ICTFOOTPRINT.eu at "Sustainable Energy Week"
Sustainable Energy Week is the most important European conference dedicated to sustainable energy policy issues. Sessions organised by the European Commission and energy stakeholders debate new policy developments, best practices and sustainable energy ideas, while networking events forge alliances. The event will have public authorities, energy agencies, industry associations, businesses, civil society organisations and the media are all invited to take part in the conference. Past speakers and participants have come from city councils and the European institutions, private companies and research organisations, citizen groups and NGOs.
ICTFOOTPRINT.eu will be introduced at the event, during the Energy Days workshop about “ICT applications in cities: delivering the energy union objectives”, on Thursday, 16 June 2016 from 09:00 to 13:30 (CEST), organised by Green Digital Charter / GuiDanCe (Initiative from EUROCITIES).
This workshop is going to put the focus on Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) for energy efficiency and on the reduction of ICT’s direct carbon footprint. Local government representatives (technical officers as well as politicians) will share smart city solutions and best practices. Experts will provide the participants with insightful perspectives on green ICT solutions delivering on the Energy Union ambitions. The purpose of this meeting is also to raise awareness and engage further with citizens and SMEs from the ICT sector.