Actualités des projets UIA
AirQon - Air Quality through EV Battery Connectivity
AirQon Zoom-in 1: Not only for mobility purposes– towards the car as a service
The purpose of my first visit to the city of Breda was to learn firsthand about the AIRQON project. Anyone may think that a technology-based project l..
AVEIRO STEAM CITY - Urban Network for Upgrading STEAM Skills and Increasing Jobs Added-Value through Digital Transformation in a new economic context
Kick-off Sessions for Aveiro Tech City Challenges
During the last months the City of Aveiro triggered the Aveiro Tech City Challenges using a mixture of on-site and remote resources, promoting a colla..
APPLAUSE - Alien Plant Species from harmful to useful with citizens' led activities
How do we detect invasive non-native vegetation from satellite images?
Current technologies for Earth observation make it possible to identify and differentiate plant species. They enable accurate and repeatable measureme..
LINC - Transforming Urban Planning Providing Autonomous Collective mobility
Understanding the legislative framework to test autonomous vehicles on public streets -ZOOM IN 2
In her zoom-in, Linc UIA Expert Anna Pernestal, develops an infographic that compares the current autonomous vehicle approval framework between Denmar..
Urban infra revolution - Circular economy materials and novel method development to produce recyclable and functional urban construction products
Do we need innovations? 3D printing technology for construction materials - ZOOM IN 2
The second zoom-in of Urban Infra Revolution, UIA Expert Kinga Korniejenko focus on exploring the technology of 3D printing geopolymer composites and ..
COMMUTE - Collaborative Mobility Management for Urban Trafic and Emissions reduction
Cycling in the COMMUTE project - ZOOM-in 2
Vanessa Holve, UIA Expert of COMMUTE project, in this Zoom-In presents the main objectives of the newly adopted cycling action, its challenges, but al..
Yes We Rent! - Leveraging vacant private property to build up a cooperative affordable housing scheme
Do not bury your head in the sand - especially despite COVID 19!
Interview with Laura Font Mela, director of Salesians Sant Jordi-PES Mataró, how they have successfully shifted their physical training program for tr..
CALICO - Care and Living in Community
Brussels Capital Region
CALICO. More than a CLT
The main objective of CALICO is to realise more than a typical Community Land Trust (CLT) but an intergenerational inclusive cohabitation focussed on ..
RESILIO - Resilience nEtwork of Smart Innovative cLImate-adapative rOoftops
RESILIO’s first research roof has opened
On the 25th of June, the first smart blue-green roof of the RESILIO project was opened by Amsterdam’s alderman Mr. Ivens, responsible for Housing, Con..
Les dernières actualités UIA
Engaging cities to reject housing exclusion as a ‘fact of life’
Could Covid-19 prove a turning point in the fight against homelessness? The second URBACT-UIA web conference on the right to housing engaged cities to...
UIA knowledge journey continues: strategy now adopted and current activities progressing
With now 86 projects generating knowledge while implementing their innovative solutions, facilitating an effective process of knowledge transfer and c...
UIA 5th Call for Proposals has ended: get an insight of the 11 new UIA projects
11 new projects have been selected in the framework of the 5th UIA Call for Proposals. As in previous calls, the competition among cities has been pa...
UIA Summer Reading List: 7 articles to dive into urban innovative solutions!
With summer officially upon us, the UIA team has got some interesting readings for you! To get you prepped for the best summer ever, we selected for y...
The UIA Knowledge Management Strategy adopted: a valuable testbed to explore the future EUI components and mechanisms
While the design of the European Urban Initiative (EUI), as described in Commission’s Explanatory Memo - European Urban Initiative post-2020, is enter...
Cities engaging in the right to housing Web conference #2 - No one left behind - Introductory paper
The introductory paper provides background to the web conference “No one left behind”, the second in a series on “Cities Engaging in the Right to Hous...
Data Aspects in Urban Mobility: experiences of 5 UIA projects
The one-year knowledge activity led by the UIA on urban mobility issues builds on the experience of five UIA funded projects in Albertslund, Lathi, Gh...
Community-led housing – a key ingredient of urban housing policy
Collaborative housing models that put residents' needs before private profit are raising standards in affordable and adequate housing. They are part o...