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Covenant of Mayors upcoming events in Autumn 2018

11 September 2018

As a Covenant Supporter since 2010, Polis is pleased to share with you this overview of the upcoming events organised by the Covenant of Mayors this September and October 2018 across Europe. Save the dates to your calendar.

12 September 2018: Citizens Leading the Energy & Climate Transition Conference, Clonmel, Tipperary County, Ireland

The conference seeks to develop capacity and knowledge of key local actors, while addressing how effective collaboration and partnership can facilitate a successful climate and energy transition.More info

18 September 2018: Burgemeestersconvenant workshop / Covenant of Mayors Workshop Netherlands Utrecht, the Netherlands

Het hoofddoel van de workshop is om de synergie tussen het Burgemeestersconvenant en bestaande nationale initiatieven in Nederland te bespreken. Uiteraard komen ook de behoeften van Nederlandse ondertekenaars met betrekking tot het initiatief van het Burgemeestersconvenant. More info

25 September 2018: Covenant of Mayors webinar: Planning a Sustainable City through Carbon Budgets

One of the big steps towards sustainable and low carbon cities is the capacity to cap and monitor greenhouse gas emissions and plan activities, infrastructures and urban design accordingly. Carbon budgets enable to visualise carbon emission reductions, how they are financed, and to allocate responsibilities. More info

2 October 2018: Encuentro Estatal del Pacto de los Alcaldes 2018 Barcelona, Spain

El próximo 2 de Octubre en el centro modernista San Pau de Barcelona, estaremos llevando a cabo el Encuentro Estatal del Pacto de los Alcaldes 2018, con el fin de presentar y debatir los aspectos más relevantes relaciones con el Pacto de los Alcaldes, fundamentalmente la renovación del Club del Pacto de los Alcaldes y la decisión de los próximos pasos del Club. More info

10 October 2018: The Covenant of Mayors Community: A governance model for the future EU Cohesion Policy Brussels, Belgium

Together with the Committee of the Regions (CoR), the Covenant of Mayors-Europe Office is organising an event as part of the 2018 European Week of Regions and Cities. The event will consist of a workshop followed by a participatory session. More info

17 October 2018: Covenant of Mayors webinar - Germany: Energy efficient retrofitting and construction in municipalities

Energy efficient retrofitting and construction is on everyone’s lips. But what does this mean for local authorities? What should municipalities take into consideration? Find out more by exchanging with the Passive House Institute, the Covenant signatory Wolfurt and the Energy Institute Vorarlberg in this webinar for beginners. Further information available soon.

18 October 2018: Control, cap, cut: How to handle emission reduction in cities - Covenant of Mayors capacity building workshop Tampere, Finland

The workshop will focus on different mitigating measures from the energy, constructions and transport sectors, aiming at reducing emission in the city territory, as well as on understanding the importance of a scientific basis for the policy making process, the existing knowledge gap and frontiers of the city emission inventories. More info

9 October 2018: EIP-SCC Marketplace at the European Week of Regions and Cities Brussels, Belgium

This event will offer all actors of the Smart City panorama the possibility to meet, network, shape views, exchange best practices, and find partners. More info