My Smart City District

“Food for thought” with the MSCD Lunch Academy during EU Sustainable Energy Week

Five days – five different online seminars about key issues and challenges for smarter, greener towns, cities and districts.

For EUSEW 2016, the My Smart City District put together a series of seminars dubbed “the Lunch Academy” to deliver its insights on latest developments and challenges of green solutions applied to buildings in Europe and beyond. Consult the recordings here:


Money matters and balancing limited financial resources in energy efficiency with examples from Celsius, EU-GUGLE & expert input from CITYnvest / Climate Alliance
Speakers: Fabio Sagnelli, D’Appolonia / Terttu Vainio, VTT / Elise Steyaert, Climate Alliance


“Buildings don’t use energy, people do…!” link smart cities with smart citizens with input from CITyFiED, CITY-ZEN and expert commentator EngageCitizen
Speakers: Linda Birkedal, City of Lund / Han Vandevyvere, VITO / Jorge Saravia, EngageCitizen


Design, implement and deliver smart retrofitting at district level courtesy of CITY-ZEN, R2CITIES, and invited experts of ECTP
Speakers: Vincent Revol, Grenoble Energy Agency / Annelies van der Stoep, Amsterdam Smart City / Renata Morbiducci, Genoa technical University / Isabel Lacave, Acciona, ECTP & BREASER project


District heating and cooling solutions for the future with examples from READY, CELSIUS and expert challenger from EuroHeat & Power
Speakers: Maja Högvik, City of Goteburg / Nina Detlefsen, Dainish District Heating Association / Alessandro Provaggi, Euroheat & Power and DHC+ platform


Smarter and more energy efficient faster, with less risk: replication and achieving scale in smart cities with SINFONIA, CITyFiED, and invited experts of BPIE
Speakers: Karine Laffont, Technoffi / Jeanette Green, IVL / Mariangiola Fabbri, BPIE

My Smart City District

Energy efficient renovation strategies for cities

8 projects involving 27 districts belonging to 25 cities from 13 different countries have joined forces for greater leverage in sharing contents and promoting energy efficient renovation for cities and communities leading to large-scale replicability of sound energy efficiency solutions. The My Smart City District initiative provides a coherent and common communication outlet to disseminate the projects’ achivements and best practices towards other cities, stakeholders and the public at large. Join our events, social media networks and efforts towards greener and smarter cities!

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25 cities: one agenda

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  • Genoa (IT)
  • Valladolid (ES)
  • Kartal (TK)
  • Aachen (DE)
  • Bratislava (SK)
  • Milan (IT)
  • Sestao (ES)
  • Tampere (FI)
  • Vienna (AT)
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  • Grenoble (FR)
  • Malmö (SE)
  • Eibar (ES)
  • Oslo (NO)
  • Grenoble (FR)
  • Amsterdam (NL)
  • Växjo (SE)
  • Aarhus (DK)
  • London (UK)
  • Cologne (De)
  • Genoa (IT)
  • Gothenburg (SE)
  • Rotterdam (NL)