Find us at events

We understand that not everyone will be able to make it to one of our GrowSmarter events, so the team will also be participating in external third-party events over the duration of the project to bring GrowSmarter to a wider audience.

Below is a list of events that we have attended and any that we plan to take part in, in the future.


Upcoming events

17 - 18 May 017
Smart to Future Cities & Urban IoT
London, UK

The event will focus on practical, scalable applications of smart city initiatives to improve infrastructure and quality of life. Key issues of funding, security, scalability, & citizen engagement will be addressed through case studies, discussion groups and interactive panels

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19 - 25 June 2017
The EU Sustainable Energy Week 
Brussels, Belgium

Nine Horizon 2020 smart city projects will share their experiences during the European Energy Sustainable Week (EUSEW), taking place from 19 to 25 June 2017 in Brussels (Belgium). The smart city projects funded under the Smart Cities and Communities (SCC1) Horizon 2020 funding programme will contribute to the ICLEI coordinated "Smarter is cleaner" policy session on 22 June from 16.00 - 17.30.

To register, visit the EUSEW website.

1 July 2017
Smart Countries Cities Congress
Paris, France

S3C Paris is the grand event and get-together of key decision makers of cities, regions and countries, as well as industry experts and leading institutions for building a vision of the future of countries and cities.

To register, visit the S3CParis website.

5 - 6 July 2017
Innovative City 2017
Nice, France

This event will discuss innovation topics of the cities of tomorrow. Topics go from new models of urban planning and centers to accelerators of innovation and development for companies and territories. It will cover topics such as the linkage between data and innovation and smart mobility. 

To register, visit the Innovative City 2017 website.

20 - 22 July 017
International Conference on Connected Smart Cities
Lisbon, Portugal

The International Conference on Connected Smart Cities (CSC 2017) aims to provide a cutting-edge and premier annual forum on smart cities. It aims to bring in leading scholars from multiple disciplines to share their ideas, knowledge and latest research findings related to the main issues concerning the whole ecosystem of future smart cities.

For more information please visit the event's website.

26 - 28 September 2017
Nordic Edge
Stavanger, Norway

A two-day conference with top-class speakers from the Nordics, the rest of Europe, USA and Asia with an exhibition covering a broad range of subjects and themes related to smart, technological solutions such as Citizen involvement, City Governance, eHealth and Smart Mobility.

To register, visit the event's website.

14 - 16 November 2017
Smart City Expo World Congress website
Barcelona, Spain

Smart City Expo World Congress is the world-leading summit of discussion about the link between urban reality and technological revolution. Since its first edition in 2011, it has succeeded to become a referential global event to support the development of our cities.

To register, visit the Smart City Expo World Congress website.

2-3 October 2017
Empowering smart solutions for better cities
Budapest, Hungary

The conference 'Empowering smart solutions for better cities', organised by the Smart Cities Information System, will take place on 2 and 3 October 2017 in Budapest, Hungary.

The event will provide insight into the European policy objectives and drivers for innovation and replication in the field of smart cities, identify essential factors of success and priorities for the market uptake of innovative solutions by sharing stories of good replication experiences in small groups.

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