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Survey on ITS to shape future training programmes

The European CAPITAL project – Collaborative Capacity Programme on ITS Training-education and Liaison - is a support action funded by the European Union to design and deliver a collaborative capacity-building programme.

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publication date : 26-04-2017

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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

  •  environment
  •  knowledge society

Tilburg becomes 52nd signatory city of the Green Digital Charter

The city of Tilburg is the 52nd European city, and the 5th Dutch city, to sign the Green Digital Charter, a EUROCITIES initiative promoting progress in tackling climate change through the innovative use of digital technologies in cities.

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publication date : 06-04-2017

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Smart to Future Cities & Urban IoT event

The Smart to Future Cities & Urban IoT will be held in London, 17-18 May 2017.

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publication date : 04-04-2017

  •  knowledge society

Lighthouse projects agree cooperation manifesto

On Thursday 23 March, 9 smart cities Lighthouse Projects pledged closer cooperation in their efforts towards low carbon and resource efficient urban spaces.

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publication date : 29-03-2017

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment
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EUROCITIES letter to EU leaders on populism and Euroscepticism

Ahead of the summit of heads of state and government in Rome, EUROCITIES has shared the view from cities with European leaders.

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publication date : 23-03-2017

  •  knowledge society

Building a European data economy

Back in January, the European Commission presented its data economy strategy.

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publication date : 16-03-2017

  •  knowledge society

KSF on co-creating smart cities

The next knowledge society forum meeting, to be held in Lyon on 4-6 April, will focus on co-creating smart cities.

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publication date : 16-03-2017

  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

Peer learning visits on e-mobility and building retrofit

The Sharing Cities project is organising a series of peer learning visits to help EUROCITIES members explore the latest developments in the fields of e-mobility and building retrofit.

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publication date : 16-03-2017

  •  knowledge society

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