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8th European Conference on Sustainable Cities & Towns


8th sustainable conf bilbao

Only 8 days left for ACR+ members to take advantage of the reduced early-bird fee for the 8th European Conference on Sustainable Cities & Towns. Make sure to register now!

The 8th European Conference on Sustainable Cities & Towns, is taking place from 27-29 April 2016 in Bilbao, Basque Country. It will be hosted by ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability, the Basque Government, Bizkaia County Council and Bilbao City Council, with the involvement of Udalsarea 21 - Basque Network of Municipalities for Sustainability, in partnership with other international networks and organisations, amongst which ACR+.

Europe’s largest event on sustainable urban development will serve as a platform for all initiatives and projects exploring:
  • sustainable urban development
  • stakeholder and citizen engagement
  • community empowerment
  • transformations towards sustainability
  • social innovation
  • smart technologies
  • sustainable and innovation public procurement
Mayors throughout Europe are invited to join the Mayors Programme, a specific session dedicated to them, on 27 April 2016. Do not hesitate in contacting your Mayors’ cabinet to make sure they received the invitation.

Our tip? If you attend the conference, do not miss the break-out session on circular cities led by ACR+ in cooperation with its member the City of Aalborg.

More information and programme: http://conferences.sustainablecities.eu