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Building a European data economy

Back in January, the European Commission presented its data economy strategy.

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publication date : 16-03-2017

EP intergroup grants EUROCITIES partner status

EUROCITIES has been granted partner status by the European Parliament’s long-term investment and reindustrialisation intergroup, which focuses on the financing of long-term sustainable investment in the real economy within the EU.

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publication date : 16-03-2017

  •  economy
  •  knowledge society

How can cities and regions turn barriers in long-term investments into future opportunities?

On 8 March 2017 the Urban Intergroup and the Long-Term Investment and Reindustrialisation Intergroup hosted a joint workshop led by POLIS and co-organised by CEMR and EUROCITIES at the European Parliament in Brussels entitled “Long-term investments: Barriers and opportunities for regional and local authorities”.

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publication date : 10-03-2017

  •  cooperation
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  mobility

New business models in the sharing economy

At EUROCITIES 2016 Milan, participants had the chance to debate ways to support new business models in the sharing economy during a political roundtable session.

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publication date : 08-12-2016

  •  economy

Lessons from our economic development forum

Our latest economic development forum explored long-term migrant integration through local economic activities.

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publication date : 05-12-2016

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

Anna Lisa Boni: sharing about sharing in Milan

Anna Lisa Boni reflects on a successful conference in Milan on 16-18 November, where EUROCITIES members met to exchange on the impact of the sharing economy in cities.

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publication date : 25-11-2016

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

Reflecting on EUROCITIES 2016 Milan

EUROCITIES 2016 Milan on 16-18 November was an opportunity for in-depth discussions on the sharing economy, a debate on ‘rethinking Europe’, and celebrations for our 30th birthday.

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publication date : 25-11-2016

  •  cooperation

EUROCITIES awards 2016: Athens engages citizens in reform

Athens won the category for innovation at the EUROCITIES awards 2016.

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publication date : 24-11-2016

  •  economy

EUROCITIES awards 2016: Zaragoza leads peer-to-peer economy

Zaragoza has won the category for cooperation at the EUROCITIES awards 2016.

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publication date : 22-11-2016

  •  economy

EUROCITIES to lead CITIES-GroW project on migrant integration

European Commission DG Home has approved CITIES-GROW, a project on migrant integration through economic activity in cities, to be led by EUROCITIES.

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publication date : 08-11-2016