Events

upcomming events

Smart City Expo World Congress

  • Posted on: 18 July 2019
  • By: Marta Palacios
Barcelona, Spain
Tue 19.11.2019 to Thu 21.11.2019

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.

2019 Polis Conference

  • Posted on: 13 May 2019
  • By: Marta Palacios
Brussels, Belgium
Wed 27.11.2019 to Thu 28.11.2019

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. 

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Towards the Child Friendly City

  • Posted on: 17 July 2019
  • By: Marta Palacios
Bristol, United Kingdom
Wed 27.11.2019 to Fri 29.11.2019

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.

9th European Conference on Sustainable Cities and Towns

  • Posted on: 26 March 2019
  • By: Marta Palacios
Mannheim, Germany
Wed 30.09.2020 to Fri 02.10.2020

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.

Past events

MOBILIZE Fortaleza 2019: Reclaiming Streets for Access and Mobility

  • Posted on: 18 February 2019
  • By: Marta Palacios
Fortaleza, Brasil
Mon 24.06.2019 to Wed 26.06.2019

MOBILIZE is the annual sustainable transport summit of the Institute for Transportation and Development (ITDP), which brings together urban transport and development practitioners alongside world-class researchers to celebrate best practices and accelerate implementation of sustainable transport projects.

Metamorphosis: Cities for Children. Stakeholders roundtable

  • Posted on: 5 June 2019
  • By: Marta Palacios
Brussels, Belgium
Wed 19.06.2019

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.

6th European Conference on Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans (SUMPs)

  • Posted on: 18 February 2019
  • By: Marta Palacios
Groningen, Netherlands
Mon 17.06.2019 to Tue 18.06.2019

The 6th edition of the European Conference on Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans (SUMPs) will be held on Monday 17 and Tuesday 18 June 2019 in Groningen, The Netherlands. The focus of the conference is on providing support to sustainable and active cities within the SUMP context, i.e. how to make cities more walkable and cycle-friendly.