SDRN Events

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Smart Cities UK Conference 2017

By Robert Lyons on 17th January 2017
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Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 08:30 to Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 15:45


Across the UK we are seeing more and more examples of smart city transformation. Key 'smart' sectors utilised by such Cities include transport, energy, health care, water and waste. Against the current background of economic, social, security and technological changes caused by the globalization and the integration process, cities in the UK face the challenge of combining competitiveness and sustainable urban development simultaneously.

Co-producing neighbourhood resilience

By Robert Lyons on 9th November 2016
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Thursday, November 24, 2016 - 17:00 to 20:30


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Saturday, January 16, 2016 - 10:00 to 15:30

This workshop, organised by Catherine Max Consulting, Climate UK and Durham University (BIOPICCC) will showcase approaches to building resilience in health and care services. It will be an opportunity to promote awareness of severe weather and future climate risks to health and well being among colleagues and community partners; make the business case for action; build alliances which successfully improve service and community resilience; and influence policy. 

Energy Visualisation for Carbon Reduction event

By Bridget Elliott on 12th August 2015
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Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 10:00 to 17:30

Plymouth, UK

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Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 10:00 to 15:30

University of Exeter, UK

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Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 14:00 to 15:45

University of Gloucestershire, Cheltenham, UK

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Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 17:30 to 19:30

Central London, UK

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Tuesday, April 14, 2015 - 13:00 to 14:00


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Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 13:00 to 18:00

Oxford Brookes University, Oxford, UK

DECC Community Heat Conference

By Bridget Elliott on 24th February 2015
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Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 09:30 to 16:00

Birmingham Town Hall, Birmingham, UK