The objective of the Working Group is to consolidate understanding and knowledge about innovative technologies for Smart Cities (in the framework of the SET-Plan) based on bottom-up input from the platform members, representing a balanced diversity of stakeholders. The WG aims to increase visibility, linking data and resources to potential users and developers and enabling cities and local governments to find the right solutions for cities.

Work Plan

ERRIN Contact

WORKING GROUP LEADER
Bernadette Bergsma
Brainport Eindhoven EU Office Brussels
Maja Busch Sevaldsen
Stavanger Region European Office
Pieter Faber
Northern Netherlands
Sointu Räisänen
East & North Finland EU Office
Anthony Scully
Småland Blekinge Halland South Sweden

Next Working Group

Stavanger Forum, Gunnar Warebergs gate 13, 4021 Stavanger, Norway
This interactive workshop will bring together relevant stakeholders from municipalities, academia and businesses to address real life climate issues, which today's European smart cities are facing. Through a facilitated gamified co-creation tool – the CoCo-toolkit, participants will explore pre-selected urban challenges. The expert facilitator will guide the contributors through the cases presented, explore the boundaries and weaknesses, and co-create potential solutions. The aim of the...

Last Working Group Meeting

I&I WG: Investment Platforms

Tuesday, 29 May, 2018 - 10:30
House of the Dutch Provinces (Rue de Treve 59-61, Brussels)
  The I&I WG is pleased to invite you to a WG meeting on Investment Platforms on 29th May. This meeting is co-organised with the Bioeconomy WG, the Smart Cities WG and the Blue Growth WG, as the investment platforms presented and discussed during the meeting touch upon all these thematic areas. The event will particularily look into the URBIS – Urban investment advisory platform, as well as the newly announced Circular Economy Platform. The agenda of the meeting is attached herewith. To...
Room JDE 52, European Committee of the Regions, Brussels
This Thematic Seminar, Nurturing Nature for Sustainable Cities and Regions - Implementing the Nature Directives in Cities and Regions: Nature-Based Solutions for Key Urban Challenges, aims to look into innovative solutions which help implementing the Nature Directives when addressing pressing urban and regional challenges, such as flood protection, well-being and health, and the protection of our natural capital for the benefit and enjoyment of present and future generations.  How can Nature-...
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Six City Strategy (6Aika): Recipes for Happy Citizens and Thriving Business

How can we engage people in co-creation? What is a "City-as-a-Service"?   The Six City Strategy is
Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Cities as Platforms: Joint Value Creation in Post-2020 EU

The Six City Strategy is hosting an event during the European Week of Regions and Cities and would 
Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Horizon 2020 Energy info day

The Horizon 2020 Energy info day will take place on 5 October in Brussels, in the Charlemagne
Friday, October 05, 2018

Autonomous road safety in cities – come and test the technology!

The Pavnext technology, a new innovative solution for the promotion of road safety in an urban
Friday, August 17, 2018

ESPON Call for Tenders for Targeted Analysis “Adapting European Cities to Population Ageing: Policy challenges and best practices (ACPA)”

Adapting European Cities to Population Ageing: policy challenges and best practices (ACPA) will be
Thursday, August 16, 2018

European Day of Sustainable Communities. Civil society and municipalities: building sustainability through collaboration

This conference takes place within the context of the 2nd European Day of Sustainable Communities
Thursday, September 20, 2018

SDSR Final Conference

Smart Data Smart Region (SDSR) is an exciting EU project that is pioneering and transformative
Tuesday, June 26, 2018

H2020 UJA Project Networking Event on ICT

The UNIVERSITY OF JAÉN (Spain) is placed in the 51-75 position according to the Shanghai Global
Thursday, June 21, 2018

Co-creating Smart Nature-based Liveable Spaces – Necessary Solutions for Real-life Challenges

This interactive workshop will bring together relevant stakeholders from municipalities, academia
Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Call for Challenges Still Open for the NBS Workshop at the Nordic Edge Expo

ERRIN will together with its Smart Cities WG members Eindhoven, Stavanger and Cities Northern
Wednesday, June 06, 2018

ERRIN at the EU Sustainable Energy Week 2018

The EU Sustainable Energy Week 2018 is approaching. This year, ERRIN will be running two events:
Friday, June 01, 2018

Thematic Seminar: Nurturing Nature for Sustainable Cities and Regions

This Thematic Seminar, Nurturing Nature for Sustainable Cities and Regions - Implementing the
Tuesday, May 29, 2018

I&I WG: Investment Platforms

  The I&I WG is pleased to invite you to a WG meeting on Investment Platforms on 29th May. This
Tuesday, May 29, 2018

People-powered services: Myth or Reality?

You are invited to the final conference of the CHANGE! Network, taking place in Eindhoven, The
Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Sustainable tourism during the Green Week 2018

During Green Week 2018 a session will be dedicated to sustainable tourism on 23/05. This session
Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Fostering new synergies and partnerships on sustainable urbanisation

The Swedish Government has recently announced a new Sustainable Cities Council as well as a new
Monday, March 05, 2018

‘Addis Ababa’ Entreps Awards and #5Gcitizens 2018

Social innovation is the process of developing and deploying effective solutions to challenging and
Monday, June 18, 2018

Co-Creating the Green City - Successful examples of citizens’ participation from the City of Lahti, Finland

Helsinki EU Office and the City of Lahti invites you to a luncheon seminar to learn about Lahti's 
Thursday, February 22, 2018

Innovation Competition for Cool Ideas

Does your company have an ingenious smart city product that you want to showcase? The City of
Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Roadmaps for Energy final conference “Smart Cities Rule the Future! Roads for a green transformation towards 2050”

  The Roadmaps for Energy Partnership is pleased to invite to the final conference “Smart
Tuesday, February 06, 2018

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