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UPDATED: List of cities participating in EU initiatives

07 June 2018

Have a look at our updated list of cities participating in EU initiatives!

It lists the cities participating in eight European initiatives, the country and number of residents and the level of their involvement:

  • Smart cities and CONCERTO calls in FP6, FP7 and Horizon 2020: lighthouse and follower cities, as well as details of their participation (229 cities)
  • EIP-SCC...

R2CITIES: Videos, Brochure, Factsheets

01 June 2018

Although the project R2CITIES is slowly coming to an end, its knowledge and its impact on society & citizens will remain! To help sustain their results, R2CITIES has published lots of new dissemination materials, such as:

SCIS Podcast

01 June 2018

SCIS' first podcast - Urban Reverb - is out now!

From now on, Anthony Colclough from EUROCITIES will inform you on a monthly basis about different smart city related topics. In "Urban Reverb", he will interview anyone who is either directly involved in smart city projects (such as politicians and engineers) or who is somehow affected by the outcomes of innovative and smart solutions (such as tenants).

Did we make you curious? Then jump over to our podcast section in...

The SCIS Video Competition: Onto the Red Carpet!

30 May 2018

SCIS’ new service – we bring you onto the red carpet!

The SCIS team is looking for innovative, exciting stories from our smart city projects to create engaging – and of course, smart - videos. Think about all the great work you are doing - the technical innovations, the people involved and how you are making a difference in your project. We want to hear from you because, together, we can tell a great success story. Just send us a short text and a photo from your project/city – send us...

REMOURBAN: Be part of it

07 May 2018

REMOURBAN is an EU funded Smart City project – with Nottingham (UK), Valladolid (Spain) and Tepebasi (Turkey) as Lighthouse cities and Seraing (Belgium) and Miskolc (Hungary) as follower cities. REMOURBAN is setting up a dissemination partnership between the project and local, national, European and international stakeholders wishing to share information on technical and non-technical smart city solutions being developed and tested by the project.

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Out Now: SCIS Flyer

04 May 2018

Our first SCIS flyer 2018 edition has been produced and we are proud to present it to you!

Have a look and learn more about who we are, what we do, what we can do for you and how to get in touch with us.

 

Making sustainability an 'easy sell’ for everyone

27 April 2018

The world of business has long recognised that attracting new customers may be rewarding, but involves a lot of hard work and expense. The same can be said for tempting cities and citizens to make a significant jump toward sustainable technologies and behaviours. So how can we make it easier? A group of seven European cities has started their hunt for answers…

Simplifying the “difficult first sale” transition to sustainable practices – as well as how to further upsell and expand these...

Energy Data Innovation Network (EDI-Net) Initiative

26 April 2018

Improve your city's sustainable energy and water management by joining the Energy Data Innovation Network (EDI-Net) initiative

EDI-Net assists in building your city's or region's capacity to more effectively implement sustainable energy policies. Therefore, it is analysing short time series metered energy and water data from public buildings, from renewable energy systems and from building energy management systems (BEMNS) in order to...

Lighthouse Cities light the way with new manifesto

12 April 2018

12 April 2018, Lisbon, PO: Representatives of the twelve smart city ‘lighthouse’ projects, recipients of a combined investment of €263.84 million euro from the European Commission, met to sign a manifesto of cooperation. This manifesto is an agreement between cities to significantly change the smart city market place. The occasion of the signing was a day of workshops where the 76 cities across Europe that are direct beneficiaries of these projects discussed their progress in enhancing...