subbild Europe

Transnational Cooperations

In addition to initiatives by the European Commission: the EU member states form alliances in order to promote the implementation of the Smart Cities Concept


The Smart Cities Member States Initiative

This initiative has a clear focus on the EU member states. It elaborates how a Europe wide implementation of the Smart Cities Concept and new cooperative ways for funding can be found and sustained in complementarity and collaboration with Horizon 20...

The D-A-CH Cooperation on Smart Cities

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Germany, Switzerland and Austria on Smart Cities related research, technology development and innovation (RTDI) provides a formal foundation for transnational cooperation.

D-A-CH Cooperation Smart Grids

Germany, Austria and Switzerland are working together to promote research and development within ICT-based energy systems: The Smart Grids D-A-CH cooperation was established in 2009 as a transnational platform for knowledge sharing and cooperation in...

The Joint Programming Initiative Urban Europe

The Joint Programming Initiative (JPI) Urban Europe aims to address a comprehensive and systemic view of the current and future urban challenges by not only bringing into discussion technological issues, but also taking into account environmental and...

ERA-NET COFUND Smart Cities and Communities

Within ERA-NET COFUND (European Research Area Network co-funded by the European Commission), a transnational call on Smart Cities and Communities started on 2014. Awarded projects are now in the implementation phase.
smartcities: Europe