OIS 2017 will explore the key enabling factors of cities’ capacity to innovate, prosper and share the benefits of growth with all. OIS 2017 will bring together leaders from governments, cities, corporates and civil society organisations to share successful practices, models and ideas, in the spirit of mutual learning and exchange. Turin will host the main event on 5-7 April, as a European middle-size city that has proven able to develop and implement a post-industrial strategy in order to remain competitive on the international stage and share with the whole community the benefits that come from that. An International call for Solutions for Civic and Smart City technologies has been launched and the winners will be showcased in the Tech Demonstrator of the Open Innovation Center of the City of Turin, Open Incet, where the main event will take place.
AT A GLANCE
(European Commission, Committee of the Regions, World Bank, International Monetary Fund, Inter American Development Bank)
CALL FOR SOLUTIONS
The Call is launched each year under the general theme of “Civic Technologies for Smart Cities and Inclusive Growth”, and promoted through the EU Global Innovation Exchange portal The submission into the Call will be free of charge. The selected solutions will be accepted to showcase in the Open Incet Technology Demonstrator.
A 350 squared meters open space will stage technologies, both at the prototype and commercialisation stage, which can support cities’ in the development of a sustainable integrated local development. The technology solutions showcased in the demonstrator will be selected through the international call.
The demonstrator will be accessible to general public as well as to specific targets (i.e. Schools, SMEs).The demonstrator will be open during the days of the Summit.
OPEN INNOVATION SUMMIT 2017
The Summit is a three day event gathering city and technology leaders from all over the world. The event offers a wealth of opportunities to learn about successful practices of city innovation and inclusive growth, and to build long lasting relationships with peers to start up future collaborations and initiatives. The event will comprise plenaries, interactive dialogues and networking sessions.
City Leaders and Planners
City Leaders and Planners will be coming to OIS 2017 to meet with innovative solution providers. Policy, technology and resource management leaders will include: Mayors, Council Members, Chief Information and Technology Officers, City Planners & Makers, Urban Designers
Technology and innovation actors
Technology and innovation actors will be showcasing their products and services addressing the needs of a Smart and Inclusive City. Innovative Solutions will include: Infrastructures, Environment, ICT, Resilience, Education, Science and Culture
Corporate players will have the opportunity to develop new business relationships with key stakeholders, including:
Sponsorship and visibility opportunities are also available for established business leaders in the fields of Innovation and Smart City Solutions.
Open Incet Turin
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Partners Tech Demonstrators