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From Temporary to Cosmopolitan Citizenship: call for papers

The European Journal of Creative Practices in Cities and Landscapes has launched a call for papers for its first edition.

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publication date : 24-05-2018

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SEMIC Conference 2018

The 8th edition of SEMIC, the annual semantic interoperability conference, will be held in Sofia, Bulgaria on 14 June 2018. The event, organised by the ISA2 Programme of the European Commission in collaboration with the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU, will bring together policy makers, IT practitioners and researchers interested in topics related to semantic interoperability for public administration.

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publication date : 18-05-2018

  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

Europe on the Move: Safe, connected and clean mobility

On 17 May, the European Commission released its third and final set of legislative proposals for mobility. Transport is now the largest source of emissions in the EU, and accounts for 25,000 road fatalities per year and contributes to 400,000 premature deaths from air pollution.

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publication date : 17-05-2018

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Is your city ready for GDPR? Reply to KSF survey on compliance and readiness!

Since 25 May 2018,the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the new legal basis for any processing activity of EU citizens' personal data. Path to compliance is nevertheless still far from being easy for European cities. EUROCITIES' Knowledge Society Forum has therefore identified the sharing of good practices as a priority in the frame of its data working group.

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publication date : 17-05-2018

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  •  mobility

Autumn Mobility Forum in Burgas

EUROCITIES mobility forum will focus on smart mobility in the framework of smart cities.

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publication date : 14-05-2018

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Cities4Europe - Campaign launched!

On 7 May the ‘Cities4Europe – Europe for citizens’ campaign was officially launched.

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publication date : 09-05-2018

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  •  environment
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  •  mobility

European Commission proposes budget for 2021-2027

The European Commission officially published its proposal for the next 7-year EU budget (multiannual financial framework or MFF 2021-2027) on Wednesday, 2 May 2018. It aims to respond to existing and emerging challenges while managing the financial gap due to Brexit. In our policy brief, we provide a brief summary of the main issues around the next EU budget. You may download the briefing from the link below.

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publication date : 07-05-2018

  •  economy
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

The EUROCITIES speakers for the ICF Global Summit 2018 are confirmed

As already announced, EUROCITIES is a partner of this years' ICF Global Summit held in London and our speakers are now confirmed.

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publication date : 07-05-2018

  •  knowledge society

Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) Telecom call for proposals on eTranslation, eDelivery and eInvoicing

Interested applicants are invited to submit proposals by 18 September 2018.

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publication date : 04-05-2018

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  •  mobility

Watch the Cities4Europe livestream for our launch event!

'Cities4Europe - Europe for citizens' is the 2018 EUROCITIES campaign that aims to change the way politics is done in Europe.

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publication date : 04-05-2018