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[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 15:56
The Smart Cities International Symposium and Exhibition, January 24-25, 2017 in Chicago brings together thought leaders and practitioners from around the world to explore the most recent technology advances, business models, and lessons learned to date in making the Smart City a reality. Expert speakers will examine the experiences of municipal governments who are pushing the envelope and moving... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 15:45
Join the Regional and Urban Design Committee of the American Institute of Architects and the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida for ACTIVE CITY, a multidisciplinary exchange of ideas on how the intersection of health and urban design is shaping communities. Attended by designers, planners, business leaders and health professionals from around the country seeking to expand their... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 15:31
A global vision for public transport has been set; intelligent, interconnected, sustainable, inclusive and cost-effective for both users and operators. So how do we achieve that as an industry? Transport Ticketing Global 2017, the annual get together for the entire public transport community involved in transport ticketing, passenger information or smart cities, will be looking to answer this... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 14:59
SM2C'2017 is an International Conference on Smart, Monitored and Controlled Cities which focuses on information and communications technology (ICT) as a culture. Therefore, it encompasses smart technology, engineering, sciences, and humanities. The SM2C'2017 will provide an opportunity for researchers adopting novel approaches to exchange and share their ideas and research results about the... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 14:53
THE SUMMIT The second UCLG Culture Summit will be held in Jeju (Jeju-do, Republic of Korea) on 10-13 May 2017, hosted by the Jeju Special Self-Governing Province. The UCLG Culture Summit is the main meeting point at global level of cities, local governments and other stakeholders that are committed to the effective implementation of policies and programmes on culture and sustainability. ... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 09:55
“The smart city is an alluring vision of the future, in which civic technology such as traffic lights, smart meters for utilities and public transport could all be connected and feed back invaluable data online” These sessions will cover all aspects of the development and future of smart cities. The track will explore the entire debate and structure of smart cities. They will discuss the effect... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 16:04
This conference aims to provide an overview on the potential of urban organic waste for bioenergy production to serve the heat and power demand in urban areas and to be integrated into existing energy and urban infrastructures (e.g. gas grid). For this purpose, both the analysis of biomass resources, processing and conversion technologies suitable for urban energy systems, and the assessment of... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 15:47
PUBLIC TRANSPORT IS RAPIDLY CHANGING In a world of increasing technologies, globalisation and new players entering the sector, we cannot afford to stand on the sidelines. We need to take an active role and “Lead the TRANSITion”. This is the theme of the new Global Public Transport Summit (previously known as the UITP World Congress & Exhibition). We look forward to meeting you in Montréal in... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 15:37
The concluding conference for the EU FP7-funded DIVERCITIES research project will present detailed findings from the study, and how they relate to existing knowledge and practice. The conference programme will comprise a range of formal scientific presentations through to interactive workshops led by our researchers. It is designed to create a dialogue between academic researchers, policy-makers... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 14:54
Humanity has entered its urban age, with a rapidly growing majority of the population now living in cities. The ‘urban globe’  faces unprecedented social and environmental challenges. The chief danger is climate change, which threatens epic disruption and hardship. But there are related challenges to human health, biodiversity and the bedrocks of life – food, water, and energy. At the same time... Read more