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The North West International SDG Conference

The North West International SDG Conference

  International thinkers, politicians and business leaders will debate and share experiences to find solutions for a sustainable future.  Best of all, you are invited to join this amazing…

How Alesund became Norway’s first city to adopt smart city KPIs

How Alesund became Norway’s first city to adopt smart city KPIs

The city of Ålesund lies on the West Coast of Norway between high mountains and the famous fjords. By Eva Vinje Aurdal, Mayor of Ålesund Home to approximately 67,000 people, the city of…

Announcing New Partnership in the Construction Sector

Announcing New Partnership in the Construction Sector

OiER/United Cities Digital sign an agreement with Iran Construction Engineering Organization (IRCEO) to support Smart Sustainable City Development. The cooperation will cover digital training…

COVID-19 donation to the Republic of Serbia

COVID-19 donation to the Republic of Serbia

As a sign of good neighborly relations, OiER has donated a comprehensive aid package to protect the Serbian population from the corona virus. Together with the Serbian NGO Biserni osmeh,…

Becoming a Smart, Sustainable City takes more than Sensors

Becoming a Smart, Sustainable City takes more than Sensors

Smart Cities will no longer be a static accumulator of data but will become extended through sensor technology with capability to interact with each other and instantaneously make decisions based on…

Smart Visualizing of Big Future Challenges in Cities

Smart Visualizing of Big Future Challenges in Cities

OiER as the UN Charter Centre of Excellence for Smart and Sustainable Cities is joining efforts with the leading tech-business partner Graffiquo. The partnership will be focusing on the challenges…

Clean, safe, and accessible public restrooms make cities livable

Clean, safe, and accessible public restrooms make cities livable

Sanitronics, to be the first Dutch business partner integrating its urban solutions in the United For Smart Sustainable Cities Implementation Programme to support local authorities in the field of…

Pluvi.On: From the Favelas to a startup success story

Pluvi.On: From the Favelas to a startup success story

Storms and floods have always affected the population of Brazil and claim numerous lives every year. The startup Pluvi.on from São Paulo does not leave those at risk in the rain.  …

New work stream on "Emergency response of cities to COVID-19"

The COVID-19 pandemic is having unprecedented imp​​acts on the social and economic aspect of many cities. ICT solutions and digital technologies can significantly expand a city’s capacity to…