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.

 

 

Barcelona Blog #8: Breathing new life into old buildings
26 February 2018
Barcelona Blog #8: Breathing new life into old buildings
Read about how Barcelona has completed refurbishment works in several building complexes, including social housing buildings, student residences, a new library and more! Energy saving solutions have been implemented together with smart moni ...
Cologne Blog #8: Exchanging with tenants and sharing Cologne's experiences
23 February 2018
Cologne Blog #8: Exchanging with tenants and sharing Cologne's experiences
With construction nearly completed in Stegerwaldsiedlung, we held an informational event with tenants in the newly renovated buildings and area. We've also been actively participating in a number of international events, s ...
Stockholm Blog #8: Inside a flow
22 February 2018
Stockholm Blog #8: Inside a flow
Csíkszentmihályi, who defined the state of flow, has said, "If challenges are too low, one gets back to flow by increasing them. If challenges are too great, one can return to the flow state by learning new skills.". Even if it is often referred to a personal st ...

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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