About Intelligent Cities Challenge

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The Intelligent Cities Challenge (ICC) is a European Commission initiative that supports 136 cities in using cutting-edge technologies to lead the intelligent, green and socially responsible recovery. The ICC cities and their local ecosystems will be engines for the recovery of their local economy, create new jobs, and strengthen citizen participation and wellbeing.

The ICC is part of a wider EU support system that recognises the importance of delivering on the promises made by the European Green Deal, the digital strategy, and other EU policies. It looks to move towards a more digital, service-oriented and low-carbon economy, supported by a knowledge-based society, that enables circular economy systems through ‘local value loops’, evidence-based reskilling, and sustainable investments.

Participating cities

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  • Core
Issy-les-Moulineaux
Issy-les-Moulineaux
France
  • Core
Cartagena
Cartagena
Spain
  • Core
Karlskrona
Karlskrona
Sweden
  • Core
Alcobendas
Alcobendas
Spain
  • Core
Coastal Towns Association
Coastal Towns Association
Italy
  • Core
Alicante
Alicante
Spain
  • Mentor
Singapore
Singapore
Singapore
  • Core
Gava
Gava-Castelldefels
Spain
  • Core
Gelsenkirchen
Gelsenkirchen
Germany
  • Core
Alcoy
Alcoy
Spain
  • Core
Derry
Derry/Londonderry
UK
  • Core
Cork
Cork
Ireland

Analytical thermal comfort model for buildings occupied by elderly considering their particular characteristics...

Private telecommunications network for IoT, covering the city, industrial areas and natural parks of Alcoy...

A predictive control algorithm applied on a Building Management System to optimize heating and cooling systems...

AccaDe Scuola is a hybrid e-learning platform intended for secondary vocational schools...

As a result of Russia’s war of aggression against Ukraine and its attacks on critical infrastructure, emergency energy equipment donations are urgently needed to support Ukraine’s energy sector. Ukrainian companies lack equipment, fuel, tools and materials to repair damaged infrastructure, while…

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