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Urban Innovative Action: topics for the third and fourth call announced!

The Urban Innovative Actions initiative unveils the topics selected for the third and fourth Call for Proposals to be respectively launched at the end of 2017 and 2018.

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publication date: 22-06-2017

Webinar - Citizen engagement in Lisbon

On 29 June 2017 from 11:00 to 12:30 (Brussels time / CET time), Sharing Cities hosts a webinar on citizen engagement in Lisbon. The presentation will be done by Renata Lajas, Advisor for the Lisbon Deputy Mayor Office of Housing and Local Development.

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start date: 29-06-2017
end date: 29-06-2017

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Local communities to benefit from WiFi4EU Initiative

On 29 May 2017, a political agreement has been reached over the WiFi4EU initiative, which promises high-quality internet access and free Wi-Fi hotspots for 6 000-8 000 European local communities.

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publication date: 09-06-2017

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Participate in a survey on public Wi-Fi services

The city of Barcelona is collecting responses to the short questionnaire on internet access and public Wi-Fi services in order to identify different methods and challenges of internet service delivery for local authorities.

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publication date: 24-05-2017

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Research & Innovation – shaping our future

The event, to take place next 3 of July in Brussels, will be fundamental in starting the discussion on the next framework programme for research and innovation, provisionally called "FP9".

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start date: 23-05-2017
end date: 23-05-2017

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Interoperability Maturity Model accessible online

The Commission has made accessible a new tool assessing the interoperability of public services- the Interoperability Maturity Model (IMM).

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publication date: 19-05-2017

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Webinar on data access and data sharing: the real impact on SMEs’ and start-ups' business models

On 29 May 2017, the European Commission is organising a webinar for SMEs and start-ups on data access, data sharing and data re-use.

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publication date: 17-05-2017

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Mid-term review of Digital Single Market Strategy is unveiled

With the middle of its mandate over, the European Commission published its mid-term review of the Digital Single Market Strategy on Wednesday 10 May 2017.

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publication date: 11-05-2017

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EUROCITIES statement on Building a European data economy

In our ‘building a data economy’ statement we support the free movement of data and stand for common and stronger EU regulations and frameworks on security and protection of non-personal data as well as access to and re-use of data from public spaces. We also called for the development and implementation of common EU standards and the interoperability of systems which are at the basis of a secure and efficient smart city market.

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publication date: 10-05-2017

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GDC webinar on data management and privacy in smart cities

Daniel Sarasa of Zaragoza City Council and Antonio Kung of Trialog (EIP-SCC 'Citizen Focus' action cluster) spoke about data management, data protection standards, and privacy-by-design in a one-hour webinar held on 26 April.

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publication date: 03-05-2017