economic development

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  economy

Cluj-Napoca - Imagine the future of the city!

Over the last 10 years, Cluj- Napoca has been the only growing city in Romania. As a natural consequence, the city’s cultural life has been constantly evolving, a process also driven by the European Youth Capital title given in 2015 and the candidature to the European Capital of Culture for 2021.

case study

publication date: 15-07-2019

  •  economy

European Pillar of Social Rights as a framework for a sustainable economy during European Week of Regions and Cities 2019

As a part of the implementation phase of the Urban Partnership Jobs & Skills’ Action Plan, the cityof Ghent, in cooperation with Berlin, EUROCITIES, CEMR and DG Employment, is organising a workshop on the European Pillar of Social Rights (EPSR) as a framework for sustainable economy.

event

start date: 15-07-2019
end date: 15-07-2019

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  economy

Liverpool - Adaptive sustainable reuse linked to participatory approaches

Home to 552,000 inhabitants, Liverpool was deeply affected by the decline of manufacturing and port related industries in the 1970s and 80s. Today, Liverpool is cited as one of the most successful examples of European RIS3 funded regeneration.

case study

publication date: 15-07-2019

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  economy

Turin - Space for ideas to breathe

Turin was deeply affected by the 1980s industrial crisis, which left 10 million square meters of abandoned industrial areas and a population decrease from over 1 million to less than 900,000 in its wake. Heavy investment in culture and knowledge, including universities, research and training, has turned Turin into one of the most dynamic Italian cities.

case study

publication date: 15-07-2019

  •  economy

Economic Development Forum in Munich, 16-18 October

Creative Cities: How urban transformation and innovation strategies stimulate creativity and entrepreneurship?

event

start date: 16-10-2019
end date: 18-10-2019

  •  culture
  •  economy

How to make the most of the night time economy in cities?

On 26 June we hosted an ‘Imagine the urban future’ event focusing on 24-hour cities and how cities plan and manage life at night.

news

publication date: 02-07-2019

  •  economy

Business strategy for the Gothenburg region receives European Award

Business Region Göteborg has this year received the 'European Entrepreneurial Region Award 2020' (EER Award 2020). “We are so delighted and proud of the award! It is a confirmation of the progress made by the business strategy programme being run by Business Region Göteborg,” says Pia Areblad, head of Industry and Commerce Strategic Development Programme Business Region Gothenburg.

news

publication date: 28-06-2019

  •  economy

Cities Today: How Nantes is driving innovation at the local level

Cities can play a decisive role in shaping innovation, says André Sobczak, chair of EUROCITIES Economic Development Forum. At the forum's recent meeting in Florence, which focusses on local innovation systems, Simone d'Antonia asked André some questions.

publication

publication date: 05-06-2019

  •  economy

Interview with André Sobczak, deputy mayor, Nantes

André Sobczak chairs EUROCITIES Economic Development Forum, as well as representing Nantes as the deputy mayor in charge of EU policies.

news

publication date: 05-06-2019