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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

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Is your city ready for GDPR? Reply to KSF survey on compliance and readiness!

Since 25 May 2018,the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the new legal basis for any processing activity of EU citizens' personal data. Path to compliance is nevertheless still far from being easy for European cities. EUROCITIES' Knowledge Society Forum has therefore identified the sharing of good practices as a priority in the frame of its data working group.

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publication date : 17-05-2018

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Mapping change - a new way to explore GDC signatories

Even wonder what your neighbours are getting up to?

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publication date : 13-04-2018

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GDC releases guidebook for successful peer-to-peer learning

Throughout the whole duration of the GuiDanCe project, both physical and online training activities were organised to support signatory cities in overcoming implementation barriers and challenges encountered at the local level. A publication was prepared to report in a simple but efficient way on the achievements and lessons learned.

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publication date : 13-03-2018

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Where are we now? An overview of signatory cities’ progress towards meeting their GDC commitment

Two years after the first implementation monitoring document, a new report on the progress made by GDC signatories towards their commitments to the Charter has been published.

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publication date : 13-03-2018

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How GuiDanCe contributed to strengthening European cooperation for a smarter urban future

For three years, GuiDanCe supported the effort of signatory cities to implement policies and projects as part of their commitment to the Charter. From peer-learning to the exchange of best practices, high-profile promotion events and a variety of publications, GuiDanCe activities were designed to promote collaboration among cities in promoting the use of digital solutions to improve energy efficiency, reduce cities’ overall carbon footprint through innovative public services and involve...

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publication date : 12-03-2018

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Cities express challenges and recommendations regarding GDPR compliance in smart cities

EUROCITIES, through its Green Digital Charter initiative, organised a training on the GDPR 'privacy impact assessment' practice. A collective brainstorming on concrete cases allowed participants to identify challenges and recommendations that are expected to drive further cooperation within the Knowledge Society Forum.

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publication date : 06-03-2018

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publication date : 28-02-2018

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Digital Day 2018 (Brussels, 10 Apr 2018)

Digital Day 2018 will take place in Brussels on 10th April 2018. This one-day event will bring together high-level stakeholders in the fields of digital technology and telecommunication. The event is co-organised by the European Commission and the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union.

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publication date : 28-02-2018

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Digital Day 2018 (Brussels, 10 Apr 2018)

Digital Day 2018 will take place in Brussels on 10th April 2018. This one-day event will bring together high-level stakeholders in the fields of digital technology and telecommunication. The event is co-organised by the European Commission and the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union.

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publication date : 28-02-2018