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GDC WEBINAR Gamification, a driver for sustainable behaviour change in cities? 7 June, 11:00 CEST

This webinar is part of our series on 'citizen engagement in smart cities'. Speakers will present three EU-funded projects using game features to support a shift in urban behaviours towards more sustainable and liveable cities.

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publication date : 24-05-2017

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Participate in a survey on public Wi-Fi services

The city of Barcelona is collecting responses to the short questionnaire on internet access and public Wi-Fi services in order to identify different methods and challenges of internet service delivery for local authorities.

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publication date : 24-05-2017

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  •  economy
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The EIP-SCC Action Cluster Meeting: registration is open!

The EIP-SCC Action Cluster Meetings will take place on 20 June at Hotel Metropole, Brussels, and will provide European officials, civic leaders, city representatives, investors, industry, entrepreneurs, and Action Cluster leaders with the opportunity to explore progress, make plans, and exchange views with their peers to give added-value to their national and local actions; and also identify gaps that need to be fulfilled at European level to develop new solutions in the Smart City...

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publication date : 23-05-2017

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Interoperability Maturity Model accessible online

The Commission has made accessible a new tool assessing the interoperability of public services- the Interoperability Maturity Model (IMM).

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publication date : 19-05-2017

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Webinar on data access and data sharing: the real impact on SMEs’ and start-ups' business models

On 29 May 2017, the European Commission is organising a webinar for SMEs and start-ups on data access, data sharing and data re-use.

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publication date : 17-05-2017

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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.

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publication date : 11-05-2017

  •  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.

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publication date : 03-05-2017

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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.

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publication date : 28-04-2017

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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.

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publication date : 13-04-2017

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The Times Raconteur: Technology for us is a means not an end and becoming smarter is about a whole lot more

In this Times special supplement, Daniël Termont, Mayor of Ghent and EUROCITIES president, discusses smart cities. He suggests that, in-order to develop a 'forward-looking vision' any smart cities model needs to be people-centric.

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publication date : 15-03-2017