Open events: Matchmaking platform in ENUTC, Urban Lunch Talk #16 and webinars with ENRICH in Latin America and the Caribbean

JPI Urban Europe recently announced three open events to all newsletter subscribers, meaning all interested stakeholders. The most recent activity is the launch of a matchmaking platform for research- and innovation stakeholders to connect and cooperate in ERA-NET Cofund Urban Transformation Capacities.

The Matchmaking platform in ERA-NET Cofund Urban Transformation Capacities open 26 Feb – 15 April

This open call for project proposals on urban transformation capacities offers opportunities to find and connect with consortia partners from different countries and sectors. In the matchmaking platform B2Match you can now create a profile and use the search function to look for suitable consortia partners for a joint application. The platform offers a meeting scheduling function so that you can send meeting requests and have 1:1 meetings directly in the platform between 26 Feb and 15 April.

>> Register in the matchmaking platform and meet consortia partners

Matchmaking event and intro to the open matchmaking platform on 9 March

In the matchmaking event on 9 March, participants are invited to learn about the call and hear good advice for the application process from JPI Urban Europe projects. The event provides an opportunity for a networking activity and guidance in the B2Match tool. We recommend that participants to this meeting have created a profile in B2Match prior to joining this event.

>> Register to the matchmaking event 9 March

The ERA-NET Cofund Urban Transformation Capacities (ENUTC) invites researchers, urban government authorities, – including cities and municipalities, – businesses, civil society and other stakeholders to build transnational consortia to create innovation and research projects that enable and support capacity building for urban transformations.

>> Learn more on the call page.
>> Join the LinkedIn group

Urban Lunch Talk #16: Positive Energy Districts – The Do’s, Don’ts and Dilemmas

19 March – 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm CET (online)

Welcome to an Urban Lunch Talk about Positive Energy Districts and Neighbourhoods (PEDs) with a variety of invited guests. PEDs need to secure the energy supply, and a good life for all in line with social, economic and environmental sustainability.​​​​​​ What does it take to transform the urban energy system to a sustainable one – and how can stakeholders succeed with vital steps and dilemmas in the implementation process of Positive Energy Districts? Listen to experiences from Europe and China.

The Urban Lunch Talks have since 2018 attracted participants from over 40 countries and 6 continents.

>> Register to Urban Lunch Talk #16

Food-Water-Energy: Nexus approaches for sustainable development and improved living standards

4 March – 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm CET (online)

Welcome to a webinar organised by JPI Urban Europe in collaboration with the European Network of Research and Innovation Centres and Hubs (ENRICH) in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). In this event, participants from Europe and Latin America will gain knowledge and understanding of the Food-Water-Energy (FWE) Nexus, its characteristics, as well as its tool for how to address urban solutions in innovative ways with concrete examples. Speakers represent the Belmont Forum and projects funded in the #SUGInexus call (Sustainable Urbanisation Global Initiative (SUGI)/Food-Water-Energy Nexus) The webinar builds upon previously organized events in the series on Positive Energy Districts, organized within the ANPEI 2020 Conference and Urban Living Labs.

>> Register to the webinar
>> Watch live on Youtube

>> See the inviation to current events




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