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New video showcases GDC signatory cities at Barcelona Smart City Expo 2017

Bordeaux, Barcelona, Ghent, Nantes, Tampere, Valencia... meet GDC signatories standing at their booth in Europe's largest smart city fair!

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publication date: 16-01-2018

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publication date: 12-01-2018

  •  economy

From Sharing to Sharing Economy: The World Economic Forum’s report on collaboration practices in cities

Four EUROCITIES member cities are featured in a new report that examines how cities can leverage the potential of the sharing economy in use of municipal goods, spaces, and civic assets such as the talents and skills of city residents.

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publication date: 11-01-2018

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start date: 23-01-2018
end date: 23-01-2018

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ESOF 2018, Toulouse - Sharing Science: towards new horizons

Created in 2004 by EuroScience, ESOF (EuroScience Open Forum) is the largest interdisciplinary science meeting in Europe and is a unique place to debate on science and innovation and their relations with society. After Stockholm, Munich, Barcelona, Torino, Dublin, Copenhagen and Manchester, Toulouse will host ESOF for its 8th edition under the motto “Sharing Science: towards new horizons” and will become the “European City of Science 2018”.

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start date: 09-07-2018
end date: 14-07-2018

What role do cities play in social inclusion and welfare policies? - Policy brief for EUROCITIES

In 2017, EUROCITIES contracted an external expert to research the changing role of cities in designing and delivering social inclusion and welfare policies.

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publication date: 22-12-2017

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Citizens and cities centre stage as EUROCITIES amplifies its members’ voices at the Barcelona Smart City Expo

Citizens are the brain of the city. The more control the brain has over the body, the more efficient and powerful the organism. It is for this reason that the Barcelona Smart City Expo World Congress, as the focus which united its 600 stands, had citizen engagement and empowerment towards building smart cities.

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publication date: 20-12-2017

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  •  culture

EUCANET calls for papers discussing the role of cities and city agencies in the EU urban agenda

EUCANET is looking for information on ongoing projects, experiences, practices and/or policies related to citizenship, inclusion, involvement and empowerment of communities through the urban transformation process. The deadline for the call for papers is 30 March 2018.

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publication date: 20-12-2017

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“Smart to Future Cities” summit: GDC coordinator on European-UK cities’ collaboration in post-Brexit landscape

Next 25-26 April 2018, London is hosting ‘Europe’s only city-centric event for citizen-centric smart cities’. Civil servants within a local or central government organisation are able to attend the event for free.

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start date: 25-04-2018
end date: 26-04-2018

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EER – European Entrepreneurial Region award 2019

The Committee of the Regions has launched the call for the 2019 edition of the European Entrepreneurial Region – EER award.

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publication date: 11-12-2017