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09 January 2014 | EPOMM Awards 2014 for Best Practice Transfer in Mobility Management Now Open
One of the central aims of EPOMM (European Platform on Mobility Management) is to support exchange and learning on mobility management between European countries. For this reason, EPOMM has introduced the 'Best International Policy Transfer Award'. It rewards the best policy transfer between different entities from different countries.

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07 March 2013 | Smart Cities Stakeholder Platform Annual Conference 2013
The registration for the Smart Cities Stakeholder Platform Annual Conference is now open! Join the smart community in Budapest 5-6 June at the 5-star Hotel Boscolo Hotel, for a unique conference that brings together technology developers, city representatives, high-level financial managers and EU-level policy makers from across the European Union. While reviewing achievements since the creation of Platform two years ago, conference delegates will look at the next steps for mass application of promising ICT innovations in sectors such as urban mobility, housing and power distribution.

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09 November 2011 | Register for the Joint Conference EUKN and Polish EU Presidency
The 4th annual conference of the European Urban Knowledge Network (EUKN) will take place in Warsaw under the Polish EU Presidency, on 8 and 9 December 2011. Entitled 'The Urban Dimension of Cohesion Policy: lessons learnt from integrated urban projects', the conference will be organised in close cooperation with the Polish Ministry of Regional Development, the City of Warsaw and the Dutch Ministry of the Interior.

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25 October 2011 | Summit of Europe's Regions and Citizens - Call for best urban practice

The Committee of the Regions organises its 5th Summit of Europe's Regions and Citiens on 22 and 23 March 2012 in Copenhagen, in partnership with the City of Copenhagen and the Capital Region of Denmark. On this occasion, an exhibition titled "Beautiful, Green, Smart and Inclusive: Colourful Cities" will showcase best practice in urban development. The Committee of the Regions invites regional and local authorities, associations and other organisations to participate in this exhibition by sending your project(s) before 7 November.

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07 June 2011 | CECODHAS Conference - The Key Role of Structural Funds for a Sustainable Energy Future in the EU
CECODHAS Housing Europe will hold a conference entitled "The key role of Structural Funds for Sustainable Energy in the EU" on Thursday 9 June in Cardiff. This conference takes place within the framework of the 2011 General Assembly Meetings of CECODHAS and of the SF Energy Invest project supported by Intelligent Energy Europe Programme. Presentations of achievements in the field of sustainable energy and housing, current and future EU funding opportunities and reflection over the needs for future EU support will be presented.

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