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[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 15:25
Panel discussion hosted by LSE Cities This lecture and panel discussion will continue the conversation started at the Habitat lll Policy Unit 4 Dialogue on urban governance. Philipp Rode, Executive Director of LSE Cities, will present an overview of Policy Unit 4 and its relationship to the New Urban Agenda. The panel will then explore the principal ambition of the New Urban Agenda (NUA)... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 10:33
Registrations are now open for Resilient Cities 2017, the 8th Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation taking place May 4-6, 2017.  Resilient Cities 2017 will explore current and pressing issues for urban resilience and adaptation to climate change such as climate-related health risks, internal displacement and forced migration, and risk transfer and insurance as they represent serious... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 09:35
The CIVITAS Secretariat is glad to announce that this year’s CIVITAS FORUM Conference will take place on 27-29 September 2017 in Torres Vedras, Portugal. The annual event brings together the CIVITAS community from across Europe: hundreds of mobility experts, actors and stakeholders, all of whom are devoted to the development of sustainable urban mobility in their cities. The 15th edition of the... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Friday, January 27, 2017 - 13:55
Smart Cities 2017 is a two day event featuring a full conference programme accompanied by a leading exhibition of some of the leading technological innovative companies in the UK, as well as an awards ceremony to recognise and celebrate the use and application of technology and innovation by cities in the UK. The first day of the conference of this innovative and successful event will focus on "... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Friday, January 27, 2017 - 13:34
The URBACT programme has launched 5 December 2016 a Good Practice call for the ‘URBACT Good Practice City’ label which will be open until 31 March 2017.  Eligible beneficiaries for the call are all “cities” and “eligible beneficiaries” from EU 28 Member States, Norway and Switzerland. The call is open to all themes. On 30 January 2017 from 3.00 PM to 6.30 PM, the presentation event of the call... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 16:37
January 31 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm Event Navigation « Supported Event / The Big Debate: Shaping the next London Plan Supported Event / Future City Talk: Knowledge-Intensive Growth » On Tuesday 31 January 2017, The Prince’s Foundation for Building Community will host an event titled the ‘International Urbanism Studio’, which brings together Young Urbanists to share their experiences in both... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 16:08
The global population is projected to rise to 9.7bn people by 2050, and it is estimated that around 66% of that total will be living in cities, with the majority of urban growth expected to take place in developing regions in Africa, Asia and Latin America. On the one hand, slums give people opportunities, allowing them to move to cities, driving economic growth and lifting societies out of... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 10:08
Tuesday, February 7, 201711:00 AM Eastern Standard Time30 minutes followed by 15 minutes Q&A Summary:“Smart City” has developed into a concept with meaningful and real solutions for tackling regional and municipal issues, and as such, more and more cities are grappling with issues around starting and scaling projects.  These issues include funding projects, developing key partnerships,... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 09:50
Agoria invites you to the 5th edition of the Agoria Smart Cities Forum & Award Ceremony, which will take place on Thursday, January 26th, 2017 in Brussels. Do you wish to engage in an inspiring dialogue about the best ways for our Belgian cities and communities to address their transition to ‘smart cities’? Are you ready to confront your own insights and opions about this topic with the... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 15:56
The Smart Cities International Symposium and Exhibition, January 24-25, 2017 in Chicago brings together thought leaders and practitioners from around the world to explore the most recent technology advances, business models, and lessons learned to date in making the Smart City a reality. Expert speakers will examine the experiences of municipal governments who are pushing the envelope and moving... Read more