URBACT University 2023

The URBACT University is back! Hosted in Malmö, Sweden, on 28-30 August, this capacity-building event is dedicated to city representatives of the new URBACT Action Planning Networks.

Closed to URBACT beneficiaries

Malmö , Sweden

28-30 August 2023


URBACT Programme

The URBACT University 2023 is a capacity-building event for current URBACT cities’ representatives from all over Europe which will take place in Malmö (Sweden) from Monday 28 August to Wednesday 30 August 2023. It is designed to equip up to 500 city practitioners involved in URBACT Action Planning Networks with competences useful for developing Integrated Action Plans to drive change in your cities. The training will be delivered in English.

What will you gain by attending? 


Joining the URBACT University will kick-start your URBACT adventure and prepare you for the next steps of your Action Planning Network journey. You will develop your professional skills and get to know a variety of tools helpful to develop your Integrated Action Plan. You will meet your network partners in person for the first time and develop contacts with many European cities. Ultimately, you will strengthen your skills in participatory and integrated policy-making, all in a playful, creative learning environment.  

Prepare to make an impact and become a change maker for your city! 

Who should register? 


Cities and Lead Experts of all approved Action Planning Networks are required to attend the event. Given limited available seats, please decide locally on your representatives. Priority will be given to: 

  • Lead Partners of current Action Planning Networks can register 2 people to the event 

  • Project Partners of current Action Planning Networks should designate one primary representative to register for the event. As a Project Partner you can also nominate a second representative to register who might be accepted if there are remaining spots left for the event.

  • Lead Experts of the current URBACT Action Planning Networks 

  • National URBACT Points: one representative per country 


You will experience hands-on trainings, so an active attitude and a good level of English are required!  
Register fast, spots are limited!  


The invitation to register has been sent to the target audience of the event.