Event archive

9. June 2021, 12:00 Uhr - 10. June 2021, 00:00 Uhr • online

Smart Cities Marketplace Forum

This year's edition of the Forum will be an official partner event of the EU Green Week. It will be linked to the EU Action Plan towards a Zero Pollution Ambition as a key action of the European Green Deal.

2. - 4. June 2021 • Brno Exhibition Centre, Brno, Czech Republic and online


The URBIS SMART CITY FAIR is an annual international trade fair, creating a unique space for sharing ideas and practical designs on how to bring to life and develop the concept of a smart city in central European towns and villages. This year, it will focus on solutions for cities and municipalities for a smart transport infrastructure for greater safety.

17. November 2020, 12:00 Uhr - 19. November 2020, 00:00 Uhr • online

Smart City Expo World Congress

Save the Date for this year's virtual Smart City Expo World Congress taking place in Barcelona, Spain from 17 - 19 November 2020.

4. - 5. November 2020 • Online Event

SCIS final conference

SCIS is ”ending” a part of its journey and will celebrate a final conference with input from many of the SCC01 projects. Join us for THE SCIS FINAL CONFERENCE A BEGINNING - NOT THE END!

21. October 2020 • online

SmartEnCity at European Week of Regions and Cities 2020

The European Week of Regions and Cities is an three weeks event and showcases the capacity of cities and regions to create growth and jobs and to implement European Union cohesion policy and therefore proving the importance of local and regional level for good European governance. Meet SmartEnCity Lighthouse City Tartu on 21 October.

17. October 2020 • Online Event

EMobility with Sharing Cities

Join to learn about the implementation of E-Mobility solutions in the Sharing Cities project

15. October 2020 • online

SmartEnCity at European Week of Regions and Cities 2020

The European Week of Regions and Cities is an three weeks event and showcases the capacity of cities and regions to create growth and jobs and to implement European Union cohesion policy and therefore proving the importance of local and regional level for good European governance. Meet SmartEnCity Follower City Asenovgrad on 15 October.

5. October 2020, 12:00 Uhr - 22. October 2020, 00:00 Uhr • online

European Week of Regions and Cities 2020

The European Week of Regions and Cities is an annual four-day event during which cities and regions showcase their capacity to create growth and jobs, implement European Union cohesion policy, and prove the importance of the local and regional level for good European governance. Meet SmartEnCity Lighthouse City Tartu on 21 October.

30. - 2. October 2020 • Online Event

The European Conference on Sustainable Cities and Towns

Held every three years, the conference is the multi-level interface between the European Union and sustainability actions at local level. A dedicated Smart City session will take place on October 2nd, 9.30-11.00 CEST called ‘Smart City solutions working with the users’

29. - 2. October 2020 • Online Event

Urban Mobility Days

Join the free Urban Mobility Days to see clean and sustainable transport placed in the limelight like in no event before. Including the dedicated Smart City Session “The smart city as a sustainable city” on October 1st, 11.45-12.45 CEST.

22. September 2020, 12:00 Uhr - 24. September 2020, 00:00 Uhr • Stavanger, Norway

Nordic Edge Expo World Congress - digital

Save the Date for the Nrdic Edge Expo World Congress in Stavanger, Norway from 22-24 September 2020 - this year in digital format!

2. September 2020, 12:00 Uhr - 3. September 2020, 00:00 Uhr • Brno, Czech Republic

EIP-SCC General Assembly

As part of the URBIS Smart City Fair, the EIP-SCC will host its yearly General Assembly.

2. - 3. September 2020 • Brno, Czech Republic

URBIS Smart City Fair

The URBIS Smart City Fair taking place in Brno, Czech Republic from 2.- 3. September 2020

20. February 2020 • Brussels

EIP-SCC Matchmaking Event

Taking place in Brussels on 20 February (CROWNE PLAZA HOTEL, Rue Gineste 3), our matchmaking event – promoted by the European Commission under the EIP-SCC Marketplace initiative – brings together city/regional representatives and businesses, with investors. It focuses on exploring and shaping opportunities for people involved in Smart City projects.

10. December 2019 • Madrid, Spain

EU Energy Day at COP25 - UN Climate Change Conference

On 10 December, the EU Energy Day at COP25 is taking place in Madrid, Spain. The Horizon 2020 Smart Cities and Communities Lighthouse project SmartEnCity will be represented by its Project Coordinator Francisco Rodríguez Pérez-Curiel from Tecnalia as part of the thematic session on "Accelerating Innovation for the European Green Deal”.

19. November 2019, 12:00 Uhr - 21. November 2019, 00:00 Uhr • Barcelona, Spain

Smart City Expo World Congress 2019

Save the Date for this year's Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona, from 19-21 November 2019.

24. September 2019, 12:00 Uhr - 26. September 2019, 12:00 Uhr • Stavanger, Norway

Nordic Edge 2019

Save the date for the 2019 edition of the Nordic Edge - the largest Smart City event in the Nordics!

17. June 2019, 12:00 Uhr - 21. June 2019, 12:00 Uhr • Brussels, Belgium

EUSEW 2019

Save the date! This year's EUSEW - the EU Sustainable Energy Week - is taking place in Brussels from 17 through 21 June.

5 June 2019, 09:00 - 14:00 Uhr • University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy

SmartEnCity Network Workshop Day

Join us for a Workshop Day focussing on Integrated Energy Planning methods, experiences of our Lighthouse Cities and the transfer of SmartEnCity knowledge, so that cities can directly benefit from the project’s outcomes and start their own journey towards a low carbon future.

5. - 7. June 2019 • Lazzaretto Cultural Center. Via dei Navigatori, 1, 09126 Cagliari CA.

Sustainable Places Conference

The 7th edition of Sustainable Places is Europe's no1 destination for dissemination of research, collaboration, networking and the creation of market opportunities.

16. - 17. May 2019 • Brussels, Belgium

EIP-SCC General Assembly & Matchmaking

Explore, Shape & Deal - This year's EIP-SCC General Assembly & Matchmaking Event are taking place in Brussels on 16 and 17 May.

7 December 2018, 09:00 - 17:00 Uhr • Stuttgart, Germany

6th International Women4Energy Conference

This year’s conference will focus on “Energy in Smart Cities” giving insights on energy-related platforms, trends and best practices... and SmartEnCity will be part of it! "The Smart Way to the big Zero" is the title of the presentation of Iben Nielsen, local projct coordinator of Lighthouse City Sonderborg. Iben was invited to give an overview about Sonderborg's transition to become a carbon free city and will be representing SmartEnCity project in the panel session "Best practices in Smart Cities" at 11 o'clock in the morning.

13. November 2018, 12:00 Uhr - 15. November 2018, 00:00 Uhr • Barcelona, Spain

Smart City Expo World Congress

The Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona will take place from 13-15 November 2018.

5. October 2018 • Brussels, Belgium

Horizon 2020 Energy Info Day

The Horizon 2020 Energy info day will take place on 5 October (8:30 - 15:30) in Brussels, in the Charlemagne building. It will present the upcoming funding opportunities offered by the EU's H2020 Programme to projects focusing on smart energy systems and smart cities and communities concepts.

25. September 2018, 09:00 Uhr - 27. September 2018, 18:00 Uhr • Stavanger, Norway

Nordic Edge Expo

Our sister project Triangulum will be directly involved in the organisation of the event and will contribute to its programme.SmartEnCity and further SCC1 Lighthouse projects will be part of the event as well - come meet us there!

20. - 21. September 2018 • Valladolid (Spain)


This event will gather local and national authorities, representatives from the European Commission and INEA, and experts involved in city transformation strategies from its different perspectives, covering smart city approaches, re-naturing of cities, circular economy or successful histories of innovation ecosystems setting the citizen at the centre of the city regeneration towards more sustainable and more liveable environments.

27. June 2018, 12:00 Uhr - 28. June 2018, 12:00 Uhr • Sofia, Bulgaria

EIP-SCC General Assembly 2018

The EIP-SCC General Assembly is taking place from 27-28 June 2018 in Sofia, Bulgaria.

14. June 2018, 12:00 Uhr - 16. June 2018, 00:00 Uhr • Bornholm, Denmark

The People's Political Festival

The People's Political Festival or so-called Folkemøde is a 3-day event which will take place on Bornholm, Denmark starting on the 14th June. Its primary purpose is to strengthen democracy and dialogue in Denmark.

4. June 2018, 12:00 Uhr - 8. June 2018, 00:00 Uhr • Brussels, Belgium

EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW)

This year’s European Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) is taking place from 4-8 June in Brussels at the Residence Palace (de la Loi 175, 1048 Bruxelles) and the Charlemagne building (Rue de la Loi 170) (Rooms tbc).

30. May 2018, 18:00 Uhr - 31. May 2018, 19:00 Uhr • Estonian National Museum, Tartu

Smart City for the Citizens 2018: Urban Mobility

The next smart city conference Smart City for the Citizens 2018: Urban Mobility will take place on May 31, 2018 in Estonian National Museum, Tartu.

18. - 19. April 2018 • InterContinental Amstel, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Clean Buses in Europe

The mission of the conference is to explore major trends and developments affecting the bus industry and outlook for the future. It will cover adaptation of existing vehicles, decision making in bus technology selection based on total lifecycle cost, financing and procurement strategies, role of buses in multi-modal transportation, technology innovation as well as challenges and best practices in deployment.

20. March 2018, 09:00 Uhr - 22. March 2018, 18:00 Uhr • Manchester, UK

"Every Thing is Connected"

Three days of events to share the findings from local and international Smart City projects through hands-on demonstrations, discussions, networking and art installations

15 March 2018, 09:00 - 18:30 Uhr • Sani Hotel, Asenovgrad, Bulgaria

SmartEnCity Network Meeting

The first important Networking Meeting of this year will be happening in Asenovgrad, Follower City of SmartEnCity, focussing on Bulgarian Cities. Following the General Assembly of the SmartEnCity project partners, the Network and other interested cities will meet on the 15th of March.

14. November 2017, 09:00 Uhr - 16. November 2017, 18:00 Uhr • Barcelona, Spain

Smart City Expo World Congress

Meet SmartENCity at the 7th Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona!

25. October 2017, 08:30 Uhr - 26. October 2017, 18:00 Uhr • Stockholm, Sweden


The largest Nordic Smart Cities event.

10. October 2017, 09:00 Uhr - 12. October 2017, 18:00 Uhr • Den Bosch, the Netherlands

Vakbeurs Energie

Vakbeurs Energie is the largest live business to business event in the Netherlands on energy-saving technology and sustainable energy.

4. October 2017, 12:00 Uhr - 5. October 2017, 00:00 Uhr • Sonderborg (Denmark)

SmartEnCity Conference Week - Cities are created to serve the citizens’ needs

Cities are challenged by rapid growth, climate changes, job fluctuations and technological disruptions. However, ambitious cities can in a collaborative manner tackle these challenges and unlock new green growth opportunities. Technology solutions, citizen participation and policies that consider disruptions become key elements for cities to evolve into resource efficient and safe living & working places. There is a need to act now – what are we waiting for? Sonderborg and SmartEnCity Network invite ambitious mayors, city council members, urban planners, climate project managers, advisors, green solution providers, scientists, students, NGOs and all other people interested in creating smart and liveable cities to join the 100% Climate Neutrality conference at Alsion, Sonderborg – this year with a special focus on cities in a world of disruptions.

2. October 2017, 09:00 Uhr - 3. October 2017, 17:30 Uhr • Budapest, Hungary

SCIS conference Empowering Smart Solutions for Better Cities

This event will offer the opportunity to discuss about the transformation strategies of European cities and learn more about innovative solutions and best practices of smart cities projects.

26. September 2017, 09:00 Uhr - 28. September 2017, 18:00 Uhr • Stavanger, Norway

Nordic Edge Expo

Nordic Edge aims at being one of Europe’s most important arenas for knowledge exchange and inspiration to creators of smarter businesses, smarter homes and smarter cities.

19. June 2017, 09:00 Uhr - 25. June 2017, 18:00 Uhr • Brussels, Belgium

EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW)

European Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW), launched by the European Commission, is a month-long series of activities to build a secure energy future for Europe.

2. June 2017 • online

SmartEnCity Network Webinar 5: Low Carbon Mobility

Create a Low Carbon Mobility system in your city to improve the livability and to support your integrated transition towards a smart zero carbon city. Learn about the future role of city mobility systems, and learn from best practice examples from Denmark and Spain.

1. June 2017 • Tartu, Estonia

Smart City for the Citizens Conferenz 2017

The annual conference will take place in the National Museum in Tartu. Hundreds of smart city enthusiasts are expected to listen to interesting speakers and benefit from best practices and examples from all over Europe.

17. May 2017, 08:30 Uhr - 18. May 2017, 17:00 Uhr • Vienna, Austria


The conference and B2B Matchmaking Event “FUTURE OF BUILDING” gives you a new perspective on the latest developments in the building and infrastructure sector.

16. May 2017, 09:00 Uhr - 18. May 2017, 18:00 Uhr • London, UK

Smart to Future Cities 2017

The event focuses on practical, scalable applications of smart city initiatives to improve infrastructure and quality of life.

15. May 2017, 09:00 Uhr - 19. May 2017, 18:00 Uhr • Barcelona, Spain

EUREKA Innovation Week 2017

Setup under the frame of the EUREKA Spanish Chair (2016-2017), this event will be an opportunity for all the participants to meet, share ideas, interact and discuss with 400 stakeholders from European industry, SMEs, academy, policymakers, representatives from regional and local authorities and many more.

1. May 2017, 09:00 Uhr - 3. May 2017, 18:00 Uhr • Ottawa, Canada

13th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaic Systems

The 13th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaics (CPV-13) is the premier technical conference in the areas of high- and low-concentration PV components, modules, and tracker-based PV systems.

28. April 2017, 09:00 Uhr - 29. April 2017, 18:00 Uhr • Vienna, Austria

21st International Passive House Conference 2017

The International Passive House Conference brings together about 1000 passive house stakeholder from around the globe.

25. April 2017, 09:00 Uhr - 27. April 2017, 17:00 Uhr • Belgrade, Serbia

RENEXPO® in the Western Balkans

RENEXPO® in the Western Balkans is the biggest international trade fair for experts from the energy and water sector.

22. April 2017, 09:00 Uhr - 24. April 2017, 18:00 Uhr • Porto, Portugal


The 6th International Conference on Smart Cities and Green ICT Systems (SMARTGREENS) will bring together researchers, designers, developers and practitioners interested in the advances and applications in the field of Smart Cities, Green Information and Communication Technologies, Sustainability, Energy Aware Systems and Technologies.

19 April 2017, 13:00 - 14:00 Uhr • Online

SmartEnCity Network Webinar 4: Energy Retrofitting of Buildings – Cost effective energy transition and learnings from European municipalities

Strengthen your city’s cost effective energy transition by balancing efforts for Energy Retrofitting of Buildings in relation to the energy system. Learn about how cities benefit from the right balance and learn from best practice examples from Estonia and Denmark of how to unlock the potential of energy retrofitting of buildings in different contexts.

13. April 2017, 12:00 Uhr - 14. April 2017, 00:00 Uhr • Madrid (Spain)

II Smart Cities Congress, Madrid 2016

The Spanish Network of Smart Cities (RECI) and Tecma Red Group are ready for the second edition of Smart Cities Congress to be held on 13 and 14 April in Madrid. SmartEnCity will be presented in the congress brochure.

1. March 2017, 09:00 Uhr - 2. March 2017, 18:00 Uhr • Valladolid, Spain


Visit the SmartEnCity project at the TIMELESSCITY event on “Smart, Sustainable and Resilient Cities”! A joint booth with the other Smart Cities and Communities Lighthouse Projects funded under Horizon 2020 will be organised.

22 February 2017, 09:00 - 18:00 Uhr • Lecce, Italy

SmartEnCity Network Meeting

SmartEnCity Network is organising a Network meeting, inviting members and interested cities, municipalities and other key stakeholders to a day packed with information...

8 February 2017, 13:00 - 14:00 Uhr • Online

SmartEnCity Network Webinar 2: Facilitating Energy transition at city level

Building upon webinar 1, this webinar moves a step closer to the actions on city level, laying out a replicable approach for how to implement energy transition at city level. Based on learnings from Danish and Spanish cities this webinar will focus on the topics: stakeholder process, typical steps and relevant tools as three general principles in energy transition planning at city level. The focus will be elaborated in case examples from Denmark and Spain.

16 December 2016, 10:00 - 11:00 Uhr • Online

SmartEnCity Network Webinar 1: Strategic Energy Planning in countries and cities

Today many cities are lowering their carbon emissions. This is by adding more renewable energy, improving energy efficiency and saving energy. Many cities are in the early stages of this transition. This webinar presents an approach that cities can use in their transition to becoming a smart low carbon city. A case example from Denmark is used to illustrate some of the action that is happening in this area and share specific experiences from that country.

15. - 17. November 2016 • Barcelona, Spain

Smart City Expo World Congress

The SCEWC is the leading event to get inspiration from the most advanced laboratories exploring the future of our cities