More than 250 experts gathered last 20th-21st September in BY&FOR CITIZENS, a conference about the smart regeneration of cities and regions in which REZBUILD project has taken part
REZBUILD project participated last 20th-21st September in BY&FOR CITIZENS, a congress about the importance of smart cities projects to promote a sustainable development, organized by the Institute for Business and Competitiveness of Castilla y León and CARTIF as partner of REZBUILD.
The event, celebrated in Valladolid (Spain), gathered local and national authorities, representatives from the European Commission and INEA, project coordinators and experts involved in smart city projects co-funded by Horizon 2020 and FP7 programmes of the EC.
Horizon 2020 programmes, as REZBUILD Project, had the opportunity to share their experience and knowledge, discuss the challenges of the urban transformation, Nearly Zero and positive Energy buildings and business models and, in definitive, come up with innovative solutions.
REZBUILD project has had a prominent role during the congress thanks to the intervention made by Angelo Giordano from our partner Officinae Verdi Group, whose contribution addressed REZBUILD project aim, especially from the economic and financial point of view. In the same occasion, CARTIF has provided detailed information about the REZBUILD project in its standwhile our partner ZABALA, also present in the event, provided its support.
Our partner CARTIF is a private technology centre offering innovative solutions to help companies to improve their competitiveness and create new business opportunities. Since the foundation, the priority of the centre is to contribute to the development of social and economic environment through the use of technological innovation. In REZBUILD Project, CARTIF will collaborate with VIAS in the development of the 3DP technology and will be responsible for LCA.
Our partner Officinæ Verdi Group, created by UniCredit in Joint Venture with WWF, in the last years of activity has arranged investments for about 100 M€ in circular economy and energy efficiency operations. The Group has consolidated a high level of competence and know-how in the energy efficiency field for all business sectors such as real estate, infrastructures, retail, industrial and manufacturing, sport, smart cities, becoming the strategic partner of market leaders at national and international level.