Events

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Upcoming events

Webinar
22 April 2021, 10:00 - 13:00

BioVoices Final Event

Increasing awareness of the environmental, social and economic benefits of a sustainable and circular bioeconomy

Europe is building a ‘different world’ for future generations, promoting a more sustainable consumption, production and lifestyle, through the Green Deal and policy initiatives supporting a European bioeconomy, in particular the 2018 updated Bioeconomy Strategy. Despite these efforts, b...
Workshop
4 May 2021, 14:00 - 15:15

Circular Economy in waste management: how to replicate action

All are invited to join an online workshop on 4 May, which will explore “Circular economy in waste management: how to replicate action". The workshop, a partner event to EU Green Week, will feature the perspectives of representatives from cities that have piloted new meaures to manage pl...
Conference
14 September 2021, 09:00 - 17:00
Groningen, Netherlands

See what the neighbours are doing: communities shaping sustainability

SMARTEES final conference

Community-level projects play a vital role in sustainability transitions. Whether a community is taking on the planning of a heat network, liberating a neighborhood from transit traffic, or a collective investment in home improvement, social dynamics often determine the success or failure of an inno...

Past events

Conference
13 - 15 April 2021

ICLEI World Congress 2021–2022

virtual launch

With cities often determining the trajectory of global development, urban transformation is the key to a more sustainable world. The ICLEI World Congress is the moment for local and regional governments to come together to celebrate and recognise the invaluable contributions of cities, towns and reg...
Webinar
20 January 2021, 10:30 - 12:00

Encouraging social innovation in energy transitions via collaborative governance

A fishbowl discussion

People around the world are trying out new social practices, or reviving practices from the past, in the hope that those meet our needs better than existing solutions do. Those new (or revived) practices are social innovations. Social innovations in energy (SIEs) can include energy cooperatives; new...
Webinar
22 October 2020, 09:30 - 11:00

Social Innovation for Energy Transitions

Participatory Lab

In light of the climate crisis, Europe urgently needs a radical transformation of its energy systems. Local governments have long been at the forefront of this change, helping to shape a decentralised and renewable energy future alongside their citizens. This lab, co-organised by Energy Cities and I...
Webinar
8 October 2020, 02:00 - 03:30

Keeping our cities renewably warm

Second in a series of KeepWarm webinars on the modernisation of district heating systems

The KeepWarm project aims to accelerate cost-effective investment in the modernisation of district heating systems (DHS), particularly in Central and Eastern Europe, where DHS are often old, inefficient and remain overly reliant on fossil fuels. KeepWarm promotes sustainable pathways to retrofit ex...
Webinar
2 October 2020, 09:30 - 11:00

Mannheim2020 Conference Solution session: Beyond Climate Emergency - From ambition to action

In light of a growing number of local governments demonstrating their ambition for climate action in calling for a climate emergency or aiming for climate neutrality, the session aims to explore tangible and bold local action translating the urgency into practice. Discussing ambition in action in en...
Webinar
2 October 2020, 09:30 - 11:00

Mannheim2020 Conference Toolbox session: THERMOS open-source web-tool for optimised district energy planning

The THERMOS toolbox session will provide participants with the opportunity to explore the THERMOS open-source energy planning software as a viable tool to accelerate their local energy transition by enabling faster and more cost-effective low-carbon thermal district energy planning.The session will ...