Collaborative Networking Hub for Public Administrations, Research Institutions and Private Businesses 18 oct

18 0ct 2013  Smart Smart Cities

Collaborative Networking Hub for Public Administrations, Research Institutions and Private Businesses

During the „Smart Cities” session held on the 18th of October on the occasion of the 6th Edition INCD Conference (Institutul Naţional de Cercetare-Dezvoltare în Construcţii, Urbanism şi Dezvoltare Teritorială Durabilă „URBAN-INCERC” / National Institute for Research and Development “URBAN-INCERC”, Bucharest, Romania), highlight was set upon the importance of an overarching strategic urban agenda for Romanian cities, for which emphasis was put on developing SMART(ly) the smart cities (platform): without strategy, everything would result in a financial burden rather than a solution, on top of which clear reference was made towards retrofitting infrastructures.

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Collaborative Networking Hub for Public Administrations, Research Institutions and Private Businesses 19 oct

19 Oct. 2013   Smart National Strategy for Smart Cities in Romania

Following the Smart Cities session held on the 18th of October on the occasion of the INCD Conference (Institutul Naţional de Cercetare-Dezvoltare în Construcţii, Urbanism şi Dezvoltare Teritorială Durabilă „URBAN-INCERC” / National Institute for Research and Development “URBAN-INCERC”, Bucharest, Romania), Urbasofia hosted a workshop at its headquarters in Smȃrdan Street No. 9 in the Old City of Bucharest. The scope of the meeting was to further discuss the topic of Smart Initiatives in Romania in the aim of creating a framework for the development of a National Platform. We gladly benefitted from valuable input from the participation of IND SOFT (Sibiu, RO) represented by Mr. Cătălin Popa and Ms. Ramona Fălămaş, Mr. Teodor Leopa, Urban Planner (Bucharest, RO), Mr. Claudiu Pătruțoiu, Urban Planner (Constanța, RO), Trilogis (Rovereto, IT) represented by Mr. Nicola Giuliani and Mr. Giuseppe Conti, Mr. Michele Gubert on behalf of SOFCPower (Trento, IT) and Mr. Fabrizio Napoleoni, Business and Technology Consultant (Roma, IT), together with the Urbasofia Team: Mr. Pietro Elisei, Director (Roma / Bucharest), Ms. Sabina Dimitriu, General Manager (Bucharest, RO), Ms. Wendy Laura Cînța, Communication & Projects Design, (Bucharest, RO) and Ms. Ana Toma, Assistant General Manager (Bucharest, RO).

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