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documents for open data

  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

EUROCITIES Statement on Transport Automation in Urban Areas

Europe’s major cities recognize the potential of automated vehicles to make urban transport safer, cleaner, more efficient and more inclusive, on the condition that their deployment supports the strategic long-term objectives of a city’s sustainable urban mobility plan. Many European cities are already playing an active role in the transition towards transport automation by conducting pilot projects or by exploring how to adapt local regulatory frameworks, and it is therefore important...

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publication date : 12-03-2018

  •  knowledge society

How GuiDanCe contributed to strengthening European cooperation for a smarter urban future

For three years, GuiDanCe supported the effort of signatory cities to implement policies and projects as part of their commitment to the Charter. From peer-learning to the exchange of best practices, high-profile promotion events and a variety of publications, GuiDanCe activities were designed to promote collaboration among cities in promoting the use of digital solutions to improve energy efficiency, reduce cities’ overall carbon footprint through innovative public services and involve...

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publication date : 12-03-2018

  •  knowledge society

EUROCITIES standards & interoperability management guide

Smart cities are based on a holistic approach to urban planning. Yet, the main standardisation bodies at national, European and international level have been created and controlled by industrialists and governments working in a more siloed way. By being involved from the beginning of the standardisation process, city authorities will be able to push for the creation of open standards, without hindering innovation, for a more fair and multi-vendor market which will drastically reduce both...

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publication date : 10-10-2017

  •  knowledge society

EUROCITIES statement on Building a European data economy

In our ‘building a data economy’ statement we support the free movement of data and stand for common and stronger EU regulations and frameworks on security and protection of non-personal data as well as access to and re-use of data from public spaces. We also called for the development and implementation of common EU standards and the interoperability of systems which are at the basis of a secure and efficient smart city market.

publication

publication date : 10-05-2017

  •  cooperation
  •  economy

publication

publication date : 05-04-2017

  •  environment
  •  knowledge society

Green Digital Charter collection of case-studies 2016

The Green Digital Charter (GDC) aims to improve the quality of life in cities through the use of digital solutions. Its annual collection of case-studies presents actions and projects associated with green digital developments implemented in signatory cities to meet their commitment in tackling climate change and improving citizens’ quality of life.

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publication date : 19-01-2017

  •  knowledge society

EUROCITIES statement: Smarter cities: city-led, citizen-focused

In our new statement on smart cities, we share our vision for smarter cities that are led by city needs and that effectively engage citizens.

publication

publication date : 14-06-2016

  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

Infographic: EUROCITIES - networking ever smarter cities across Europe

With a track record of working on smarter cities and empowering smart citizens since 2010, EUROCITIES truly connects all aspects of smart cities. Connecting over 130 of Europe's cities, and across all areas of urban policy, we enable cities to connect, share, learn, influence and act together. Working at strategic level, with our mayors and leaders, we connect city realities and priorities to developments, opportunities and policy at EU level. Working at technical level, with over 2,000...

publication

publication date : 13-05-2016

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

publication

publication date : 24-02-2016

  •  knowledge society

publication

publication date : 22-12-2015
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