INNOVATIVE APPROACHES TO SUSTAINABLE URBAN PLANNING: Cities at the heart of the energy transition

11 December, Madrid

The EU funded smart cities project EU-GUGLE ( will hold its final conference on sustainable urban planning solutions in Madrid on 11 December 2018.

Building on the experiences of pioneer cities involved in large scale energy efficiency projects, the conference will bring together urban planners, local policy makers, researchers, entrepreneurs and energy efficiency experts to discuss effective approaches and solutions to energy efficient urban planning and renovation.

Intent on delivering enabling knowledge to potential replicators, the conference will focus on sharing lessons learnt and practical case studies on the following key topics:

  • Technologies for affordable housing
  • Financing instruments and business models
  • Integrated planning
  • Citizen engagement

Going beyond the EU-GUGLE project, speakers will include representatives from public authorities, professional organisations and other European smart cities initiatives.

WHEN | 11 December 2018 (09:00 – 17:00)

WHERE | Colegio Oficial de Arquitectos de Madrid, Calle de Hortaleza 63, Madrid

Participation to the event is free but registration is mandatory via this link.

You can access the agenda here in English or in Spanish

To learn more about the EU-GUGLE project, visit

Contact:Guillaume Corradino, Tel: +32 2 400 10 08,

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 09:45