open data

  •  knowledge society

Mid-term review of Digital Single Market Strategy is unveiled

With the middle of its mandate over, the European Commission published its mid-term review of the Digital Single Market Strategy on Wednesday 10 May 2017.

news

publication date: 11-05-2017

  •  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

  •  knowledge society

GDC webinar on data management and privacy in smart cities

Daniel Sarasa of Zaragoza City Council and Antonio Kung of Trialog (EIP-SCC 'Citizen Focus' action cluster) spoke about data management, data protection standards, and privacy-by-design in a one-hour webinar held on 26 April.

news

publication date: 03-05-2017

  •  knowledge society

GDC/GuiDanCe and CITYkeys showcased at CeBIT 2017

CeBIT 2017, the world’s largest digital trade fair, held on 20-24 March in Hannover, was entirely dedicated to the digitalisation of the economy.

news

publication date: 28-04-2017

  •  knowledge society

WeGO Smart Sustainable City Awards

The WeGO Smart Sustainable City Awards recognises and promotes outstanding ICT, smart city, and e-Government practices of cities and local governments from all over the world, WeGO and non-WeGO members alike.

news

publication date: 13-04-2017

  •  cooperation
  •  economy

publication

publication date: 05-04-2017

  •  knowledge society

Amsterdam region, Rijeka and Valencia finalists for the 2016 GDC Award ‘Promoting open and interoperable solutions’

The third GDC award will recognise the project that has adopted and implemented open data and/or interfaces; has deployed and/or promoted interoperable solutions; and has tried to promote urban platforms or the better use/re-use of infrastructures, services, tools, etc.

news

publication date: 19-01-2017

  •  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.

publication

publication date: 19-01-2017

  •  environment
  •  knowledge society

New Green Digital Charter publication presents projects on digital solutions for better quality of life

The Green Digital Charter (GDC) aims to improve quality of life in cities through the uptake of digital solutions.

news

publication date: 11-01-2017

  •  knowledge society

EUROCITIES Knowledge Society Forum Spring meeting - Lyon, 4-6 April 2017

The next KSF meeting will focus on CO-CREATING SMART CITIES. Smart city strategies call for reconsidering cities governance toward always more collaborative approaches and greater partnership.

event

start date: 04-04-2017
end date: 06-04-2017