An Initiative is a thematic collection of projects.

Business Models, Finance and Procurement

Business Models, Finance & Procurement

The action cluster Business Models, Finance & Procurement is working on only one initiative which goes by the same title.

Read more Members: 5 Documents: 4 Projects: 0 Discussions: 0
Citizen Focus

Citizen Centric Approach to Data

Main Goal: Disseminate data protection guidelines 

Read more Members: 3 Documents: 12 Projects: 0 Discussions: 0

Participatory Budgeting for Inclusive Smart Cities and Communities

Main goal: Fostering knowledge, sharing of good practices & supporting capacity building for the implementation of Participatory Budgeting in Smart Cities

Read more Members: 4 Documents: 5 Projects: 0 Discussions: 0


Main Goal: Develop Tools and Platforms to make citizens central in the delivery of smart projects 

Read more Members: 8 Documents: 5 Projects: 0 Discussions: 0
Integrated Infrastructures and Processes

Urban Data Platform

Main Goal: To speed the adoption, at scale, of common open urban data platforms, and ensure that 300 million European citizens are served by cities with competent urban data platfo

Read more Members: 8 Documents: 13 Projects: 0 Discussions: 0

Small Giants

Main Goal: identify and support 50 EU ‘Small Giant’ cities to deliver tangible smart city solutions tailored to their collective needs

Read more Members: 2 Documents: 1 Projects: 0 Discussions: 0

Humble Lamppost

Main Goal: 10 Million Smart Lampposts across EU Cities 

Read more Members: 10 Documents: 15 Projects: 0 Discussions: 0
Integrated Planning, Policy and Regulations

From Planning and Implementation to Scaling up of Smart Cities

disseminate guidance to facilitate the uptake of common smart city solutions

Read more Members: 6 Documents: 0 Projects: 0 Discussions: 0

Tools for decision-making, management & benchmarking

Main Goal: Support the establishment of a measurement framework for policy-makers and city authorities to monitor and report on smart cities’ projects.

Read more Members: 26 Documents: 3 Projects: 0 Discussions: 0