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C-ITS City Pool Workshop

The C-ITS City Pool Workshop provides a space where transport authorities can share real-life experiences, receive feedback and learn about best practices and business opportunities for the deployment of Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems (C-ITS).

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publication date : 13-08-2018

  •  knowledge society

Nordic Edge conference: claim your 50% members discount!

From 25-27 September, Stavanger in Norway will host Nordic Edge Expo 2018, whose theme is ’smart with a heart’. As EUROCITIES is now an official co-organiser, members can save 50% on the cost of entry - and 20% on exhibition space.

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publication date : 08-08-2018

  •  environment

The 1st Covenant Cities in the Spotlight call is now open!

In the 10th year of the initiative, the Covenant of Mayors wishes to reward signatories that have been working within the Covenant framework and achieving remarkable progress in their local energy and climate action. Being a "Covenant City in the Spotlight" is a great opportunity to showcase the progress made and become a reference example for the whole Covenant Community and beyond.

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publication date : 01-08-2018

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Places available on two upcoming CIVITAS study visits

City representatives are invited to apply to join upcoming CIVITAS study visits in Bristol (UK) and Stockholm (Sweden).

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publication date : 26-07-2018

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2018 Guangzhou International Award for Urban Innovation and showcase their innovative practices

The Guangzhou Award, established by United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG), World Association of the Major Metropolises (METROPOLIS) and City of Guangzhou, is open to all the cities and local authorities

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publication date : 19-07-2018

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Register now for the autumn mobility forum!

The registration form and the agenda are now available for the Burgas forum meeting under the event page of the member area.

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publication date : 10-07-2018

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Rennes Metropole representing EUROCITIES at the Movin’on conference in Montreal

Created by Michelin in 1998 and called “Michelin Challenge Bibendum” until 2016, the Movin’on conference gathers a wide range of stakeholders from private and public sectors to exhcnage on the strategic subject of sustainable mobility.

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publication date : 10-07-2018

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2018 URBACT City Festival: new cities welcomed!

Europe’s cities are invited to come to Lisbon on 13-14 September 2018 for the 2018 edition of the URBACT City Festival. Registrations extended for new cities until 15 July.

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publication date : 06-07-2018

  •  knowledge society

e-ID and e-Invoicing, CEF building blocks to support e-government across Europe

As enablers for cross-border data flows, interoperability of datasets and the effectivity of the once-only principle, CEF Building Blocks are instrumental to the Tallinn Ministerial Declaration on eGovernment. Local governments therefore get the chance to enhance security and trust, improving citizens’ and businesses’ access to digital services and reduce paperwork.

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publication date : 06-07-2018

  •  knowledge society

United 4 Smart Sustainable Cities launches new expert groups on blockchain and the impact of frontier technologies

​"A smart sustainable city is an innovative city that uses information and communication technologies (ICTs) and other means to improve quality of life, efficiency of urban operation and services, and competitiveness, while ensuring that it meets the needs of present and future generations with respect to economic, social, environmental as well as cultural aspects”.

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publication date : 28-06-2018