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Our members scoop up mobility awards

The latest EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK award has recognised the enormous efforts of our members in leading the way on sustainable mobility!

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publication date : 22-03-2019

  •  cooperation
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A wake up call for those who care about Europe

It is a critical time for Europe, ahead of the European elections. The success or failure of the European project will be decided in and by our cities’ ability to shape and implement policy locally.

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publication date : 21-03-2019

  •  culture
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publication date : 05-03-2019

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EU Research and Innovation for Cities of the Future

An event jointly organized by the URBAN Intergroup of the European Parliament with the European Commission, Directorate General for Research and Innovation, on cities. Cities have moved to the centre of the European and Global Sustainability and Climate Agenda. This joint event will show how EU-funded Research and Innovation actions are driving Sustainable Urban Development to address major urban challenges.

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publication date : 04-03-2019

  •  environment
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Smart wood - new SCIS podcast

There is a fascinating smart city material that automatically adjusts to changes in temperature and humidity, provides great insulation and can be sourced sustainably and locally.

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publication date : 04-03-2019

  •  cooperation
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Turin citizens panel makes three recommendations on technology

As part of our Cities4Europe campaign, Turin's citizens' consultation discussed the role of technology in the socio-economic and cultural development of Europe.

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publication date : 04-03-2019

  •  cooperation
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Europe's digital agenda for the future: Amsterdam makes three recommendations

In its citizens' consultation, Amsterdam chose to ask citizens questions about privacy and digital security, the value of their data, digitalisation and accessibility.

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publication date : 01-03-2019

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European Capital of Innovation Awards 2019 – The race is on!

The 5th edition of the European Capital of Innovation Awards will recognise European cities that have built the most dynamic and open innovation ecosystems.

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publication date : 28-02-2019

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Interview with John Jorritsma, mayor of Eindhoven

We took a moment out to catch up with John Jorritsma, mayor of Eindhoven, recently to find out about his vision for smarter cities that work for and with people.

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publication date : 28-02-2019

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Interview with Paivi Sutinen, director for City as a Service Development in Espoo

We took a moment out to catch up with Päivi Sutinen, director for City as a Service Development in Espoo at the recent Nordic Edge Expo.

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publication date : 28-02-2019