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Covenant of Mayors Brokerage Event: Horizon 2020 Smart Cities and Communities 2017 Call

11 October 2016

The brokerage event will offer an opportunity to cities representatives to develop consortia and project ideas to respond to the Horizon 2020 Smart Cities and Communities 2017 call for proposals for lighthouse projects and to learn from the results of the previous round of smart cities applications.

2016 info day on Horizon 2020 'Smart Grids and Storage'

03 October 2016

The event targets potential applicants to the calls for 'Smart Grids and Storage' projects, which will be funded under the 2016-2017 Horizon 2020 Work programme 'Secure, clean and efficient energy', and in particular under the 'Competitive low-carbon energy' (LCE) call (topics:...

Budapest Energy Summit

05 December 2016 to 06 December 2016

This biennial summit is to create a high-level, exclusive forum for top energy leaders and EU leaders, representing businesses, authorities, and international organisations from 18 countries. One year after the COP21, one of the main focus of the conference is the sustainable new energy world. Among a number of topics, the "Energy Innovation Project of the Year" award will be handed out.

Smart Mobility 2020: Towards intelligent and sustainable urban transport in Europe

11 October 2016

The seminar will discuss the state-of-the-art of public transport in the Central Eastern Europe region, focusing on the current developments in the sector and the impact of EU legislation and the structural funds on mobility and smart city projects. There will be also a strong emphasis placed on latest environmental and technological trends underpinning mobility. We also tend to discuss operational and policy outlooks underpinning public transport until and beyond 2020, when the EU...

OPTIMUS Final Conference

21 September 2016

The scope of this Conference is to present new trends in Smart Energy Cities, giving particular emphasis on the innovative solutions of the OPTIMUS project. The FP7 funded OPTIMUS project has developed a package of advanced ICT tools to assess smart energy cities and improve the energy performance of their buildings. OPTIMUS Decision Support System (DSS) sits on the top of existing energy management systems, integrating five data sources from various domains...

Smart urban mobility: cities of the future

22 September 2016

This is an outreach event of the European Innovation Partnership for Smart Cities and Communities. It is organised by the European Commission Directorate-General Mobility and Transport together with the EIP action cluster sustainable urban mobility, and the city of Prague. Partners of the EIP Smart Cities as well as all other interested city representatives and experts will exchange information and discuss how to take forward innovations in smart electro-mobility and smart mobility services...

EC Smart Cities Info Days

20 September 2016 to 03 October 2016

September 23: Info day about the Market Place on Smart Cities and Communities. Organised by INEA (Innovation and Networks Executive Agency), the Info Day on Smart Cities and Communities will be part of a larger initiative that includes other Horizon 2020 information days in the fields of transport and energy. The Information Day on ‘Secure, Clean and Efficient...

Presentation: Competitive Cities: A Local Solution to a Global Lack of Growth and Jobs

04 July 2016

The World Bank will present the result of its latest report “Competitive Cities: A Local Solution to a Global Lack of Growth and Jobs”. This report gives insights on ‘What’ makes cities competitive; ‘Who’ does it and ‘How’ is it done, based on a dataset of 750 cities and case studies of six cities. This report explains the elements that have led cities to successfully become competitive and offers insights for regions and cities that find themselves lagging behind. 


Local Renewables 2016 - Energising the smart city and region

26 October 2016 to 28 October 2016

The conference will bring together leading and learning cities, policy-makers from European and national governments, business, research and finance institutions,and will showcase practical and innovative examples of how to reduce energy use, as well as how to make best use of energy sources in the region.