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Smart wood - new SCIS podcast

There is a fascinating smart city material that automatically adjusts to changes in temperature and humidity, provides great insulation and can be sourced sustainably and locally.

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publication date : 04-03-2019

  •  cooperation
  •  knowledge society

Turin citizens panel makes three recommendations on technology

As part of our Cities4Europe campaign, Turin's citizens' consultation discussed the role of technology in the socio-economic and cultural development of Europe.

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publication date : 04-03-2019

  •  cooperation
  •  knowledge society

Europe's digital agenda for the future: Amsterdam makes three recommendations

In its citizens' consultation, Amsterdam chose to ask citizens questions about privacy and digital security, the value of their data, digitalisation and accessibility.

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publication date : 01-03-2019

  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society

European Capital of Innovation Awards 2019 – The race is on!

The 5th edition of the European Capital of Innovation Awards will recognise European cities that have built the most dynamic and open innovation ecosystems.

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publication date : 28-02-2019

  •  knowledge society

Interview with John Jorritsma, mayor of Eindhoven

We took a moment out to catch up with John Jorritsma, mayor of Eindhoven, recently to find out about his vision for smarter cities that work for and with people.

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publication date : 28-02-2019

  •  knowledge society

Interview with Paivi Sutinen, director for City as a Service Development in Espoo

We took a moment out to catch up with Päivi Sutinen, director for City as a Service Development in Espoo at the recent Nordic Edge Expo.

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publication date : 28-02-2019

  •  cooperation
  •  knowledge society

Oulu citizens panel issues three recommendations on digitalisation in the public sector

As part of our Cities4Europe campaign, Oulu held a citizens' consultation to discuss the challenges, benefits and opportunities of digitalisation in the public sector and develop three recommendations

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publication date : 25-02-2019

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

50 cities sign Declaration on citizens engagement

50 cities have now adopted the EUROCITIES Declaration on citizens' engagement, demonstrating their commitment to create a Europe where people come first and citizens have a role in new forms of participatory democracy.

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publication date : 31-01-2019

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

URBACT III call for Action Planning open!

URBACT released its final URBACT III call for Action Planning networks on January 7th. The focus is on collaborative networks of cities to co-design integrated action plans on urban poverty, mobility, digital transitions etc.

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publication date : 11-01-2019