April Smart City Events


April 11. The Smart Management of City Infrastructures, the Case of Spain, World Bank HQ & online, Washington, DC, U.S.

The Smart Cities KSB and the Uraía Platform are organizing a series of BBLs focusing on implementing the Smart Cities approach and how Smart technologies can effectively change the ways cities are managed. In this session, we have the opportunity to learn from the experience of Minister De La Serna, former Mayor of Santander, Spain and who led an inspiring and innovative effort in the way the city delivered services, planned the use of infrastructure and was able to involve citizens in everyday decisions about management.

April 12, 2017. Second webinar hosted by the Public WiFi SuperCluster (PWSC)

12-1pm US Eastern Time on Wednesday,


April 22-24, 2017. SmartGreens 2017, Porto, Portugal

The purpose of the 6th International Conference on Smart Cities and Green ICT Systems (SMARTGREENS) is to bring together researchers, designers, developers and practitioners interested in the advances and applications in the field of Smart Cities, Green Information and Communication Technologies, Sustainability, Energy Aware Systems and Technologies. Find more here.

May 3-5, 2017. SMART CITIES NYC ‘17, New York, U.S.

SMART CITIES NYC ‘17 is the first conference and expo that curates the intersection of technology and urban life. Coming to you from iconic public spaces across New York City and the revitalized canvas of the Brooklyn Navy Yard, this unprecedented event features three engagement platforms, world-renowned speakers, and a multitude of public events. Find more here.

May 9-11. International Workshop on Sustainable Smart Cities, Alexandria, Virginia, U.S.

Planned by the National Science Foundation, this workshop aims to bring together experts from the US, Egypt, the rest of the Middle East/North Africa (MENA) and Europe to discuss and plan future research on Sustainable Smart Cities, share results, coordinate new collaborative research endeavors and develop training materials. Workshop will attended by engineers, scientists and planners to discuss current research on sustainable smart cities and establish an international collaborative research agenda. The topics proposed are; 1. Sustainable Smart City Planning and Infrastructure, 2. The Built Environment, 3. Economic Aspects of Urban Development (Sustainable Smart Tourism), 4. Impact of Smart Cities on Health and Quality of Life, 5. The Role of Higher Education in Sustainable Smart Cities.