METREX is The Network of European Metropolitan Regions and Areas. Its purpose is the exchange
of information, knowledge, understanding and experience in metropolitan affairs but with a core
interest in spatial planning and development. It now has Members from some 50 of the major
metropolitan areas in Europe. METREX holds biannual Conferences and works through Expert
Groups and Projects on issues of common interest.
At this year's Autumn Conference on Tuesday 13th September, speakers from TURAS will share the knowledge learned over 5 years from 12 European cities on putting in place strategies to transition towards urban resilience and sustainability.