Road safety progress in the European Union has stagnated for the last four years. Only urgent measures will reduce the 500 deaths that occur on EU roads every week. The Safe System approach is internationally considered to be best practice in road safety. In the European Road Safety Summer School we therefore advise you on how to successfully implement this strategy in your country or region.
There are currently 1.8 billion young people between the ages of 10 and 24 in the world. This is the largest youth population ever. But 1 in 10 of the world’s children live in conflict zones and 24 million of them are out of school. Political instability, labour market challenges and limited space for political and civic participation have led to increasing isolation of youth in societies.
The Smart City Expo World Congress (SCEWC) offers a three-day programm with more than 400 international experts coming together for a more sustainable urban world.
The event is based around the values of social inclusion, sustainability and empowerment, and is dedicated to promoting awareness, understanding and critical reflection on the smart urban revolution.
In 2019, SCEWC will focus on five main tracks: Digital Transformation, Urban Environment, Mobility, Governance & Finance, and Inclusive & Sharing Cities.
As children take centre stage in the movement for sustainable living, this event will be an opportunity for the built environment sectors to show how they are responding. There will be an inspiring programme of speakers, workshops and field trips, each engaging with the most current issues for children's rights in towns and cities.
The Placemaking Week is the biggest festival celebrating the impact of placemaking on the urban fabric. This year the Placemaking Week revolved around five main topics: Placemaking for Innovation, Creative Bureaucracy, Open-source sharing from placemaking practice, Future-proof cities through placemaking and Waterfront cities.
ECF (European Cyclists´ Federation) hosts a Metamorphosis stakeholders roundtable on June 19th from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm focusing on how cities can become more children friendly in their urban spaces city planning.
Metamorphosis works toward a “New Normal” where the enormous space reserve in our cities that is currently mainly occupied by machines can be accessed and used in healthier and more human-centred waysr people who live there and nearby.
Innovation in Transport for Sustainable Cities and Regions
The 2019 Polis Conference takes place on 27 and 28 November 2019 at The Egg in Brussels.
The annual Polis Conference provides an opportunity for cities and regions to showcase their transport achievements to a large audience, and for the wider transport community to engage with representatives of local and regional authorities on innovative transport solutions.
Hosted by the City of Manheim, and ICLEI, the European Conference on Sustainable Cities and Towns will open its doors for the 9th time from 30 September - 2 October 2020 in Mannheim, Germany.
The conference will demonstrate the urgent need for local governments to assume responsibility for urban transformation and lead the way in guiding Europe towards a secure and sustainable future.
The Biennale Public Space is a biennial event for the exchange and dissemination of research activities and actions carried out on the issues of urban public spaces.
The Biennale 2019, like its predecessors, is not an isolated event but is a path that sees the implementation of various initiatives that will take place between February and May in the country and internationally under a "journey through common best practice ". The themes of the initiatives are public green, sustainable mobility and public art.
Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) is an integrated part of SUMPs and plays a crucial role to prove the success of urban mobility measures. Based on experience made in the EU-funded project METAMORPHOSIS, this webinar provides you with recommendations to design a feasible M&E approach.
This webinar gives answers to the following questions: