During 14th and 16th of April 2016, Magnetar attended the Smart Blue City – 1st Euro-Mediterranean Conference 2016 which took place in Limassol – Cyprus.
The aim of the Conference was to bring together academia and industry and present recent scientific knowledge developments and technological products/services to city representatives for serving their efforts to adopt smart solutions for sustainable urban management purposes.
The scientific and presentation part of the conference focused on many areas that are in line with the expertise and activities of Magnetar such as:
Renewable Energy – Smart Energy Management
Smart Urban Transport
Smart Port Management
Smart Water Resource Management
Smart Waste Management
Smart Tourist Destinations – Tourism Management – Responsible Tourism –
Smart City Marketing & City Branding
Smart Applications for Natural Risk Management and Resilience in the Mediterranean (floods, earthquakes, drought etc.)
Participation – Smart People – Citizens’ Empowerment
Quality of Life
Smart government – New Governance Models
New Business Models for Smart Urban Development
Integrated Planning – Spatial Planning – Marine and Urban Planning
Blue Growth Opportunities – Potential Developments in Coastal Mediterranean Small and
Medium-sized Cities and Communities / Island regions
Large Data Management Challenges in the Urban Context
Our representatives participated in many sessions and meetings, enriching with this way the potential for collaboration in new projects.