EVENT: EU-China Smart Sustainable Cities, Brussels 2019

We hereby have the pleasure to invite you to the EU-China Smart Cities Summit, 17 December 2019 in Brussels. During this event, you will learn more about EU-China challenges and opportunities within sustainable urbanisation, and recommendations for implementation and cooperation. Chinese and European keynotes, experts and participants will share their solutions, achievements and success stories. … Continue reading “EVENT: EU-China Smart Sustainable Cities, Brussels 2019”

Chinese Mission to Funchal & Las Palmas

Chinese Mission to Funchal (Madeira, Portugal) & Las Palmas (Gran Canaria, España) 中国代表团访问 丰沙尔(马德拉岛· 葡萄牙)拉斯帕尔马斯( 大加纳利岛· 西班牙)04-08 November 2019 2019 年11 月4 日至8 日 CIVITAS is a network of cities for cities dedicated to cleaner, better transport in Europe and beyond.  Since it was launched by the European Commission in 2002, the CIVITAS Initiative has tested … Continue reading “Chinese Mission to Funchal & Las Palmas”

SURVEY – What do you think about our newsletters and website?

We are always eager to hear from our users and readers and aim to serve our community with interesting and valuable information. This survey is addressed to interested stakeholders on website and newsletters of URBAN-EU-CHINA Innovation Platform on Sustainable Urbanisation. The selection of the website and newsletter as one of the most important URBAN-EU-CHINA activities for … Continue reading “SURVEY – What do you think about our newsletters and website?”

The URBAN-EU-CHINA Powerhouse Competition 2019 is now open for applications!

THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED (15 Nov 2019). Candidates will be published shortly. Are you involved in a great Europe-China city-city partnership? Would you like to be recognised for your efforts? The URBAN-EU-CHINA project is running a Powerhouse Competition to identify and promote the best examples of Europe-China city-city partnerships which focus on sustainable urbanisation, … Continue reading “The URBAN-EU-CHINA Powerhouse Competition 2019 is now open for applications!”

CHANGE OF DATE & PLACE: EU-CHINA EVENT 17 – 18 DECEMBER 2019

EU-CHINA SMART CITY SUMMIT, AWARD CEREMONY & SMART CITY STUDY TRIP – 3 – 5 DECEMBER 2019, BEIJING

Overall programme will be as follows:
03 December: EU-CHINA Smart City Summit & UEC Powerhouse Competition Award Ceremony, Beijing
04 – 05 December: Smart City study trip  2019, Wuhan
The summit and the guided city tour will provide the European Smart City Lighthouse cities and industry partners with the unique opportunities!
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Successful EU-China Forum 17 May

On May 17th, the 2019 EU-China Forum on Urban Scientific Research and Innovation Industry Development(hereinafter referred to as the “EU-China Forum”) was successfully held in Tianjin Meijiang Convention and Exhibition Center. In cooperation with the Directorate-General for Research and Innovation of the European Commission, the forum was organised by China Center for Urban Development(CCUD),Tianjin Binhai New Area People’s Government, Joint Programming Initiative Urban Europe and EUROCITIES, and was co-organized by Tianjin Port Free Trade Zone Administrative Committee.

The Construction of EU-China Urban Research and Innovation Lab Seminar in Tianjin, May 18

On the morning of May 18th, the project team of “Horizon 2020” Trans-Urban-EU-China held a seminar on the Construction of EU-China Urban Research and Innovation Lab in Tianjin Port Free Trade Zone. The event was organised by members of the platform, including the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, the European Cities Alliance, the Israel … Continue reading “The Construction of EU-China Urban Research and Innovation Lab Seminar in Tianjin, May 18”

3rd International High-Level Forum on Sustainable Urban Development, July 2019, Chengdu

The Third International High-Level Forum on Sustainable Urban Development Since reform and opening up, China has witnessed the world’s largest and fastest urbanization process in history, which not only propelled extraordinary national economic growth and prosperity, but also contributed to the development of world economy. It’s a common desire for cities and countries to promote … Continue reading “3rd International High-Level Forum on Sustainable Urban Development, July 2019, Chengdu”

How to transition cities built on heavy industry to a more sustainable model

In a recent article by Mark Wessel published on Impakter.com, the collaboration between the 11 cities that form the pilot group Urban Transitions Alliance is presented and discussed. The four U.S. cities Baltimore, Buffalo, Cincinnati and Pittsburgh, three German cities Dortmund, Essen and Gelsenkirchen, the Polish city Katowice and the three Chinese urban districts of … Continue reading “How to transition cities built on heavy industry to a more sustainable model”

European-Chinese Business and Innovation Forum in Mannheim 3rd June

Trends and Perspectives Between Cooperation and Competition Together with the European Commission and with the support of ZEW, the City of Mannheim will organise the “European-Chinese Business and Innovation Forum – Trends and Perspectives Between Cooperation and Competition”. High-ranking representatives from the realms of politics, science and business will come together to give an exclusive … Continue reading “European-Chinese Business and Innovation Forum in Mannheim 3rd June”