Smart Bio Cities and the 100 Intelligent Cities Challenge (13/05/20)
72 % of EU citizens live in urban areas. In today´s session, Dana Eleftheriadou from DG GROW, European Commission, presented the 100 Intelligent Cities Challenge (ICC). It is an EU initiative that helps EU cities leverage cutting edge technologies to tackle the pandemic crisis and reconstruct their economies while steering them in the direction on green, smart, sustainable growth. The five thematic tracks are:
- green economy and environment,
- mobility and urban infrastructure,
- government services and social connectedness,
- economic growth and skilling,
- health and safety.