On the Occasion of the Regional Innovation Award on Circular Economy, ShineBright on the region of Timis, in Romania that presented its project on Urbanize Hub.
The start-up, Urbanize Hub, is an online platform built around the idea of urban development and oriented towards the study and promotion of sustainable future cities.
The initiative is covering the following topics:
- Urban Regeneration: housing, inclusion, architecture and design, civil society actions,
- Future Cities: technology and innovation, green cities,
- Community Ideas & Opinions: a space for experts in the field to contribute with ideas and solutions for cities,
- Projects & Cities: example of good practice for others
- Renewable Energy: how it can be used practically and creatively to make a city more sustainable,
- Waste Management
- Circular Economy
It aims to involve experts, public administration, designers, architects, civil society activists, urban artists, academics or simply urban enthusiasts. The project intends to build a global network for urban development, using communication and advertisement to raise awareness on the importance of sustainable development for cities.
For more information check out Urbanize Hub!
The next Regional Innovation Award will take place in 2018 and will be dedicated to the Silver Economy in the context of AER SEED project.
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