Blog updates

Over the course of this five-year project each the work-site leaders from the Lighthouse Cities will provide regular updates on their progress, challenges and lessons learned in implementing the 12 solutions and transitioning to become a smart, sustainable city.

Introducing you to our work site leaders: 

 

Mika Hakosalo will be providing you with updates from the Stockholm site.

Barbara Möhlendick will be providing you with updates from the Cologne site.

Gonzalo Cabezas will be providing you with updates from the Barcelona site.

 

 

Stockholm Blog #9: Looking at first evaluation results
29 June 2018
Stockholm Blog #9: Looking at first evaluation results

In 2014, when we selected the smart solutions and the partners that would implement these in Stockholm, we wanted to show how a city can tackle the sustainability challenges of rapid urban growth. Now that these solutions are in place ...

Cologne Blog #9: Making the smart city available - Smart home systems and Open Urban platforms
29 June 2018
Cologne Blog #9: Making the smart city available - Smart home systems and Open Urban platforms

Our smart district is producing a lot of information. Our “SmartHome GrowSmarter” research study for example will look at the feedback that the volunteer tenants will give from the us ...

Barcelona Blog #9: Drawing the lessons of the low-energy districts solutions
26 June 2018
Barcelona Blog #9: Drawing the lessons of the low-energy districts solutions

Read about Barcelona's first lessons learned from the implementation phase of low energy district solutions: learn the importance of business models, regulatory framework and finding value proposition for energy c ...

Porto and its Hackacity!

Find out how GrowSmarter joined this year´s second edition of Hackacity, which took place simultaneously in several cities across the world and is part of the Start & Scale Week, promoted by the City of Porto through the ScaleUp Porto strategy.

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