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The Committee publishes the second edition of the Smart Cities Study 2017

For the elaboration of the study 20 cities from all around the world have participated through the sending of the data collection form with the information of their city. The second edition of the “Smart Cities Study 2017”…

The Connected City Blueprint is now available

The Connected City Advisory Board (CCAB) from the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) would like to share with United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) the release of the first Connected City Blueprint. This report intends to work as a…

Take part in the WBA Smart City Research Initiative

Our partner, the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA), the Connected City Advisory Board and IHS Markit have taken the initiative to initiate quarterly research on specific topics relating Smart Cities. The results of the market research will be made…

APPLY FOR THE 3rd WeGO SMART SUSTAINABLE CITY AWARDS 2017

Our partner, the World e-Governments Organization of Cities and Local Governments (WeGO) has recently launched the 3rd edition of the WeGO Smart Sustainable City Awards. The 3rd WeGO Smart Sustainable City Awards is an international competition that recognizes…

The Committee collaborates again with the Uraía Platform in the elaboration of the publication on SMART technologies and municipal finances

The latest Uraía publication with the title: “The impact of SMART technologies in the municipal budget: increase revenue and reduce expenses for better public services” is the result of the discussions during the workshop in Nicosia, Cyprus. The…

OUTCOMES OF THE WORLD SUMMIT OF LOCAL AND REGIONAL LEADERS (12-14 OCTOBER 2016, BOGOTA)

On Saturday the 15th of October, the UCLG World Council met in the framework of the Fifth UCLG Congress and World Summit of Local and Regional Leaders in Bogotá, Colombia. The World Council, UCLG’s principle policy-making body, approved…

PARTICIPATION OF THE COMMISSION AT THE WORLD SUMMIT OF LOCAL AND REGIONAL LEADERS (12-14 OCTOBER 2016 BOGOTA)

The Commission will participate in the World Summit of Local and Regional Leaders, organized by United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG), to be held in Bogota (Colombia) from 12 to 15 October in connection with Habitat III (Third…

ANNUAL EVENT OF THE COMMISSION HELD IN LIVERPOOL

The UCGL Committee of Digital and Knowledge-based Cities, chaired by the City of Bilbao, held its annual event in the city of Liverpool (England) last June. The event took place in the framework of the Connected City Summit and…

The Committee Annual Event will be held on June 18, in Liverpool under the title “Connected City Summit”

The UCLG Committee of Digital and Knowledge-based Cities -chaired by the City of Bilbao– and the Wireless Broadband Alliance have signed an agreement to work closely together on the development of Connected City initiatives. The first initiative in…

The Committee collaborates with the Uraía Platform in the organization of its second workshop in Nicosia

We inform you that as founding members of the Uraía Platform for the innovation in the municipal management, from the Committee we are collaborating in the organization of the second capacity building activity of the Uraía Platform, an…