urban development

The Ecocity World Summit is the longest-standing international Summit that addresses building cities in balance with nature. It is a biennial event involving over 1,000 delegates from around the world.  
Post date: 6 Sep 2019
Type: Event

The European Commission has taken note of the urban regeneration plans of the Basque Country and has decided to contribute 1.7 million Euros to the Opengela project.   This concerns a novel concept of neighbourhood offices in two places which have been selected for a pilot test: Otxarkoaga (Bilbao) and Txonta (Eibar).  
Post date: 27 Aug 2019
Type: Publication

Concept Opengela is a project which looks to spread urban regeneration in the Basque Country using a novel new instrument: the creation of neighbourhood offices which will act as one-stop-shops to provide advice and support to the neighbourhood community.  
Post date: 27 Aug 2019
Type: Link

In 2018, the Smart Buildings for Smart Cities Summer Universities reached a new milestone. ​ In 2019, the expansion continues!   Thanks to the arrival of a new pillar, the Confederation Construction, and a new venue, the Square, located in the heart of Europe, this new edition will definitely be under the sign of internationalisation.   Another major new feature: a new format for more participants!  
Post date: 19 Aug 2019
Type: Event

After a short introduction from the EASME (Executive Agency for Small and Medium Enterprises), this webinar will hear from several presenters:   -Policy context and priorities from DG ENER -How to structure the dialogue on sustainable energy finance: experience and prospects from the SEI Forums initiative, Andy Deacon, Climate Alliance
Post date: 19 Jun 2019
Type: Event

MOEEBIUS project team is pleased to inform that video covering the course of MOEEBIUS Final Conference is available!   Please check the link and watch in the video how MOEEBIUS will contribute to the reduction of energy use in building sector.  
Post date: 16 Apr 2019
Type: News

The goal of the first seminar, “What can cities, companies and citizens do?”, is to set the scene for the future work of the Chair. What is circular economy? Which advantages can circularity bring to both citizens and companies? How can companies transition and be effective change agents?   When? 27th of March 2019, from 14h until 18hWhere? Victor Horta room, FEB, Rue Ravenstein 4, 1000 Brussels   Moderated by prof. Tom Bauler (ULB – Igeat)  
Post date: 25 Mar 2019
Type: Event

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=3eHEvVkmHjA   Established in 1990, MIPIM is A 4-day real estate event to meet the most influential players from all sectors of the international real estate industry. It brings the entire value chain to together and gives unrivalled access to the greatest number of development projects and sources of capital worldwide.  
Post date: 12 Feb 2019
Type: Event

Sulgrave Gardens comprises 30 family homes in four blocks with a mix of typologies (houses, apartments and maisonettes) and tenures (9 homes for affordable rent, 13 for shared ownership and 8 private houses) in a conservation area in West London. At the time of certification, Sulgrave Gardens was the largest Passivhaus development in London. The scheme is arranged in four blocks. Two are Passivhaus certified and two designed to Passivhaus principles.  
Post date: 14 Dec 2018
Type: Case

Normally, the task of providing affordable and social housing falls to local governments and their administrations. Municipalities must single-handedly work out how to deliver and finance affordable and social housing in a city context that is often dominated by a free market paradigm.
Post date: 3 Dec 2018
Type: Publication