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ICF Global Summit 2018 with EUROCITIES as a partner

For the first time in its history, the ICF Global Summit will be taking place in London, 4-6 June 2018, and EUROCITIES was invited to become one of the event partners.

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publication date : 03-04-2018

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What future for cities?

The second session of our Brussels-based series ‘Imagine the Urban Future’ will take place on 25 April, and we have some impressive speakers lined up:

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publication date : 28-03-2018

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60 cities ready to involve, inspire and impact!

‘Cities4Europe – Europe for citizens’: involve - inspire - impact

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publication date : 22-03-2018

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publication date : 21-03-2018

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Topics of the 4th Urban Innovative Action calls announced

The European Commission has announced the selection of 4 topics for the 4th UIA Call for Proposals to be launched in October 2018.

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publication date : 16-03-2018

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(Re)Invent digital mobility!

Our member Rennes Metropole organised on 14-17 March 2018 the first conference on digital mobility. The event consisted in a part open to experts , In, and a living lab in the city open to citizens, Out.

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publication date : 16-03-2018

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GDC releases guidebook for successful peer-to-peer learning

Throughout the whole duration of the GuiDanCe project, both physical and online training activities were organised to support signatory cities in overcoming implementation barriers and challenges encountered at the local level. A publication was prepared to report in a simple but efficient way on the achievements and lessons learned.

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publication date : 13-03-2018

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Where are we now? An overview of signatory cities’ progress towards meeting their GDC commitment

Two years after the first implementation monitoring document, a new report on the progress made by GDC signatories towards their commitments to the Charter has been published.

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publication date : 13-03-2018

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EUROCITIES Statement on Transport Automation in Urban Areas

Europe’s major cities recognize the potential of automated vehicles to make urban transport safer, cleaner, more efficient and more inclusive, on the condition that their deployment supports the strategic long-term objectives of a city’s sustainable urban mobility plan. Many European cities are already playing an active role in the transition towards transport automation by conducting pilot projects or by exploring how to adapt local regulatory frameworks, and it is therefore important...

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publication date : 12-03-2018

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How GuiDanCe contributed to strengthening European cooperation for a smarter urban future

For three years, GuiDanCe supported the effort of signatory cities to implement policies and projects as part of their commitment to the Charter. From peer-learning to the exchange of best practices, high-profile promotion events and a variety of publications, GuiDanCe activities were designed to promote collaboration among cities in promoting the use of digital solutions to improve energy efficiency, reduce cities’ overall carbon footprint through innovative public services and involve...

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publication date : 12-03-2018