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ETSI creates City Digital Profile group on smart cities

This new Industry Specification Group “City Digital Profile” (ISG CDP) will help accelerate the delivery of integrated citizen services and provide a technology road map for city leaders who will benefit from standardized solutions from their suppliers.

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publication date : 02-11-2017

  •  environment
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GDC online training on Energy Efficiency in Public Sector Datacentres (feat. EURECA project)

EUROCITIES' Green Digital Charter is setting up a certified online training on environmental-sound datacentres on Tuesday 5 December 2017 from 11:00 - 12:00. Register now!

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publication date : 31-10-2017

  •  economy

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publication date : 27-10-2017

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Highlights from the Knowledge Society Forum in Uppsala, Autumn 2017

EUROCITIES Knowledge Society Forum met on 16-18 October in the Swedish city of Uppsala to discuss and share experiences on smart city governance models: leadership, partnership, and scalability to create the cities of the future. The forum attracted over 50 participants from 30 cities and organisations. Members had a chance to learn from each other, and to exchange innovative, collaborative and participatory approaches, initiatives and practices from Uppsala and other member cities.

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publication date : 24-10-2017

  •  knowledge society

KSF Autumn Meeting 2017 in Uppsala: all material available

Presentations, minutes and follow-up from the Knowledge Society Forum Autumn Meeting in Uppsala, 16-18 October on the topic of 'Smart city governance models - leadership, partnership and scalability to create the cities of the future'.

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publication date : 23-10-2017

  •  economy
  •  mobility

Unlocking long term investment for urban transport and more sustainable cities

On 12 October, EUROCITIES co-organised a lunch debate on ensuring long term investment for urban rail transport - tram, light rail and metro systems. The event was hosted by the European Parliament’s long term investment and reindustrialisation intergroup.

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publication date : 23-10-2017

  •  economy

New initiative on public procurement by the european Commission

On 3 October, the European Commission presented an initiative to carry out procurement more efficiently and in a sustainable manner, while making full use of digital technologies to simplify and accelerate procedures.

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publication date : 09-10-2017

  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

Save the date: Brokerage event Horizon 2020 Smart Cities & Communities call 2018

This brokerage event will offer an opportunity for city representatives to develop consortia and project ideas to respond to the Horizon 2020 Smart Cities and Communities 2018 call for proposals for lighthouse projects.

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publication date : 28-07-2017

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

URBACT’s Good Practices unveiled: 'Inspiring solutions for better cities'

Looking for ideas on how to improve a city’s air quality, support local jobs, or involve citizens in accommodating refugees? Scores of tried-and-tested city solutions have been published online by URBACT, the EU learning and exchange programme for integrated, sustainable urban development.

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publication date : 25-07-2017

  •  economy

A new call for eafip Assistance is now open!

The European Assistance for Innovation procurement (EAFIP) is supporting 12 public procurers from across the EU to develop their innovation procurement (a PCP or PPI) by providing assistance (including legal assistance) in the start-up and implementation of the innovation procurement. The new call for applications is open until 15th September 2017.

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publication date : 17-07-2017