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19.01.2014- 20.01.2014
Baltic Urban Forum for Smart Cities

19th & 20th January 2014, Tartu, Estonia The Baltic Urban Forum workshop will take place on the 19th & 20th January 2014 in the Hotel London Conference Hall, Tartu, Estonia. The workshop will discuss  the proposed “Baltic Sea Region Urban Forum for Smart Cities”, an initiative ...
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20.01.2014- 22.01.2014
World Future Energy Summit (WFES) 2014

20th - 22nd January 2014, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates   The World Future Energy Summit (WFES) 2014 will take place in Abu Dhabi’s National Exhibition Centre, United Arab Emirates, on 20th – 22nd January 2014. It will be hosted by Masdar, Abu Dhabi's renewable energy company. The four-day event will present worldwide energy sector stakeholders with a unique platform to exchange ...
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22.01.2014- 24.01.2014
13th International Electronics Recycling Congress IERC 2014

January 22nd – 24th, Salzburg, Austria The 13th International Electronics Recycling Congress IERC 2014 is set to take place from January 22nd - 24th, 2014 in Salzburg, Austria. The event will bring together over 500 experts from industry, authorities and academia; that will be discussing and presenting the newest information and challenges facing the WEEE recycling business. WEEE stands for ...
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22.01.2014- 23.01.2014
ESCO Europe 2014

22nd & 23rd January 2014, Barcelona, Spain The ESCO Europe 2014 conference will take place on 22nd & 23rd January at the Hotel Fira Palace Barcelona, Spain. Now in its 10th year, the ESCO series of conferences has grown into Europe’s largest event dedicated to energy performance contracting (EPC). Having taken place in Portugal, France, Germany, the UK and ...
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22.01.2014- 23.01.2014
Copenhagen launches its 2014 European Green Capital Programme

22nd & 23rd January 2014, Copenhagen, Denmark Copenhagen, European Green Capital 2014, will officially hold its Grand Opening on 22nd & 23rd January, 2014. The city is hosting a number of events to kick off the year and start as they mean to go on. The Lighting Event will take place between 4.00pm & 11.00pm on Wednesday 22nd January where from ...
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26.01.2014- 29.01.2014
FRESH and European Sustainable Events Conference 2014

26th - 29th January 2014, Copenhagen, Denmark The European Green Capital 2014 Copenhagen is hosting the FRESH and European Sustainable Events Conference (ESEC) 2014 at the beginning of 2014. For the first time, both events will be running in parallel at the sustainable venue Crowne Plaza Copenhagen Towers Hotel. This unique collaboration will be supported by the Convention ...
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29.01.2014- 30.01.2014
Eurbanlab Winter Conference

29th – 30th January 2014, London, United Kingdom The Eurbanlab Winter Conference will take place from the 29th-30th January 2014 in the Crystal in London. Eurbanlab’s mission is to accelerate urban innovation by forming links between urban living labs and their associated stakeholders. It was founded in 2011 by the leaders in urban innovation in Paris, London, Rotterdam, Utrecht, ...
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29.01.2014
Green Growth, Green Jobs: Integrating Employment and Environmental Policies Across Europe

29th January 2014, Brussels, Belgium The Green Growth, Green Jobs: Integrating Employment and Environmental Policies Across Europe Conference will take place on 29th January at the NH Hotel du Grand Sablon in Brussels. The conference will provide an opportunity for delegates to examine the future of green growth in Europe by focusing on its economic, social and financial aspects. ...
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31.01.2014- 02.02.2014
Zero Waste Europe Annual Conference

31st January - 2nd February 2014, Bobigny, France Hotel de Ville of Bobigny will hold the Zero Waste annual conference in 2014. The European Union’s average annual domestic material consumption fluctuates between 15 and 17 tonnes per person. Waste experts, public authorities and civil servants will come together at this event to launch the Zero Waste in France initiative. February ...
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02.02.2014
World Wetlands Day 2014

2nd February 2014, Worldwide  World Wetlands Day marks  the adoption of the Convention on Wetlands which took place on 2nd February 1971 in the Iranian city of Ramsar. Every year since 1997 government agencies, non-governmental organisations, and groups of citizens have taken advantage of the opportunity to  raise public awareness of the value of wetlands in general, and the ...
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04.02.2014- 06.02.2014
C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group Mayors Summit

4th – 6th February 2014, Johannesburg, South Africa Johannesburg will host the fifth C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group Mayors Summit. The biennial event takes place over three days from 4th - 6th February 2014 in Johannesburg, South Africa. The C40 is a network of the world’s megacities taking action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
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02/07/2014- 02/07/2014
Master Class – Trash or Treasure

A Master Class “Trash or Treasure” will take place at the Roskilde Festival in Copenhagen. The theme of the Master Class is how waste can be treated as a resource. ...
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12.02.2014
Transportation Transformation 2014

12th February 2014, Brussels, Belgium Transportation Transformation 2014 will take place on 12th February at the European Parliament in Brussels. The event, held in cooperation with MEP Michael Cramer, Speaker of the Greens in the Committee on Transport and Tourism (TRAN), will provide an opportunity for a political discussion on the impact of transport on climate gas emissions. The panel ...
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13.02.2014- 14.02.2014
European Conference “Climate Protection by means of Energy Efficiency”

13th &  14th February, Berlin, Germany The European Conference “Climate Protection by means of Energy Efficiency will take place on 13th & 14th February 2014 in Berlin, Germany. The event is being organised by the Independent Institute for Environmental Issues and will focus on the synergy between user behaviour, technology and education, in achieving climate friendly use ...
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13.02.2014- 14.02.2014
Town-twinning for climate protection – Georgia and Germany

13th – 14th  February 2014 Batumi, Georgia The Town-Twinning for Climate Protection Conference will take place on 13th-14th February, 2014 at the Sheraton Hotel Batumi in Georgia. The event aims to strengthen relations between German and Georgian communities in the area of municipal climate protection. The two-day event will provide ...
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17.02.2014
Monitoring sustainable urban development plans using RFSC and Open Data

17th February 2014, Brussels, Belgium The RFSC workshop: 'Monitoring sustainable urban development plans using RFSC and Open Data' will take place on 17th February 2014 at Norway House in Brussels, Belgium. The workshop will be run by the RFSC Secretariat and the three RFSC ambassador cities Umea (SE), La Rochelle (FR) and Hradec Kralove (CZ). On the day, URBACT Thematic Pole ...
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17.02.2014- 18.02.2014
Cities of Tomorrow Conference: An opportunity to influence future EU policy

17th - 18th February 2014, Brussels, Belgium The Cities of Tomorrow Conference will take place from 17th - 18th February in Brussels, Belgium. The event is being hosted by the Directorate General for Regional and Urban Policy at the European Commission. The aim of this two day conference is to strengthen the urban dimension within EU policies and emphasise the importance of ...
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20.02.2014- 21.02.2014
2nd Forum of Interregional Mobility

20th  – 21st  February 2014, Rochelle, France The 2nd Forum of Interregional Mobility will take place on  20th – 21st February 2014 in La Rochelle, France. This year’s forum will focus on local and regional carbon footprint reduction and will provide participants with an understanding of current and future trends in interregional mobility.
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24.02.2014- 25.02.2014
International Conference on Regional Climate Adaptation and Resilience towards Climate Adapted and Resilient Regions

24th & 25th February 2014, Bremen, Germany The International Conference on Regional Climate Adaptation and Resilience entitled "Towards Climate Adapted and Resilient Regions" will be held on 24th and 25th February 2014 in Bremen, Germany. The two-day event will be hosted by “nordwest2050”, a practice-oriented research project aiming at increasing the ability of the Metropolitan Area Bremen-Oldenburg to deal with climate ...
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26.02.2014- 28.02.2014
World Sustainable Energy Days 2014 International Conference

February 26th – 28th 2014, Wels, Austria  The World Sustainable Energy Days 2014 International Conference (WSED 2014) is set to take place from February 26th - 28th 2014 at Stadthalle, Wels, Austria. The three-day event is being organised by OO Energiesparverband, the Energy Agency of Upper Austria, and aims to promote energy efficiency and renewable energy sources.
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10.03.2014- 11.03.2014
Innovation Convention 2014

10th-11th March 2014, Brussels, Belgium The 2nd Innovation Convention will take place in Brussels on 10th & 11th March 2014 in SQUARE – Brussels Meeting Centre. The two-day event is organised by the European Commission. The Innovation Convention is an important part of the Innovation Union flagship initiative, a European Union strategy which aims to ...
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10.03.2014- 13.03.2014
EWEA 2014 Annual Event

10th – 13th March, Barcelona, Spain The EWEA 2014 Annual Wind Energy Event,  will take place from 10th-13th March 2014 in Barcelona, Spain. The  event will provide a platform for the international wind energy industry to showcase its latest products and services under the main theme of the conference:  ‘getting back to business’. With Europe’s industry leaders and policy-makers ...
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19.03.2014- 21.03.2014
The 14th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2014

19th – 21st March, 2014, Brussels, Belgium The 14th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2014 organised by ICM AG will take place between the 19th & 21st March in the Hotel Dolce la Hulpe in Brussels, Belgium. After 14 years, the International Automobile Recycling Congress (IARC) has established itself as ‘the’ event for the international automotive recycling industries.
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25.03.2014- 26.03.2014
Clean Fleets Workshop - Clean Urban Buses

25th - 26th March 2014, London, UK The Clean Fleets Workshop will take place on 25th- 26th March at the Crystal in London. The workshop will focus on the procurement of clean and energy-efficient vehicles in London and will be hosted by Transport for London (TfL), Clean Fleets’ project partner.
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26.03.2014
How Can Chemistry Make Buildings More Sustainable?

26th March 2014, London, UK The conference: How Can Chemistry Make Buildings More Sustainable? will take place on 26th March 2014 at the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining in London. The conference will focus on the use of bio-renewable and recycled materials, and of low carbon and low or no-volatiles processes in sustainable buildings. This year’s conference will ...
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29.03.2014
Celebrate Earth Hour

29th March 2014, Worldwide Earth Hour 2014 will take place on Saturday 29th March 2014 between 8.30pm and 9.30pm in your local time zone. By switching off your lights for Earth Hour you are raising awareness of the importance of protecting the planet and making a pledge to do something positive for the planet that goes beyond the hour.
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01.04.2014- 03.04.2014
URBAN-NEXUS Dialogue Cafe - Smart Green Cities: Integrating urban governance

1st – 3rd April 2014, Bristol, UK The URBAN-NEXUS Dialogue Cafe will take place on 1st – 3rd April 2014 at the Watershed in Bristol, UK. ...
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02.04.2014- 04.04.2014
Livable Cities Forum

2nd – 4th April 2014, Vancouver, Canada The Livable Cities Forum will take place on 2nd – 4th April 2014 at the Hyatt Regency Vancouver in Vancouver, Canada.  During the conference participants will: Learn from experts by attending a series of high calibre plenaries, panel discussions, presentations, and workshops. Explore the City of ...
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04/06/2014
Umeå - The next role model for Europe?

The City of Umeå will host a seminar on The next role model for Europe? as part of Green Week at the Swedish Representation, Square de Meeûs in Brussels. ...
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04/06/2014- 04/06/2014
(R)ACE TOWARDS A LOW CARBON BUSINESS FUTURE

(R)ace towards a low carbon business future will take place at Greenbridge incubator in Ostend, Belgium. ...
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07.04.2014- 08.04.2014
The 16th European Forum on Eco-innovation

7th - 8th April 2014 Hannover, Germany The 16th European Forum on Eco-innovation will take place on 7th – 8th April 2014 in Hannover, Germany. The Forum will examine the enabling factors and challenges of transitioning to a circular economy model in an urban context. The event will provide a platform for showcasing eco-innovations that can facilitate the move ...
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07.04.2014- 10.04.2014
The 4th International Congress on Green Processing

7th- 10th April 2014, Sevilla, Spain The 4th International Congress on Green Processing will take place in Hotel Melia in Sevilla, Spain from the 7th - 10th April 2014. The conference will provide a platform for green process engineering scientists, academics and industry experts to generate and exchange new ideas that will benefit society.
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07.04.2014- 11.04.2014
ICLEI Global Town Hall® @ Metropolitan Solutions 2014

7th - 11th April 2014, Hannover, Germany The Metropolitan Solutions Annual International Trade Show will take place on 7th -11th April 2014 at the largest tradeshow arena in the world in Hannover, Germany. The aim of the tradeshow is to bring together city and business representatives to discuss innovative urban infrastructure solutions. The tradeshow provides a platform for businesses to ...
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14.04.2014- 17.04.2014
5th Transport Research Arena TRA2014

14th - 17th April 2014, Paris, France The 5th Transport Research Arena TRA 2014 conference will take place from 14th – 17th April 2014 at the CNIT in Paris. ...
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23.04.2014- 25.04.2014
Energy Cities Annual Conference – Local Leaders for Sustainable Energy

23rd – 25th April 2014 Riga, Latvia The Energy Cities’ Annual Conference, Local Leaders for Sustainable Energy, will take place on 23rd - 25th April 2014 at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Latvia in Riga. The aim of this year’s event is to gather “Local leaders for sustainable energy: bridging people, ideas and regions.” The conference will include key-note speakers: Andris Berzins, President of ...
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01.05.2014- 31.05.2014
European Cycling Challenge 2014

“European Cycling Challenge 2014”, launched by the City of Bologna and the SRM will take place in various European cities throughout the month of May 2014. ...
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07.05.2014- 09.05.2014
The 18th European Conference on Mobility Management

This year’s conference will focus on "Creating the bridge to a green, fair and prosperous mobility future". ...
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07.05.2014- 08.05.2014
International Conference on Environment and Renewable Energy

The 'International Conference on Environment and Renewable Energy' (ICERE 2014) will take place at the Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris in France. ...
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13.05.2014- 14.05.2014
Smart City Event

The Smart City Event will take place on 13th – 14th May 2014 at Amsterdam Arena in The Netherlands. The Smart City Event aims to bring together a wide range of stakeholders from all over the world concerning the development of smarter cities. ...
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14.05.2014- 15.05.2014
Construction21EXPO

The Construction21EXPO, a virtual trade fair dedicated to sustainable construction solutions for the European market, will take place on the 14th & 15th May 2014. ...
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20.05.2014- 23.05.2014
ICN Summit 2014

The International Cleantech Network (ICN) Summit will take place across various venues in Copenhagen, Denmark and is organised by the Copenhagen Cleantech Cluster (CCC). ...
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22.05.2014
EWWR Conference and European Awards

The EWWR Conference will take place on 22nd May 2014 in Rome, Italy. The EWWR Conference and the European Awards are organised by ACR+ on behalf of AICA... ...
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22.05.2014- 23.05.2014
Cycling Connects Conference 2014

Cycling Connects Conference 2014 will take place from 22nd - 23rd May 2014 at the Conference Pavilion of the Hanseatic Trade Show in Rostock, Germany. The conference aims to bring together stakeholders and activists... ...
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23.05.2014
ACR+ 20th anniversary and General Assembly

The ACR+ 20th anniversary and General Assembly will take place on 23rd May 2014 at the Eataly Rome in Italy. ...
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25.05.2014- 26.05.2014
Grey to Green - Green Roofs for Healthy Cities Conference

Grey to Green - Green Roofs for Healthy Cities Conference will take place on 25th-26th August 2014 at The Eaton Chelsea in Toronto, Canada. The conference will focus on the health benefits of green infrastructure - for our economy, our ecosystem and our community. ...
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28.05.14- 28.05.14
International Conference on Urban Transport and the Environment

The 20th International Conference on Urban Transport and the Environment will take place in the Pestana Alvor Praia Hotel in the Algarve, Portugal. This conference is organised by Wessex Institute of Technology in the United Kingdom and aims to tackle the environmental and social impacts of transportation in urban areas. ...
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29.05.14- 31.05.14
Global Forum on Urban Resilience & Adaptation

The 5th Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation will take place in Bonn, Germany. The event is organised by ICLEI and co-hosted by the World Mayors Council on Climate Change and the City of Bonn. ...
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03.06.2014- 05.06.2014
Green Week Conference 2014

The Green Week Conference 2014 will take place on 3rd – 5th June 2014 at The Egg in Brussels, Belgium. The theme of this year’s conference will be Circular Economy, Resource Efficiency & Waste. ...
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09.06.2014- 13.06.2014
International Symposium on Society and Resource Management

20th International Symposium on Society & Resource Management (ISSRM) takes place at Leibniz University, Hannover. Theme of the conference is Challenges of Urban and Rural Transformation. ...
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11.06.2014- 12.06.2014
Moving Together – the European Mobility Conference 2014

Moving Together, The European Mobility Conference 2014 will take place on 11th – 12th June 2014 at Paris-Expo in France. ...
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12.06.2014- 13.06.2014
‘Planning for a Liveable City’

The conference aims to explore the ways in which effective planning can contribute to developing liveable cities. ...
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14.06.2014- 14.06.2014
Bristol Earth Champions Quest

The launch of the Bristol Earth Champions Quest will take place on 14th June 2014 at the Arnolfini Theatre in Bristol. ...
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16.06.2014- 19.06.2014
10th ITS European Congress

The 10th ITS European Congress will take place at the Messuaukio Exhibition and Convention Centre in Helsinki. The congress has become one of Europe’s largest events in Intelligent Transport Systems and Services. ...
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19.06.2014- 19.06.2014
‘Land as a resource’ Conference

The ‘Land as a resource’ Conference, hosted by the European Commission, will take place at the Charlemange building in Brussels, Belgium. ...
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21.06.2014- 26.06.2014
Euroscience Open Forum (ESOF 2014)

The Euroscience Open Forum (ESOF 2014) will take place at TAP1 in Copenhagen. The theme of this year’s forum is “Science Building Bridges”. ...
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21.06.2014
FareFashion Gala

The FareFashion Gala will take place on 21st June 2014 at Bristol City Hall. The unique 'We Do Ethical Fashion Show' will provide eco-designers from across the globe with a platform to display their very own collections. ...
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23.06.2014- 24.06.2014
European Green Capital 2016 Award Ceremony

The award ceremony, hosted by this year’s European Green Capital, Copenhagen, will take place in The Black Diamond, part of Copenhagen’s Royal Library. ...
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03.07.2014- 06.07.2014
ECSEE 2014

The Second European Conference on Sustainability, Energy & the Environment 2014 at the Thistle Hotel Brighton in Brighton, UK. ...
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03.07.2014- 04.07.2014
REsolutions to Fund Cities

REsolutions to Fund Cities Annual Conference and European Meeting will take place at Hemicycle of the Île-de-France Regional Council in Paris. ...
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09.07.2014
Smart Cities, Smart Europe

The Smart Cities, Smart Europe: Putting Our Energy into Innovation and Sustainability will take place in the Thon Hotel Bristol Stephanie in Brussels, Belgium. Organised by Public Policy Exchange in response to a recent European Parliament policy study “Mapping Smart Cities in the EU”. ...
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25.07.2014- 25.07.2014
Master Class on Urban Challenges

Sharing Copenhagen will host a Master Class on Urban Challenges in Copenhagen, Delhi, and Beijing at the Dome of Visions in Copenhagen, Denmark. ...
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25.08.2014- 29.08.2014
Oxford Summer School in Ecological Economics 2014

This course will explore the cutting edge methods and policy applications in ecological economics in response to the global sustainability crisis. ...
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31.08.2014- 05.09.2014
World Water Week

World Water Week will address the twin challenges of increasing global demand for energy and water. ...
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05.09.2014- 05.09.2014
2017 Applicant Workshop

The Applicant Workshop for the 2017 competition cycle will be held on Friday 5 September 2014 in Brussels, Belgium. ...
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07.09.2014- 11.09.2014
ITS World Congress 2014

2014 World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems will take place from 7th – 11th September 2014 at Cobo Hall in Detroit, United States. ...
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11.09.2014- 12.09.2014
CHAMP Final Conference

The Cycling Heroes Advancing sustainable Mobility Practice (CHAMP) Final Conference will take place at Monasterium PoortAckere in Gent, Belgium. ...
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22.09.2014- 28.09.2014
Climate Week NYC

Climate Week NYC 2014 takes place at various locations across New York City. Climate Week NYC intends to show the world that there are clear opportunities and many benefits in joining the global 'clean revolution'. ...
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23.09.2014- 26.09.2014
CIVITAS Forum Conference 2014

The 12th edition of the annual CIVITAS Forum Conference will take at the HYATT Regency Hotel in Casablanca, Morocco. The theme of this year’s conference is Urban Mobility and Social Inclusion: Planning accessibility for more Sustainable cities. ...
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