Baltic Sea Region SUMP workshop in Tampere
Thursday, March 15, 2018 (All day)
Do you want to learn more about Sustainable Urban Mobility Planning?
Join the Baltic Sea Region Workshop on SUMPs (Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan) organized by the European SUMPs-Up project in cooperation with the City of Tampere, MAL network and UBC Sustainable Cities Commission on 15 March 2018. The workshop facilitates discussion and exchange of experiences on different challenges and solutions within the field of sustainable urban mobility planning. The event is targeted to experts and planners in local administrations and organization working with mobility issues in the Baltic Sea Region area.
Final Conference of iWater project
Monday, May 7, 2018 (All day) to Tuesday, May 8, 2018 (All day)
The iWater project Final Conference will be held on 7-8 May 2018 in Riga, Latvia.
The conference will focus on main results and achievements of the project:
stormwater planning tools developed and adopted by partner cities;
sustainable stormwater solutions and pilot sites demonstrations;
Integrated Stormwater Management Strategies and Guidelines;
Green Area Factor Tool adapted for stormwater management planning.
UBC Urban Planning Webinar
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 11:00 to 12:30
Cities in the Baltic Sea Region are dealing with similar challenges when it comes to urban planning and development. How to apply more integrated approach to the development of urban environment? How to involve all necessary parties in the planning process and how to promote sustainable urban development?
Earth Hour 2018
Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 20:30 to 21:30
Starting as a symbolic lights out event in Sydney in 2007, WWF’s Earth Hour has grown to become the world's largest grassroots movement for the environment, inspiring individuals, communities, businesses and organizations in more than 180 countries and territories to take tangible climate action for over a decade.
Baltic Sea Day
Thursday, March 22, 2018 (All day) to Friday, March 23, 2018 (All day)
The XIX International Environmental Forum "Baltic Sea Day" is organized on 22–23 March 2018 in St. Petersburg, Russia, to bring up global and regional environmental matters.
Baltic Sea Future
Thursday, March 8, 2018 (All day) to Friday, March 9, 2018 (All day)
This is where action-orientated municipalities come together to meet researchers, entrepreneurs and investors to discuss a long-term sustainable collaboration for the Baltic Sea.
URBAN FUTURE global conference
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 (All day) to Friday, March 2, 2018 (All day)
The URBAN FUTURE global conference is the World’s largest meeting point of CityChangers: committed people that actually drive change to make cities more sustainable.
Baltic Urban Lab Joint Pilot Review and Project Meeting in Turku
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 (All day) to Thursday, February 15, 2018 (All day)
Baltic Urban Lab project will be organizing two internal meetings back-to-back on 13-15 February 2018 in Turku.
UBC Sustainable Mobility Webinar
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:30
On 5 December 2017 at 10:00 CET, UBC Sustainable Cities Commission is hosting a webinar open to all UBC cities to share information about sustainable mobility.
Nordregio Forum 2017: Nordic Cities - Connecting the Urban and the Rural
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 (All day) to Thursday, November 30, 2017 (All day)
How do we create stronger linkages between the urban and the rural parts of our regions? How can smaller cities take the lead within sustainable development? What makes them attractive? How can cities in the Nordic countries benefit from Nordic collaboration and export promotion?
Training workshops on climate change adaptation in cities
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 (All day) to Thursday, November 30, 2017 (All day)
Three workshops are organized in the Baltic Sea Region cities to present the methodologies for climate change adaptation.
XIV UBC General Conference
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 (All day) to Friday, October 27, 2017 (All day)
XIV UBC General Conference on 24 - 27 October 2017 in Växjö
IWAMA Water Forum
Monday, October 23, 2017 (All day) to Tuesday, October 24, 2017 (All day)
On 23–24 October 2017, IWAMA will organize the large event aimed at water-related experts: the Water Forum taking place in Växjö, Sweden. This Forum will bring together IWAMA partners and cooperating stakeholders, representatives of the member cities of the Union of the Baltic Cities, and all interested guests, to discuss smart water management.
NORWIDA 2017 – Nordic Waste Water Conference
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 (All day) to Thursday, October 12, 2017 (All day)
NORDIWA, the Nordic Waste Water Conference is organized in Aarhus, Denmark on 10–12 October 2017.
CIVITAS Forum 2017
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 (All day) to Friday, September 29, 2017 (All day)
This year’s CIVITAS FORUM Conference will take place on 27-29 September 2017 in Torres Vedras, Portugal.
Webinar: Soil Contamination in brownfields
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:30
The third webinar's keynote speaker will be Elke Myrhede and her presentation will be about soil contamination in brownfield sites. The headline goes as "Soil contamination in brownfields - how does it concern planning?".
2017 China Europe Water Platform
Thursday, September 21, 2017 (All day) to Friday, September 22, 2017 (All day)
2017 China Europe Water Platform (CEWP) Annual High Level Dialogue will be held on 21-22 September 2017 in Turku, Finland.
2nd Baltic Urban Lab Workshop: Brownfield regeneration site planning improved with 3D visualization and interactive public participation tools
Thursday, June 15, 2017 (All day)
Urban planners from UBC cities are invited to learn from practical examples of 3D visualization and use of interactive participation tools in urban planning in Baltic Urban Lab Workshop II.
The 8th Strategy Forum of the EUSBSR - Connectivity
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 (All day) to Wednesday, June 14, 2017 (All day)
The 8th Strategy Forum of the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region will take place in Berlin on 13–14 June 2017. The major theme of the event is “Connectivity” highlighting the development of cooperation and the necessity to intensify contacts in the region.
Embrace the Water: a Cities of the Future Conference
Monday, June 12, 2017 (All day) to Wednesday, June 14, 2017 (All day)
The conference takes place in Gothenburg, Sweden on 12 – 14 June 2017.
Resource Wisdom and Biosphere areas in UBC cities - register now!
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 (All day) to Thursday, May 18, 2017 (All day)
UBC Sustainable Cities Commission Meeting titled "Resource Wisdom and Biosphere areas in UBC cities" will take place on 16 - 18 May 2017 in Jyväskylä.
Pathways to Sustainability Transformation Science Day 2017
Thursday, May 11, 2017 (All day) to Friday, May 12, 2017 (All day)
What are the pathways that lead to a more sustainable world?
National Energy Summit OSE Gdańsk 2017
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 (All day) to Wednesday, April 26, 2017 (All day)
European Business Centre in cooperation with the city of Gdańsk and Pomeranian Region authorities hereby invites you to participate in the 5th edition of the National Energy Summit OSE Gdańsk 2017, which will be held on 25-26 April 2017 in the European Solidarity Centre in Gdańsk.
Smart & Healthy Transport in Cities Conference
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 (All day) to Wednesday, April 5, 2017 (All day)
Smart & Healthy Transport in Cities conference on 4 – 5 April 2017 in the Czech Republic.
Baltic Sea Future Congress
Monday, March 6, 2017 (All day) to Tuesday, March 7, 2017 (All day)
We have the technology, we have the knowledge. What we need now is an innovative, visionary and multidisciplinary leadership!
Be part of the innovative Baltic Sea Future Congress in Stockholm, Sweden on 6 – 7 March 2017 and make your voice heard among hundreds of international guests.
1st Baltic Urban Lab Workshop 2.3.2017
Thursday, March 2, 2017 (All day)
Baltic Urban Lab is organising a workshop in Tallinn, Estonia for all interested parties - UBC member cities are warmly welcome to join the workshop activities for the day of 2nd of March 2017 (8:45-17:00).
Climate Cube on the international conference in Malmö
Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 13:00 to 17:00
Europe’s first conference on how cities can work towards the UN’s 17 new Sustainable Development Goals! We are inviting 4 cities to join in the Dialogue seminar to present their excellence in climate change. Are you interested? Please contact the UBC Sustainable Cities Commission Secretariat.
International conference Linnaeus Eco-Tech 2016
Monday, November 21, 2016 (All day) to Wednesday, November 23, 2016 (All day)
Linnaeus Eco-Tech conference that is held in Kalmar (Sweden) on 21-23 November 2016 celebrates a Jubilee this year. The conference occurring for the 10th time promotes sustainability across the Baltic Sea and focuses on developing technologies for waste and wastewater treatment and environmental remediation.
Sharing cities: Join the EUROCITIES Conference in Milan
Wednesday, November 16, 2016 (All day) to Friday, November 18, 2016 (All day)
The global city of Milan in Italy welcomes everyone for the annual EUROCITIES conference that will take place on 16-18 November 2016.
World Congress for smart cities in Barcelona
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 (All day) to Thursday, November 17, 2016 (All day)
World Congress “Smart City Expo” in Barcelona on 15-17 November 2016.
The 7th Strategy Forum of the EUSBSR - Vision 2030
Tuesday, November 8, 2016 (All day) to Wednesday, November 9, 2016 (All day)
The beginning of November in Sweden will be lightened by the major annual event for the EU in the Baltic Sea Region: the 7th Strategy Forum of the EUSBSR held at the Brewery Conference Centre in Stockholm. The Conference’s programme is tight to fit dozens of events into two days (8-9 November 2016).
Energize your city: Local Renewables Conference 2016
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 (All day) to Friday, October 28, 2016 (All day)
On 26-28 October 2016, the City of Freiburg (Germany) will welcome everyone to participate in the annual conference on sustainable urban development. The theme of this year is Energising the Smart City and Region, and the event is organized together with the City of Basel (Switzerland) and ICLEI Europe.
Building Sustainability SGBC16 with WorldGBC Congress Sweden
Tuesday, October 18, 2016 (All day) to Wednesday, October 19, 2016 (All day)
This event brings together everyone working with sustainability in real estate, architecture, construction and urban planning. This year's conference addresses how the built environment can actively contribute to sustainable living and a more stable climate.
UBC SCC Commission Meeting
Wednesday, October 12, 2016 (All day) to Friday, October 14, 2016 (All day)
We would like to warmly invite you to the next Commission Meeting of UBC SCC in Jelgava, Latvia on 12-14 October 2016.
CIVITAS FORUM 28-30th September 2016
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 (All day) to Friday, September 30, 2016 (All day)
The CIVITAS FORUM Conference 2016 will be organized on 28-30th of September in Gdynia, Poland, with the theme "Shaping the mobility of tomorrow". The event will gather hundreds of CIVITAS stakeholders from around Europe, all of whom are devoted to the development of sustainable urban mobility in their cities.
Climate Chance 2016
Monday, September 26, 2016 (All day) to Wednesday, September 28, 2016 (All day)
Climate Chance 2016 will be organised in Nantes, France on 26 - 28 September 2016.
Electro Mobility in Smart Cities
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 (All day) to Thursday, September 22, 2016 (All day)
Electro Mobility in Smart Cities is a two-day conference taking place on 21-22 September 2016 in Gothenburg, Sweden.
The focus will be on:
The UBC SCC Advisory Board meeting
Thursday, September 8, 2016 (All day) to Friday, September 9, 2016 (All day)
The 2016 second UBC SCC Advisory Board meeting takes place in City of Lahti, Finland, on Thursday 8 September – Friday 9 September 2016.
Cultures of Sustainability in Baltic Cities
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 (All day) to Friday, June 17, 2016 (All day)
It is our honor and pleasure to invite you all to the Joint Meeting of UBC Commissions on Cultures of Sustainability in Baltic Cities which will be held in City of Słupsk and City of Ustka, Poland 15th – 17th June 2016.
Symposium: The Road from Paris: Implementing Climate Change Management and Strategies in Cities and Municipalities in the Baltic Sea Region
Monday, June 6, 2016 (All day) to Wednesday, June 8, 2016 (All day)
The Symposium “The Road from Paris: Implementing Climate Change Management and Strategies in Cities and Municipalities in the Baltic Sea Region” is being organized by Uppsala University, Sweden and HAW Hamburg, Germany in the Baltic University Programme (BUP), together with Union of Baltic Cities (UBC), and Uppsala municipality under the auspices of the International Climate Change Information
ECOMM 2016- European Conference on Mobility Management
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 (All day) to Friday, June 3, 2016 (All day)
The 20th European Conference on Mobility Management - ECOMM 2016 will take place from 1st-3rd of June 2016, hosted by the Municipality of Athens and the Universities of Thessaloniki and Piraeus
The SHIFT - International business festival in Turku
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 (All day) to Wednesday, June 1, 2016 (All day)
The SHIFT is for startups, companies, investors, and public sector organizations with an interest in the health, learning and energy sectors, and how technology is changing them. The SHIFT celebrates the heroes of today who are courageous enough to lead the change towards a sustainable future.
European Maritime Day 2016
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 (All day) to Sunday, May 22, 2016 (All day)
Investing in competitive blue growth - smart and sustainable solutions
8th European Conference on Sustainable Cities & Towns- Transformative Action: the potential for Europe
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 (All day) to Friday, April 29, 2016 (All day)
The 8th European Conference on Sustainable Cities & Towns, held from 27-29 April 2016 in the Basque Country 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 organ
Reducing nutrient inputs to the Baltic Sea – how to strengthen project partnerships in the region
Thursday, April 14, 2016 (All day)
This one day seminar is looking for concrete opportunities to save the Baltic Sea by reducing nutrient loading from scattered settlements and waste water treatment sludge management.
3rd European Conference on Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans
Tuesday, April 12, 2016 (All day) to Wednesday, April 13, 2016 (All day)
This is the principal annual event for all those involved in turning the Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan concept into practice. Be one of the 300 delegates from across Europe to attend this free event. This is a unique opportunity for networking and learning about the latest developments in urban mobility planning.
Climate Summit for local leaders: Cities for Climate
Friday, December 4, 2015 (All day)
A Historic Convening of Local Leaders - Fighting Climate Change
United Nations Conference on climate change - COP 21
Monday, November 30, 2015 (All day) to Friday, December 11, 2015 (All day)
From 30 November to 11 December 2015, Paris will chair and host the 21st Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP21).
Thursday, November 19, 2015 (All day) to Friday, November 20, 2015 (All day)
This year's Annual Polis Conference on "Transport innovation for sustainable cities and regions" will take place on 19 and 20 November 2015 in Brussels. Side events and Polis' Annual General Assembly (AGA) are scheduled for 18 November.
DYN@MO Summer University
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 (All day) to Friday, November 6, 2015 (All day)
XIII UBC General Conference "Building smart cities in the Baltic Sea Region"
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 (All day) to Friday, October 30, 2015 (All day)
The XIII UBC General Conference will be held in Gdynia on 27–30 October 2015. Invited representatives of UBC member cities, Baltic and European governmental and non-governmental institutions and organisations will discuss smart city development.
CIVITAS Forum Lubljana
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 (All day) to Friday, October 9, 2015 (All day)
RESERVE YOUR PLACE AT THE CIVITAS FORUM!
Let's make our cities better than ever! The CIVITAS Forum 2015 is around the corner, and will open its doors from October 7-9 in Ljubljana, the enchanting capital of Slovenia. This lovely historic metropolis represents the perfect backdrop for the Forum, especially since this year's theme is 'Sharing the City'.
CIVITAS Forum 2015, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 (All day) to Friday, October 9, 2015 (All day)
Get ready for the CIVITAS Forum 2015 in historic Slovenia!
The Covenant of Mayors in a Nordic context - Workshop
Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 12:00 to Friday, September 4, 2015 - 12:00
The Covenant of Mayors Office, Klimatkommunerna, UBC Sustainable Cities Commission and the Nordic Covenant of Mayors working group organize a very interesting workshop for Nordic signatories of the Covenant of Mayors in Växjö, Sweden!
2nd European Conference on Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans (SUMPs)
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 (All day) to Wednesday, June 17, 2015 (All day)
The 2nd European Conference on Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans (SUMPs) will be held at the Polytechnic University in Bucharest, Romania from 16-17 June 2015.
VI Annual Forum of the EUSBSR
Monday, June 15, 2015 - 08:00 to Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 08:00
The 6th Annual Forum of the European Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region (EUSBSR), will take place between the 15th and the 16th of June in Jūrmala, Latvia.
European Sustainable Energy Week
Monday, June 15, 2015 (All day) to Friday, June 19, 2015 (All day)
The dates are set for this year’s leading event on the promotion of a secure, clean and efficient energy for Europe. The EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) will take place from 15 to 19 June 2015 in Brussels and across Europe.
73rd UBC Executive Board meeting
Wednesday, June 10, 2015 (All day) to Sunday, June 14, 2015 (All day)
The 73rd Executive Board Meeting of the Union of the Baltic Cities will take place in Dolina Charlotty, Poland between the 10th and the 14th June 2015.
The meeting will serve as a framework for discussions on general UBC metters and for networking activities. During the event, the Communications Seminar's follow up will also be hosted.
Baltic Sea Region Forum
Thursday, June 4, 2015 (All day)
The eighth Baltic Sea Region Forum will take place in Turku on the 4th of June 201. This year's theme: "What does the Cold Peace between the EU and Russia mean for the Baltic Sea region?" will focus on on business and economics, environmental co-operation, regional co-operation and on research findings on the topic.
UBC Sustainable Cities Commission meeting Turku, June 3-4 2015
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 12:00 to Thursday, June 4, 2015 - 13:30
Herewith we warmly invite you to the next SCC meeting in Turku on June 3-4 2015!
European Climate Change Adaptation Conference (ECCA) 2015
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 (All day) to Thursday, May 14, 2015 (All day)
The second European Climate Change Adaptation Conference (ECCA) 2015 will take place between the 12th and the 14th of May in Copenhagen.
Covenant of Mayors workshop - Financing projects with the European Energy Efficiency Fund (eeef)
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 09:00 to 15:00
The Covenant of Mayors organises a finance working group workshop for cities and other public authorities that have developed bankable project proposals or are in the process to do so.
First UBC Sustainable Cities Commission meeting
Thursday, March 19, 2015 - 16:15 to Friday, March 20, 2015 - 12:30
The first meeting of the UBC Sustainable Cities Commission will discuss and develop upcoming activities of the Commission and also further develop the UBC Sustainability Action Programme 2015 – 2020.
Meeting Point Urban Magma - first annual conference
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 09:00 to Thursday, March 19, 2015 - 16:00
Welcome to the first annual conference of Meeting Point Urban Magma! Here you will be part of forming a strategy to create a centre of excellence for sustainable cities. UBC Sustainable Cities Commission meeting will be organised alongside the conference, for more information go to the Commission meeting page.
Baltic Sea Region advancing towards Sustainable Urban Mobility Planning - Conference
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 09:00 to Friday, October 24, 2014 - 15:30
The UBC Commission on Transportation together with the City of Gdynia organise a conference "Baltic Sea Region advancing towards Sustainable Urban Mobility Planning" The conference will be held in Gdynia (Poland) on 23-24th October 2014 and is organised within the framework of the Baltic Sea Region Competence Centre on SUMP.
CIVITAS Forum 2014 in Casablanca
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 (All day) to Friday, September 26, 2014 (All day)
The 12th edition of the annual CIVITAS Forum Conference will take place between 23rd and 26th September 2014 in Casablanca, Morocco. Casablanca will be the first non-European city hosting the CIVITAS forum conference.
UBC Joint Commission Seminar in Riga
Sunday, September 14, 2014 - 18:00 to Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 17:00
In the year when Riga is the European Capital of Culture Riga City Council City Development Department together with the Union of Baltic Cities Commission on Urban Planning and Commission on Environment invite you to the UBC Joint Commission Seminar in Riga, Latvia.
Conference on Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans ‘Planning for a liveable city’
Thursday, June 12, 2014 - 09:00 to Friday, June 13, 2014 - 16:30
The European Platform on Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans (SUMPs) is hosting its first ever European Conference, offering mobility planners and implementers from all over Europe an opportunity to learn about the latest developments in the field of SUMPs.
PA NUTRI panel discussion ‘Involving new partners to save the sea’
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 17:15 to 18:45
PA NUTRI panel discussion with the main topic of involvement of Belarus in PA NUTRI flagship projects and next steps for future cooperation. Part of Turku Baltic Sea Days, one of the "TALK ABOUT THE WATER: HOW TO SAVE THE SEA?" -events organized by the Baltic Sea Challenge network.
Baltic Sea Days 2014
Monday, June 2, 2014 (All day) to Wednesday, June 4, 2014 (All day)
IWAMA Seed project workshop on Solutions in modern municipal wastewater treatment
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00
Workshop will include short presentations on challenges in municipal wastewater treatment related to capacity development of operators, energy efficiency and sludge handling.
UBC Joint Commission meeting 2014 in Örebro, Sweden
Sunday, May 18, 2014 - 19:00 to Wednesday, May 21, 2014 - 13:00
UBC Joint Commission meeting in Örebro Sweden May 18-21th together with the host City of Örebro, the UBC Commissions on Transport, Urban Planning and Environment. Meeting topic is traffic corridor and wasteland to lively city, see attached agenda PDF for more background information about Örebro, the UBC Commission Programme and practical information about the meeting.
CIVITAS DYN@MO Summer University on electric vehicles
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 (All day) to Friday, May 16, 2014 (All day)
CIVITAS DYN@MO invites you to join second edition of the DYN@MO Summer University, 14 - 16 May 2014 in Palma!
Final conference of the PRESTO project
Tuesday, February 11, 2014 - 13:00 to 18:00
Final conference of the PRESTO project will take place on 11th February 2014 in Helsinki, Finland. The event is dedicated to the topic “Save the Sea – Investing in Waste Water Management in Belarus”.
UBC Joint Commission meeting in the City of Tallinn 10-12 April 2013
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 (All day) to Friday, April 12, 2013 (All day)
From the 10th to the 12th of April, the Energy, Environment and Transport Commission of UBC has invited all member cities to join the joint commission meeting in Tallinn, Estonia. The focus was on saving energy and the environment through sustainable transport solutions.