H2020-EU-project SmartEnCity is taking the final steps04 Apr 2022
SmartEnCity proudly presents the final outcomes: SmartEnKit – Toolkit for Replication / A Travel Guide for Cities – SmartEnCity Final Publication / Final Conference, 14 – 15 June in Vitoria-Gasteiz
After almost seven years of project duration and joint efforts of 38 partners from six countries to make smart zero carbon cities a reality in Europe, SmartEnCity project is coming to an end. Now it’s time to “harvest the fruit” and to present the results to the broad public in order to foster replication with the help of methods and solutions, developed within SmartEnCity project.
Therefore, SmartEnCity has created different means such as the SmartEnKit, the toolkit for replication, an interactive electronic map; the Travel Guide for Cities, which is the Final Publication of the project available in printed and electronic version, and last but not least, The Journey towards Smart Zero CO2 Cities, SmartEnCity’s final conference, which is taking place from 14 – 15 June in Lighthouse city Vitoria-Gasteiz.
SmartEnKit – Toolkit for Replication
The SmartEnKIT is the official replication toolkit of SmartEnCity project. It presents all outcomes, methods and city solutions in one place with the aim to share insights and to inspire other small and medium-sized cities in Europe to start their journey towards a carbon free future.
SmartEnKIT is an interactive city map, playful and easy to understand tool. No matter if you are an expert of just interested in the smart cities topic, the toolkit is offering various opportunities to approach and different levels of information.
Depending on your mood and interest, you can just stroll along the roads and explore the elements or you follow the main tracks “Explore more” of “Get into action”. Anyhow, you can seek information on different levels from general to specific, it’s your choice.
Click here to start: SmartEnKIT / SmartEnCity.eu
SmartEnKIT - Toolkit for Replication
A Travel Guide for Cities – SmartEnCity Final Publication
The SmartEncity Final Publication is documenting impressively best and worst practices of the Lighthouse Cities, the approaches of Follower Cities Asenovgrad and Lecce, the methodology applied, and the key elements for success. It can therefore be regarded as a “travel guide” for cities to start the smart zero carbon emission journey.
The Final Publication can be found under Final Publication / SmartEnCity.eu
SmartEnCity Final Publication
The Journey towards Smart Zero CO2 Cities - SmartEnCity Final Conference
The full wealth of experiences and results will be shared on the upcoming SmartEnCity Final Conference - The Journey towards Smart Zero CO2 Cities, which is taking place on site in Lighthouse City Vitoria-Gasteiz on 14 – 15 June 2022.
SmartEnCity project partners, together with sister projects, related initiatives and political representatives from cities and municipalities have organised two days packed with information and networking opportunities.
The Smart Cities Marketplace is involved in the programme as expert in the replication and SmartEnCity Network sessions and will be giving advice on financial issues during various matchmaking activities.
Content of the Final Conference:
- Insights in the political framework explained by representatives of the European Commission and high-level representatives of Smart Cities and Communities.
- Introduction of the City4Zero Methodology for a successful journey towards your city transition.
- Presentation of the smart solutions of our Lighthouse Cities Vitoria-Gasteiz (Spain), Tartu (Estonia) and Sonderborg (Denmark).
- Explanation of the replication approach of our Follower Cities Lecce (Italy) and Asenovgrad (Bulgaria).
- Findings of the monitoring and evaluation processes.
- Discovering the SmartEnKit, your Toolbox for a successful replication.
- Becoming part of the SmartEnCity Network and benefit from the direct knowledge exchange with experts and the Smart Cities community.
- Smart Cities Marketplace Matchmaking on 14 June, the call for project proposals will be open for the whole event week. Submit a proposal and be matched with a Marketplace matchmaker or an investor.
Find all information including draft agenda and link for registration under Single / SmartEnCity.eu
SmartEnCity receives funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation programme.
Call identifier: H2020-SCC-2015
Topic: SCC-01-2015 Smart Cities and Communities solutions integrating energy, transport, ICT sectors through lighthouse (large scale demonstration – first of the kind) projects
Grant Agreement Number:
78 months (February 2016 – July 2022)
Fundación TECNALIA Research & Innovation
38 partners from 6 countries (Bulgaria, Denmark, Estonia, Germany, Italy, Spain)
Project Coordinator Contact:
Press Contact:Steinbeis Europa Zentrum
Download Press Release here.