INVITATION - Smart cities rule the future ! - conference invite 6-7 February 2018 - Murcia

Spend 2 days in an exciting conference about the latest insights about the smart city environment and the future of our cities. Share your ideas with a wide range of experts on Smart Cities and Sustainable Energy from the public and private sector coming from all over Europe, as they address today’s most pressing challenges Smart Cities are facing in the roads for a joint green transformation towards 2050.

We will share our findings and learnings and invite you to join future initiatives and projects and pitch your own ideas and projects.You’ll go home with new strategies and a methodology on smart energy planning strategies, new contacts from different sectors and nationalities, possible future (European) project opportunities and full of inspiration.


Most important findings and learnings of R4E, where 8 cities and 2 knowledge partners have been working together, demonstrating new participative and co-creative methodologies and processes, which support cities in executing their tasks related to achieving the EU energy efficiency objectives.

  • Inspiring talks from keynote speakers about the smart city environment and the future transformation
  • Interactive breakout sessions where to pool knowledge and share ground-breaking ideas
  • Great networking opportunities to expand your professional contacts and increase business opportunities
  • The opportunity to pitch your idea, business or project (scroll down for more information)


  • Public sector decision and policy makers at local, national and EU level
  • Smart City & Energy experts and technical staff from City Councils
  • Stakeholders involved in Smart mobility, buildings and urban spaces
  • Relevant networks, EU projects, and different associations
  • Private companies and organisations involved in Smart Cities related topics
  • Public transport organizations, housing associations, energy suppliers.
  • General public interested in urban energy planning and Smart City topics

And of course for you!


Are you interested to share your idea, business or project with the rest of the world? We will give floor to 10 inspiring pitches focusing on issues related to smart cities and that may bring innovative and singular concepts or approaches in these fields.

Propose your 2-minute pitch and get selected by our programme team. Show us how your idea or plan helps to build the road for a joint green transformation towards 2050. Convince us by sending your concept before 15 january 2018.