Sharing cities

Sharing Cities is a Smart Cities ‘lighthouse’ programme that demonstrates how thoughtfully designed, integrated, open source solutions can be developed to serve the interest of people in an affordable and scalable manner.

Drawing on €25 million in EU funding, this five-year programme, launched in January 2016, brings together three ‘lighthouse’ cities (London, Lisbon and Milan) and three ‘fellow’ cities (Bordeaux, Burgas and Warsaw) in a joint effort to identify and implement innovative digitally enabled solutions and business models, which the participants expect to eventually be adopted by up to a hundred municipalities worldwide. Eurocities’ role is to enable the partners to replicate, scale up and share best practices.

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Manon Ghislain Project officer

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