaders Program (The 2nd G-NETS Leaders Summit).


Hotel New Otani Tokyo (4-1 Kioicho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo) and elsewhere


Wednesday May 15, 2024 – Friday May 17


Leaders from cities on five continents will come together to discuss solutions for realizing a sustainable society and creating new values


Cities will collaborate in developing new solutions for common urban issues facing cities worldwide through deepened intercity connections, collaborations with startups, and experiences with cutting-edge technologies.

Participating cities
45 cities *Alphabetical order
Mayor/Governor Level:

Accra, Ahmedabad, Bangkok, Basque, Berlin,
Bishkek, Bologna, Brussels, Buenos Aires,
Dubai, Edinburgh, Helsinki, Manila, Northern Mariana Islands,
Nouakchott, Porto, Taipei, Thinadhoo,
Tirana, Tokyo, Ulaanbaatar
(22 cities, including Basque and Bologna via video message)

Deputy Mayor Level etc.:

Amsterdam, Auckland, Baghdad, Brampton, Catalonia,
Brampton, Catalonia, Davao, Istanbul, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh,
Kampala, Los Angeles, Malmo, Montreal, Nairobi, New Taipei City,
Nice, Paris, Queensland, Reykjavik, Rome, San Salvador,
Sao Paulo City, Seoul, Sofia(25 cities)

*As of May 17
*Underlines indicate online participation