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[ Event ] Posted on Monday, December 11, 2017 - 16:20
The economically active population in the Middle East is growing a lot faster than the other regions in the world. The Kuwaiti government has announced “Kuwait 2035”, which is a set of measures to boost the economy over the next 20 years through reducing on oil revenue and building the country as a hub for finance, trade and tourism in the region. Kuwait government has planned to build nine smart... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Monday, December 11, 2017 - 15:36
Efficient buildings and public lighting; access to clean energy and water supplies; the ability to travel efficiently; a sense of safety and security - these are the prerequisites modern cities must fulfil to stay competitive and provide a decent quality of life for citizens. The 3rd Annual Australian Smart Cities and Infrastructure Summit delivers a programme that offers solutions to these... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Monday, December 11, 2017 - 15:27
Sustain: The Australian Food Network is pleased to announce that the 2018 Urban Agriculture Forum will be held on the 23rd & 24th of February at The William Angliss Institute, Melbourne. The second UAF will build on this success, emphasising the role urban agriculture can play in creating more liveable cities and homes, and thereby contribute to meeting the global Sustainable Development... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Monday, December 11, 2017 - 14:35
Cities around the world face many common challenges: not least in supporting the wellbeing of expanding populations, and economic and social resilience in the face of changing demographics, increasing inequality and connectivity. We will hear from those at the forefront of policy, thinking and practice about what makes a ‘liveable city’ in the 21st century, and how solutions are placed within a... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Monday, December 11, 2017 - 14:24
More than 30,000 delegates and attendees from up to 175 countries are expected to visit Abu Dhabi for WFES 2018 Events including Solar Expo, Energy Efficiency Expo and Energy Storage and Batteries Expo will showcase innovative solutions WFES 2018 will also include the Climate Innovation Exchange (CLIX), which aims to match the world's top 'cleantech entrepreneurs with investors to encourage... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 15:47
Topis: Urban transport planning and management; Urban strategies; Public transport systems; Environmental impact; Economic and social impact; Safety and security; Travel behaviour studies; Traffic control; Transportation modelling and simulation; Infrastructure development; Intelligent and advanced transport systems; Transportation integration; City logistics; Inter-modal transport systems; Mass... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 15:24
Join Dreamit Ventures and AgTech X for networking and discussion with the visionaries who are reimagining urban rooftops for a more sustainable future. We’re bringing together builders, urban farmers, and policy experts to explore the state of green roof technology. Advances in green roof technology has proven to lower energy costs and to reduce carbon emissions. Cities around the world are... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Friday, December 1, 2017 - 11:21
~~Join us in Wageningen, the Netherlands for our 4th edition of the International course on Food Security in an Urbanising Society (10 – 21 September 2018). You will get well acquainted with the framework of city region food systems in relation to food and nutrition security in densely populated areas. Will be able to use the concepts of city region food systems to analyse urban food and... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 11:26
DESCRIPTION Major urbanization trends, aging infrastructure and the rise in extreme weather is driving a growing number of cities to embrace cleantech infrastructure projects that are making them more efficient, sustainable and resilient. And the growth of cloud computing and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is enabling cities to deploy low cost sensors and collect data to make critical... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 12:53
The next edition of EU Green Week will explore ways in which the EU is helping cities to become better places to live and work. Showcasing policy developments on air quality, noise, waste and water management, it will promote participatory approaches to urban development, networking schemes, and tools for sharing best practices, engaging local authorities and citizens, and encouraging them to... Read more

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