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[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 10:56
How to replicate smart city solutions? Are standards the right tools for cities? Can the European Standardization Organizations be part of the cities’ journey towards a smart and sustainable future? WHY? Cities are not always fully aware of what standards can offer, as they may not be familiar with the value voluntary standards bring and how to get involved in the standardization system. This... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 09:23
The second edition of Urban ARC, the annual research conference at the Indian Institute for Human Settlements (IIHS) will be held from 11 – 13 January 2018, at the IIHS Bangalore City Campus. The theme for 2018 edition is ‘City and Technology’. The call for sessions emphasises the wide-ranging nature of both “city” and “technology”. The conference aims to use diverse disciplinary and... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Monday, October 2, 2017 - 17:12
About rise in the city rise in the city is a unique art event, featuring a competition, exhibit and auction, created to catalyze social enterprises in Africa. A unique event where 500 influencers in design and construction discover how architecture combined with social enterprise can solve poverty problems in Africa. Learn More How it works NYC is being split into 100 virtual blocks.... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 16:00
Nairobi, 26 September 2017 – Registration for the world’s premier conference on cities and urbanization, the World Urban Forum, has now opened. UN-Habitat, which coordinates the biennial event, is inviting stakeholders and partners from across the spectrum to register for attendance for the ninth such conference which will take place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, in February 2018. The World Urban... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Monday, September 25, 2017 - 15:17
The Telegraph's Britain's Smart Cities conference will take place on October 10, 2017. City leaders and smart cities experts will engage in vibrant debate providing unique insights into the latest thinking and demonstrating new benchmarks for the industry. DATE & TIME: Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 9am - 5:30pmVENUE:The Crystal, London The Crystal is a 5 minute walk from Royal Victoria station... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Monday, September 18, 2017 - 16:14
Global Conference on Cities and Migration On 19 of September 2016, the Heads of States and Governments and High representatives adopted the political “New York Declaration for Refugees and Migration” which calls for states to consider committing to a unifying framework on all aspects of international migration, integrating humanitarian and development work, and based on human rights. A month... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 18:11
The URBAN FUTURE global conference is the World’s largest meeting point of CityChangers: committed people that actually drive change to make cities more sustainable. Vienna, Austria Feb 28 - Mar 2, 2018 At the URBAN FUTURE you will meet mayors, architects, mobility experts, city planners, scientists, sustainability managers, representatives from Start-Ups, environmentalists, innovation experts... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 16:35
Health Equity: The New Urban Agenda and Sustainable Development Goals 26-29 September 2017 | Coimbra, Portugal ICUH 2017 The only global conference focused on advancing the health of people living in cities worldwide. Cities are the main drivers of national development and present opportunities to transform a nation's health and wellbeing, so cities must be at the forefront of tackling the global... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 14:33
Urbanization is putting pressure on municipalities around the world to innovate and become smarter. Washington DC is leading the charge as a breeding ground for new ideas and solutions. The Inclusive Smart Cities Summit will bring together top leaders from across the globe to discuss the future of smart cities and the need for inclusivity in innovation. Join us to discuss, debate and learn how... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 11:52
Cities are facing more challenges than ever before, as expanding populations put stress on transportation systems, social services, energy infrastructure and other vital aspects of daily life. To tackle these obstacles, public- and private-sector leaders are able to turn to International Standards to offer solutions that can make cities more efficient and effective for their residents. The World... Read more