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TIMELESSCITY 2017: European Conference on Smart, Sustainable and Resilient Cities

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TIMELESSCITY event on “Smart, Sustainable and Resilient Cities” will take place on 1-2 March 2017 in Valladolid, Spain. The event will provide a forum to gain comprehensive insights into the opportunities and challenges conferred by further development of Smart Cities and Communities initiatives across Europe. The overall aim is to review and better understand the steps that city leaders, delegates, policymakers and other relevant stakeholders around Europe take to transform their cities into great and attractive places in which to live and work, creating strong local ecosystems.


The event will gather local and national authorities, representatives from the European Commission and INEA, project coordinators and experts involved in smart city projects co-funded by Horizon 2020 and FP7 programmes of the EC. They will have the opportunity to share their experience and knowledge, discuss the challenges of the urban transformation and come up with innovative solutions. The format will be participatory and there will be keynote lectures, presentations, round tables and study tours.


The first edition of TIMELESSCITY event 2017, where all stakeholders meet, discuss, inspire and create, will deliver a number of key learning outcomes:


  • Policies to achieve smart, sustainable and resilient cities
  • Investing on Smart and Sustainable Cities
  • Citizen Centric model to transform urban areas
  • Creating a new culture of urban mobility
  • Nearly Zero and positive buildings and DH&C
  • Digital transformation of cities
  • From planning to implementation
  • Assessing the impact and ensuring replication
  • Business Model for Smart and Sustainable Cities
  • Best practices from real demonstration cases


For further information, please visit the event's website at the link below.

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