Smart Sustainable Cities

Bringing together selected European and UK cities to showcase best practice.

Smart Sustainable Cities

An unrivalled opportunity for networking between UK innovators and European cities.

Smart Sustainable Cities

Forging strong city-to-city connections focused on implementable smart and sustainable solutions.

Smart Sustainable Cities

Offering an ongoing platform for exchange of innovation, knowledge and experience.

Smart Sustainable Cities

Opportunities to exchange ideas with experts and dynamic UK and European cities and businesses.

Smart Sustainable Cities – a UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office initiative – bringing together selected European and UK cities to showcase best practice and provide a two-way opportunity for knowledge sharing and networking.

The invitation-only two 2-day workshops provide an unrivalled opportunity to forge strong city-to-city connections, focused on implementable smart and sustainable solutions, offering an ongoing platform for exchange of innovation, knowledge and experience.

It’s great to see ideas and successful projects and have contacts who are willing to share information and experience.

David Hopper, Stirling

Forthcoming events:


February 2019
Transforming city mobility. 

This website is a key resource for accessing further information about the initiative, as well as highlighting examples of best practice and sharing knowledge across UK and European cities. Browse the case studies to find out more.

Case studies

Showcasing best practice from smart sustainable cities.  More…

Integrated Municipal Public Transport System in Lublin

Aims of the project: Building of a Traffic Management System;The main objective of the project was to raise the broadly understood attractiveness of the public transport system in Lublin through its comprehensive reconstruction. The project implementation...

Triangulum: Manchester City Council

Aims of the project: The project is working across the themes of energy, mobility and ICT to explore innovative solutions to reduce costs, reduce energy consumption and engage with Manchester citizens. The energy theme is focussed on: Building Optimisations in...

Red Ninja: LIFE – 8mins2savelives

To ensure ambulances get to hospitals in 8 minutes or less Ambulance services across the UK are required to meet 75% of life-threatening cases within 8 minutes to guarantee NHS funding and avoid fines. Many struggle to meet this target and ageing demographics, a...