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12 April 2022 - 22 April 2022
Partnerships for Horizon Europe: smart cities & communities projects

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Partnerships for Horizon Europe: smart cities & communities projects

Presentation of ideas and competences for project proposals, inspiring sessions and panels, and targeted 1:1 meetings for creating consortia.

Are you interested in Horizon Europe calls related to smart cities and communities? are you building a consortium to present a proposal? are you searching for partners? 

Join this online event to have the opportunity to meet companies, research centres, universities, cities and other entities interested in presenting proposals to the Horizon Europe 2022 calls linked to the smart city topics. You will get the opportunity to expand your international network and create partnerships and consortiums.

The event consists in 1 main presentation day and 1 week for organising online meetings, following this agenda:

April 12th: Plenary session, presentation of keynote speakers, cluster members presentations of project ideas and company competences.

April 13th - 22nd: Brokerage event (1:1 meetings)

April 21st: Panel of municipalities at 9:30 CEST

The event is free of charge but registration and profile activation is mandatory.

The brokerage event brings together organisations from a large number of European countries. This is a unique opportunity to generate new contacts to develop projects and ideas and asess collaboration opportunities for research, development and innovation. You can select your available slots and receive and request meetings since now to be held from April 13th to the 22nd.

Main smart cities and communities topics covered by the event

  • Smart mobility and logistics
  • Efficient, sustainable and inclusive energy
  • Circular economy
  • Climate and environment
  • Solutions for urban districts
  • ICT and digitalisation
  • Resilience
  • Data economy
  • Safety and security
  • Smart building
  • Tourism and cultural heritage
  • Health

For whom

Companies, research centres, universities, clusters and other entities from all European Member States and Horizon Europe associated countries interested in presenting proposals to the Horizon Europe 2022 calls linked to smart city and communities topics.

Candidates for presenting project ideas and competences on Day 1 speeches must be cluster members of one of the 5 organising clusters: SmartCommunitiesTech, Cluster Digital de Catalunya, Cap Digital, Clustero, Smart Innovation Norway: NCE Smart Energy Markets and Cluster for Applied AI. Please refer to the cluster websites for more information.

Goals and benefits for participants

  • Create contacts and partnerships aimed at presenting proposals to the Horizon Europe calls.
  • Receive information about trends, facts, R&D&I interests related to smart cities and communities.
  • Publish and showcase your project ideas, competences and expertise to all participants.
    • Initiate and arrange promising pre-scheduled 1:1 meetings at the event
    • Generate and meet new contacts in a time and cost-efficient way, with common interests.

    2022 Horizon Europe calls updates

    2022 Horizon Europe calls and topics, both open and forthcoming, can be found HERE

    Closed since 22 April 2022
    Organised by
    Italy 95
    Romania 27
    Spain 24
    France 22
    Greece 17
    Portugal 14
    Bulgaria 6
    Norway 6
    Netherlands 3
    Ukraine 3
    Germany 3
    Türkiye 3
    Belgium 2
    Poland 2
    Croatia 1
    Switzerland 1
    Malta 1
    Austria 1
    Hungary 1
    Ireland 1
    Iran, Islamic Republic Of 1
    United Kingdom 1
    Lithuania 1
    Sweden 1
    Total 237