Aveiro Steam City kicking off!

Project : AVEIRO STEAM CITY - Urban Network for Upgrading STEAM Skills and Increasing Jobs Added-Value through Digital Transformation in a new economic context
City : Aveiro
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On 08 March, The City of Aveiro organised the kick-off event of the project Aveiro Steam City. During the event, held at “Teatro Aveirense”, the City of Aveiro presented the main objectives and actions of this innovative project that aims at supporting the transition of Aveiro into a knowledge-based economy.

City of Ghent wins the Belfius Smart Belgium Award 2018 with TMaaS

Project : TMaaS - Traffic Management as a Service
City : Ghent
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On Wednesday 24 April in Brussels, the City of Ghent won the Belfius Smart Belgium Award 2018 in in the category ‘Smart Cities with a population of more than 30,000’. This prize was awarded to the innovative collaborative project - Traffic Management as a Service (TMaaS), via which the Ghent Mobility Company is developing an innovative virtual traffic centre.

TUPPAC contributes to new knowledge about self-driving shuttles

Project : TUPPAC - Transforming Urban Planning Providing Autonomous Collective mobility
City : Albertslund
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Even before the self-driving shuttles get out on the roads, the LINC-TUPPAC project is contributing to increased knowledge about the technology and the future potential for companies, municipalities and citizens. At Transport 2019 in Herning, the Transport Minister of Denmark Ole Birk Olesen swung by the exhibition stand.

MILMA BC-labs start! Building skills for labour and social inclusion

Project : MILMA Project - Migrants Labour Integration Model based on Acculturation Project
City : Fuenlabrada
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Since 25 March, all the laboratories have been launched and the partner companies are providing training in key areas identified in the previous phase of MILMA project - Urban creation and recycling, Internet of Things, Front-end web development, Digital production: Drones and robotics, Green Production, Care for dependent persons and Catering. BC-LABs are currently operating to the full.

Antwerp Circular South Zoom-In: CIRCUIT in the focus

Project : Antwerp Circular South - engaging the community in an online and offline circular economy
City : Antwerp
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UIA Expert Marcelline Bonneau presents the first steps of CIRCUIT – the Circular South Community Centre. As she explains, “the Antwerp Circular South project positions circularity as a community challenge for the New South district (a newly created district in Antwerp) and to engage its new residents in co-creating online and offline initiatives to change their consumption behaviours. A number of advanced technical solutions covering different resource streams (energy, water and waste) will be tested."