The Smart Cities Information System (SCIS) brings together project developers, cities, institutions, industry and experts from across Europe to exchange data, experience and know-how and to collaborate on the creation of smart cities and an energy-efficient urban environment.

Launched with support from the European Commission, SCIS encompasses data collected from ongoing and future projects under the CONCERTO initiative and Smart Cities calls in Horizon 2020.

With a focus on smart cities, energy efficiency, transport and mobility, and ICT, SCIS showcases solutions in the fields of sustainable building and district development, renewable energy sources for cities, energy efficiency and low-carbon technology applications.

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Published: 27/04/2016

Save the date for the next SCIS Project Coordinators meeting in Brussels

The 2016 Project Coordinators Meeting of SCIS will take place between 10 and 13 October 2016 as part of the European Week of Regions and Cities in Brussels, Belgium. In its second edition, the meeting aims to involve the smart cities and energy efficiency projects in the scope of SCIS actively into the development of the information system. 

Published: 27/04/2016

Register for EIP-SCC General Assembly in Eindhoven

The 2016 General Assembly of the European Innovation Partnership (EIP) on Smart Cities and Communities will take place on 24 May 2016 in Eindhoven, the Netherlands. The General Assembly is jointly organised by the European Commission Directorates-General for Mobility and Transport, Energy and Communications Networks, Content & Technology. It is an official associated event of the Dutch Presidency of the European Council of the European Union.

Published: 27/04/2016

Joint webinar on Urban Platforms - GuiDanCe and Sharing Cities projects

On Tuesday, 3 May, 11:00-12:00, the GuiDanCe (Green Digital Charter) and Sharing Cities projects are organising a joint webinar on the theme of urban platforms. Urban Platforms form a core building block by which cities better manage the current explosion in volumes of city data and more easily share this data between city services in order to improve outcomes for society. 


EIP-SCC Market Place General Assembly

Date and place:
24 May 2016
Eindhoven, the Netherlands

The European Innovation Partnership on Smart Cities and Communities will hold its 2016 General Assembly on May 24 in Eindhoven, the Netherlands. Over 400 participants are expected, making it one of the most important smart city innovation events in Europe. In its third edition, this event is the place to be for learning about key policy and market trends and creating new contacts and networks.

Metropolitan Solutions

Date and place:
31 May 2016 to 02 June 2016
Berlin, Germany

The conferences at Metropolitan Solutions will focus on examples of best practice presented by municipal representatives. Simultaneously, the exhibition will foster matchmaking between suppliers and users. 

Amsterdam Smart City Event

Date and place:
07 June 2016 to 10 June 2016
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

This large scale European conference will gather various cities, system operators, energy companies, industrial organisations and technological parties which will share knowledge on how to achieve a Smart City.

Copenhagen Smart Solutions 2016

Date and place:
07 June 2016 to 08 June 2016
Copenhagen, Denmark

The conference will give you a unique insight into some of the world's leading smart city solutions implemented in Greater Copenhagen.Copenhagen Smart Solutions 2016 is a high level conference with several tracks focusing on intelligent lighting and smart city solutions. There will be guided smart city-tours in the Greater Copenhagen area, where you will get the opportunity to see some of the most innovative applied smart solutions in real urban environments. The tours will among others visit Copenhagen Street Lab, DOLL Living Lab and the smart greenfield project, Vinge.

Smart Cities Central and Eastern Europe

Date and place:
08 June 2016
Budapest, Hungary

Sustainable, Innovative, Connected, & Together: The City 2.0. Smart Cities Central & Eastern Europe brings together thought leaders and key stakeholders to showcase how your city can take the next step in its evolution. The conference looks at how to embrace technology and create a smart city. What are the challenges? How to overcome them? What activities are on-going? Conference topics include smart transportation, the connected city, cyber security, smart energy, smart planning & architecture, smart city strategy.