Urban Sustainability and Smart City (USSC) Event at New Delhi

New Delhi, India | Thursday, June 01, 2023

Urban Sustainable and Smart City Event

The 4th in the series of the Urban Sustainability and Smart City (USSC) Event was held on 1st and 2nd June 2023 at New Delhi. This is a series of four events, under the India - EU Urban Partnership (IEUP) support project.




The two-day event saw participation from key experts from various public and private organizations and EU Member States. The event was focused on the themes of urban mobility, solid waste management, urban resilience, metropolitan planning and digital urban transformation with a wide range of speakers. The sessions were structured as sectoral panel discussions wherein the panelists shared their knowledge. On day one, there were discussions on topics of Integrated Urban Mobility including cycling, Mobility as a Service (MaaS), solid waste management, circular economy, urban resilience, etc. On the second day, there were sessions on metropolitan planning, usage of digital platforms, use of Integrated Command and Control Centre (ICCC), etc. The workshop was concluded with a roundtable discussion among the participants to exchange views on the workshop themes.



The event was attended by more than 70 participants from EU Member States, National Institute of Urban Affairs (NIUA), TERI - The Energy and Resources Institute, Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA), NITI Aayog, International Urban and Regional Cooperation (IURC), Indian Institute of Public Administration (IIPA), private organisations amongst others.


The event focused on capturing and showcasing the consolidated learnings from the India - EU Urban Partnership support project.