UPCOMING EVENTS ( 1 - 4 from 4 )

January 2019
Connected Smart Cities Conference 2019
17 January 2019
Brussels, Belgium

Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, our research partner will present RUGGEDISED and its European Innovation Partnership (EIP) on Smart Cities and Communities (SSC) insights on investments at the Connect Smart Cities Conference on 17 January 2019. In a parallel session on de-risking investment in the digital transition Dr. Marcel van Oosterhout and Graham Colclough will jointly debate how to secure and fund the future urban digital infrastructure and feature urban data platform analysis.

March 2019
Vaasa EnergyWeek
18 - 21 March 2019

June 2019
Brno Exhibition Centre
5 - 6 June 2019

Our Fellow city of Brno is organising for the second year running, the URBIS smart city fair. This year the conference and fair will focus on the 5 key topics:

  • SMART NEIGHBOURHOODS: The reuse of neglected parts of the city and their transformation into a functional community with a balance: d use of technology.
  • DIGITAL CITY: Cutting-edge opportunities of digital technology and their benefits for more cost-effective and timely municipal administration.
  • MUNICIPAL ENERGY POLICY: An energy-efficient, resilient and independent city. Challenges and experience of towns will be discussed with scientific experts and with support from the European Parliament.
  • SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT: Digital passenger handling, using big data in transport, latest hardware and software tools for digitally planning regional transport.
  • WATER: Effective handling of drinking water, economics of handling rainwater, waste water treatment and their energy evaluation, monitoring purity and water consumption, and the key prerequisites for retaining water in the landscape.
November 2019
Smart City Expo World Congress
19 - 21 November 2019
Barcelona, Spain

Since 2011, Smart City Expo World Congress (SCEWC) has been an unmissable event combining the latest solutions and technologies, with inspirational keynotes on improving life in cities. In 2019, the event intends to encourage all the stakeholders, ranging from technology industries through to policy-makers and entrepreneurs, to engage in dynamic action to enable a sustainable and inclusive future to take hold.

To this end, the event will focus on five main tracks touching on the most pressing issues facing cities: Digital Transformation, Urban Environment, Mobility, Governance & Finance, and Inclusive & Sharing Cities. This approach, together with an extended exhibition area packed with real solutions and networking spots, is expected to outnumber 2018 figures and strengthen the smart community all over the world.

RUGGEDISED will be present at the joint stand of the EU funded smart city projects, with a number of Lighthouse cities taking part in workshops.