Welcome to EUROCITIES smart cities month!

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17-05-2016

Today is the launch of the first EUROCITIES smart cities month, running until 17 June.

Today we launch the first EUROCITIES smart cities month, running from 17 May until 17 June.

Over the course of this month, we will showcase our work on smart cities. You can look forward to:

Events

  • EUROCITIES at the EIP SCC General Assembly, 24 May

We are once again participating in the European Innovation Partnership on Smart Cities and Communities (EIP SCC) General Assembly in Eindhoven on 24 May. The General Assembly is the place to learn about key policy and market trends for smart cities and communities, with around 400 participants expected.

  • EUROCITIES politicans meet Commission Vice President Sefcovic, 13 June

Politicians from our executive committee will meet Commission Vice President Sefcovic on 13 May for a discussion on smart cities.

Twitter campaign #smartercities

Visit us on Twitter to tell us about your #smartercities. Share your photos, ideas, visions and experiences in 140 characters! We will be sharing your stories to our community of over 10,000 Twitter followers, so this is a great example to get visibility for your #smartercities!

Case studies – EUROCITIES smart cities

We will be highlighting a series of examples from our member cities on different aspects of becoming a smarter city. We will look at examples of smarter mobility, energy efficiency in buildings, waste and citizen participation, among others.

Interviews

We’ll be speaking to a few leading figures in the field of smart cities, and hearing what their visions for smarter cities are. Keep an eye out for our interviews!

For an interview taster, see our interview with Nathalie Guri, who is chairing the EIP SCC action cluster on business models, financing and procurement on behalf of EUROCITIES, here.

 

…and more! Keep an eye on our website and Twitter for all the latest news.

Other related articles and smart cities projects can be found at the links provided.