Agenda

Thursday
20 Feb 2020
08:30 – 09:00
Coffee and lunch area - Lobby 8th floor
Morning coffee & registration
Plenary
09:15 – 13:00
Coffee and lunch area - Lobby 8th floor
Explore Zone: discover up-to-date information about Smart City projects in Europe (part I)
Explore: getting to know good practice in European Smart City Projects.
09:15 – 09:25
Room Vision - 8th floor
Opening remarks: purpose and expectations for the day – Georg Houben, DG Energy, European Commission


Plenary
09:25 – 09:35
Room Vision - 8th floor
The EIP-SCC Marketplace: what to expect – Eelco Kruizinga, Marketplace team
Plenary
09:35 – 10:30
Room Vision - 8th floor
What makes a project bankable? Understanding investors: needs & expectations. Panel discussion led by Jorge Rodrigues de Almeida, Marketplace team
Shape: engage in discussions to shape the future of European Smart Cities.
11:00 – 13:00
Matchmaking area
Deal meetings (1:1 meetings with investors)

This track will be designed to include a number of matchmaking sessions. If you are interesting in being linked to investors, we would need to understand your project a bit better. You will need to complete a profile of your project which we will verify to enable correct matching. Do send us a message at: matchmaking@eu-smartcities.eu if you need help here.

Deal - matchmaking sessions.
11:00 – 11:45
Room Vision - 8th floor
Shape discussion: round table conversation on a common process framework for developing financially viable projects (moderator: Juergen Ritzek)
Shape: engage in discussions to shape the future of European Smart Cities.
11:00 – 11:45
Room Vision - 8th floor
Shape discussion: round table conversation on business models for deep retrofitting (moderator: Sergio Olivero)
Shape: engage in discussions to shape the future of European Smart Cities.
11:00 – 11:45
Room Clarity - 8th floor
Shape discussion: round table conversation on demand-driven citizens-centred Smart City projects (moderator: Jorge Saraiva)
Shape: engage in discussions to shape the future of European Smart Cities.
11:00 – 11:45
Room Clarity - 8th floor
Shape discussion: round table conversation on Urban Data Platforms (moderator: Graham Colclough)
Shape: engage in discussions to shape the future of European Smart Cities.
12:15 – 13:00
Room Vision - 8th floor
Shape discussion: round table conversation on integrated planning of new projects (moderator: Judith Borsboom)
Shape: engage in discussions to shape the future of European Smart Cities.
12:15 – 13:00
Room Vision - 8th floor
Shape discussion: round table conversation on Positive Energy Districts in JPI Urban Europe (moderator: Christoph Gollner)
Shape: engage in discussions to shape the future of European Smart Cities.
12:15 – 13:00
Room Clarity - 8th floor
Shape discussion: round table conversation on procurement - a driver and implementer of Smart Cities (moderator: Mark Hidson)
Shape: engage in discussions to shape the future of European Smart Cities.
12:15 – 13:00
Room Clarity - 8th floor
Shape discussion: round table conversation on sustainable urban mobility (moderator: Lutz Heuser)
Shape: engage in discussions to shape the future of European Smart Cities.
13:00 – 14:00
Coffee and lunch area - Lobby 8th floor
Lunch break & networking in the Explore Zone
Plenary
14:00 – 15:30
Matchmaking area
Deal meetings

This track will be designed to include a number of matchmaking sessions. If you are interesting in being linked to investors, we would need to understand your project a bit better. You will need to complete a profile of your project which we will verify to enable correct matching. Do send us a message at: matchmaking@eu-smartcities.eu if you need help here.

Deal - matchmaking sessions.
14:00 – 15:30
Coffee and lunch area - Lobby 8th floor
Explore Zone: discover up-to-date information about Smart City projects in Europe (part II)
Explore: getting to know good practice in European Smart City Projects.
14:00 – 14:30
Room Vision - 8th floor
Lessons learned from Shape discussions – Judith Borsboom, Marketplace Team
Shape: engage in discussions to shape the future of European Smart Cities.
14:30 – 15:00
Room Vision - 8th floor
The Private Finance Advisory Network - experiences from a honest broker (Marko van Waveren-Hogervorst, PFAN Partnership Manager, UNIDO)
Shape: engage in discussions to shape the future of European Smart Cities.
15:00 – 15:15
Room Vision - 8th floor
EIP-SCC Marketplace – harvest of the day, next steps for 2020 and beyond – Tatiana Pasquel Garcia, Marketplace Team
Shape: engage in discussions to shape the future of European Smart Cities.
15:15 – 15:30
Room Vision - 8th floor
Close of meeting – Georg Houben, DG Energy, European Commission
Plenary
15:30 – 16:30
Coffee and lunch area - Lobby 8th floor
Drinks & networking
Plenary
The event agenda's time zone is CET.