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Making cities great places to live, work and play - with John Jorristma, mayor of Eindhoven

The EUROCITIES Annual Conference is just around the corner! We hope you have reserved your spot, but if not - hurry up!

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publication date: 15-11-2019

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

EUROCITIES 2019 Prague: speednetworking overview

List of speednetworking sessions and descriptions taking place on 21 November

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publication date: 04-11-2019

  •  cooperation
  •  knowledge society

EU and China on what makes a city smart

Europe and China are working together to build smart cities, but can they agree on what a smart city is?

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publication date: 31-10-2019

  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment

Join our webinar on culture as a rocket fuel for urban regeneration!

Through the EU-funded ROCK project, EUROCITIES and Julie’s Bicycle invite you to a webinar - 'Culture as a rocket fuel for urban regeneration: a critical look' - on 22 November. The webinar will explore how culture is being used as a development strategy in many European cities, particularly those hit hard by deindustrialisation, and how culture policy can contribute to more just, sustainable and healthy cities.

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publication date: 31-10-2019

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  knowledge society

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publication date: 28-10-2019

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  •  culture

What happens when cities and universities work together to shape local cultural policies?

Today, a university is very much a part of the city it's in, and universities and cities can work together to build a better urban future. Both are locally rooted, globally aware, responsive and pragmatic, willing to work with communities to transform themselves and their environment.

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publication date: 25-10-2019

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society

EUROCITIES Awards 2019: find out about our inspiring finalists!

With our annual awards just a few weeks away, we'd like to introduce you to the nine projects selected as the very best examples of action transforming the liveability of city centre districts, the social fabric of cities and the repurposing of historic buildings.

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publication date: 24-10-2019

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  •  economy
  •  knowledge society

Joining forces on the platform economy

Several of our members cities met to discuss the rather thorny issue of the platform economy, especially Airbnb rentals and what this means for city administrations at a side meeting at our EUROCITIES Economic Development Forum in Munich.

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publication date: 21-10-2019

Munich’s conflict management office

Munich has developed a method of mediation through dialogue to ensure citizens feel safe and comfortable in public spaces. By advocating all user groups’ interests and concerns, the all-party conflict management (AKIM) team is transforming how people feel about city living, increasing self-responsibility among citizens and giving decision-makers insights into issues affecting peaceful coexistence.

case study

publication date: 11-10-2019

  •  cooperation
  •  economy

Panorama: Charting a course forward for urban Europe

Today, the power of cities as game changers is more evident than ever before. It is clear that the future of Europe depends on how it engages with its cities, says Anna Lisa Boni, Secretary General of EUROCITIES.

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publication date: 10-10-2019