Smart V4 Strategies

South Poland Cleantech Cluster participates in a newly started Visegrad project together with partners – Czech Smart City Cluster, Slovak Smart City Cluster and Digitalis Jolet nonprofit from Hungary. The project “Smart V4 Strategies” was awarded financing support from the Visegrad Fund.

The aim of the project is to connect relevant partners in the given area of SMART strategies and prepare procedures for classification of SMART strategies in V4 countries into one complex database portal. The project offers V4 partners international cooperation in unifying SMART strategies to GreenDeal/SDG rules. The vision is to strengthen the unity and effectiveness in implementation of SMART strategies in all V4 countries.
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South Poland Cleantech Cluster

is the initiator of the krk UrbanHub project - a sustainable CEE (Central- and Eastern European) urbanization hub
krakowurbanhub is a partner in the urbanhub europe consortium of European cities consisting of BLOXHUB in Copenhagen, KIRAHub in Helsinki, Munich Urban Colab, FACTORY Hammerbrooklyn Hamburg, FAKTORY Berlin, Urban Resilience Hub Barcelona
krk UrbanHub is a national and international meeting place that engages people in architecture, design and sustainable urban development. This is done through exhibitions, debates, events, business development and new partnerships.
krk UrbaHhub is an ecosystem for creating cities of the future, and at the same time a space to share ideas, skills and strategies for designing buildings and urban development based on a people-centered approach and high standards of sustainable development, and a membership-based community combining urban development, architecture, design, design, construction, circular economy and digitization.
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South Poland Cleantech Cluster

SPCleantech is co-founder of European Alliance for Cross- Industrial Circular Economy Investments (ICEI Alliance) consisting of European clusters and universities. During 2020-2021 there have been held meetings to prepare the establishment of the European Alliance for Cross- Industrial Circular Economy Investments, hosted by the Circular Economy Centre at Digipolis, Kemi, Finland.

The ICEI Alliance has for ambition to make Europe the global industrial circular economy platform to accelerate the deployment of world-class circular economy solutions to industry. It acts as a pipeline of business-led circular economy investment projects. Alliance members support businesses with the structuring of their investment cases as well as with accessing funding and financing streams.
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6th Green Smart City Forum

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On April 20-21, 2023, the 6th Green Smart City Forum organized by the University of Agriculture in Krakow took place. The main purpose of the event was to exchange views and experiences between local government authorities, universities, environmental protection funds, NGOs, entrepreneurs, residents of Małopolska and all interested in the topics of smart technologies for Smart City and Smart Village.

The president of SPCleantech, Janusz Kahl, took part in the opening panel discussion on Zielina Transformacja w Smart City.

The thematic scope of this year’s edition was:

  • Green Transformation in Smart City
  • Green Transformation in Smart Village
  • the impact of geopolitics on the development of Smart City and Smart Village
  • energy transformations and the topics of Smart City and Smart Village

The theme of this year’s edition of the Green Smart City Forum was Green Transformation: Energy – Environment
– Human. The issues of the 6th edition covered the issues of urban and rural management, with a special focus
taking into account the issues of social services, energy efficiency of public infrastructure,
innovation of technology in municipal services, biologically active surfaces in areas
urban and functional. As every year, the conference was divided into thematic and discussion panels,
covering issues related to the green transformation in Smart City and Smart Village, enriched
o new ecological trends and technologies changing the lifestyle in cities and in the countryside. green
transformation affects every human being on Earth. If we want to change the world for the better, we must take action
informed decisions regarding energy, environment and people.