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
North Sweden European Office

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-...
latest presentation & Posts

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

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

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

‘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

EU Research & Innovation for and with Cities - Yearly Mapping Report

The European Commission's Directorate-General for Research and Innovation published the yearly
Thursday, December 14, 2017

Eco-innovation forum of Sofia

21st European Forum on Eco-innovation 5-6 February 2018 in Sofia, Bulgaria  This 21st edition will
Monday, February 05, 2018

Webinar on Collaborative Platforms to enable Participatory Budgeting initiatives

The EIP-SCC Marketplace Action Cluster ‘Citizen Focus’ is pleased to invite you to the first and
Wednesday, December 06, 2017

"Healthy Urban Living" International Matchmaking and Horizon2020 information event

Interested in setting up an international project with partners from the Netherlands and other
Thursday, November 09, 2017

Estonian Presidency Conference: Embedding Digital into Societal Challenges

The Estonian Ministry of Education and Research and Estonian Research Council are pleased to invite
Thursday, December 07, 2017

THE CITYSCOPE EXPERIENCE – A SHOWCASE INTO DIGITAL CITY SCIENCE

The Minister for Science, Research and Equalities and Second Mayor of the Free and Hanseatic City
Thursday, September 28, 2017

Breakfast session Europe on the Move: the mobility package

The vleva breakfast session on 15 September 2017 will focus on the mobility package "Europe on the
Friday, September 15, 2017

Smart Cities and the SET Plan

The European Commission has established a Temporary Working Group 3.2 – Smart Cities and
Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Horizon 2020 Circular Economy Brokerage Event

Do you have a project in mind within the circular economy and need partners or funding? Looking to
Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Study visit Gelderland on Energy Transition

The Dutch ERRIN's members of Arnhem Nijmegen City Region, Cleantech Region and FoodValley Region
Tuesday, October 31, 2017

WG Leaders meeting

ERRIN is pleased to invite you to the half yearly ERRIN WG leaders meeting.   Agenda At the meeting
Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Energy Info Days 2017

This year the Energy Information Days will present the new funding opportunities and innovative
Monday, October 23, 2017

Social sustainable development - from policy to practice

The seminar will focus on social sustainable development - from policy to practice, and will be
Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Bioeconomy event

The ERRIN Smart Cities and Bioeconomy working groups are pleased to invite you to a one-day
Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Member Of Smart Cities Working Group