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URBACT at the Urban Development Network event Smart, Innovative & Sustainable urban mobility - November 23 in Brussels

27 October 2016

The European Commission (DGREGIO and DGMOVE) is organising an URBAN DEVELOPMENT NETWORK event on 23 November in Brussels bringing together cities to exchange knowledge and experiences in Smart, Innovative & Sustainable urban mobility.

The event Smart, Innovative & Sustainable urban mobility will bring together the European Innovation Partnership for Smart Cities and Communities (EIP Smart cities), transport innovators and cities investing European Structural and Investment Funds on urban mobility challenges. 

URBACT will be present with a stand and will discuss its results on urban mobility during the sessions of dialogue with European actions in urban mobility together with INEA, CIVITAS, EIP Smart cities (Urban Mobility Action Cluster) at the marketplace. 

The event will take place on the 23rd of November 2016 in Brussels at: Les Ateliers des Tanneurs, Rue des Tanneurs 58-62. 

URBACT is pleased to take part to the event Smart, Innovative & Sustainable urban mobility. 

Attendance in this highly interactive workshop will offer you an opportunity to meet cities, innovative demonstration projects, practitioner networks, financing organisations, the European Innovation Partnership for Smart Cities (the Urban Mobility Cluster) and/or cities investing Structural Funds on urban mobility challenges. 
You will be able to learn about the state of the art in innovative and tested urban transport solutions like electric buses, cleaner logistics, shared mobility, walking and cycling, and new mobility services. Urban mobility experts and experienced practitioners will bring in their knowledge on the development and implementation of innovative mobility solutions, on Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans (SUMPS), on financing (European Investiment Bank and private investors) and on tools for knowledge sharing (e.g. CIVITAS and URBACT).
The European Commission will update you on the latest developments in the field of Urban Mobility and will offer you the possibility to meet different players from across the EU that can help you developing and implementing your urban mobility plans and smart solutions.
The event will take place on 23 November at Les Tanneurs in Brussels. The event is organised back to back with the annual meeting of the 6 Action Clusters of the European Innovation Partnership for Smart Cities and the on 22 November 2016 (registration here). 
Further information will be published soon on the website of DG REGIO. In the meantime, please do not hesitate to contact Henriette van Eijl (, Wolfgang Feigl ( at the EC – DG MOVE, or Fiona Wieland ( at the EC - DG REGIO for further information.