Funding the Cooperative City. New models for community spaces – Rome, May 5-7

On May 5-7 Rome will host “Funding the Cooperative City. New models for community spaces“. The workshop is organized by Eutropian, a planning, policy and research organization helping urban regeneration processes, together with many institutional and private partners. The event aims at discovering new economic models for community-led urban development through experiences and initiatives from […]

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HABITAT III

Habitat III is the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development, taking place in Quito, Ecuador, 17–20 October 2016. In the Prague conference the discussions covered various topics, and in the Prague declaration they noted the importance of promoting: Innovative and productive cities. Green, compact, resource efficient and resilient cities. Inclusive and safe cities. Good […]

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IASC European Regional Conference, Bern 10-13 May 2016

LabGov with professor Christian Iaione will take part in the next IASC conference! The 4th European Regional Meeting of IASC will have place in Bern from the 10th to the 13th May with the following subject: “Commons in a ‘glocal’ world: global connections and local responses”. IASC (International Association for the Study of the Commons) […]

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UrbanMeta, Eutropian and an Advice from the Research

UrbanMeta represents a large part of the Venetian civil society and stakeholders of the building sector. This network includes economic groups, professionals, universities, trade unions, builders and environmentalists. These actors have decided to be a part of a worktable to face the issues of the government of the area and the land consumption in a […]

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April 27 “La periferia come bene comune” conference: for a new culture of the city.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016 from 17:00 PM, the event “Per una nuova cultura della città: la periferia come bene comune”organized by Giovani per Roma Association will be held at Sala Quaroni , placed in via Ciro il Grande in Rome EUR. Professor Christian Iaione  from LabGov will partecipate to  discuss the role of urban common as […]

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The EU and the sharing economy. Guidelines to maximize its potential.

The topic of the sharing economy is gaining more and more attention at global level. Many institutions, governments, experts and also the private sector are increasingly questioning about its impact and how to regulate it in order to not suffocate its development and favor the achievement of its full economic potential, by promoting a flexible […]

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Pilastro is Bologna

What is Pilastro? Pilastro is a development project of Pilastro area , situated in the suburb of Bologna. It is promoted by the city of Bologna, with the support of the Regione Emilia Romagna, Fondazione del Monte di Bologna e di Ravenna and Cooperativa sociale Camelot-Officine Cooperative. The aim of that project is to add value to […]

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Professor Iaione interviewed in Israel

Professor Christian Iaione, LabGov’s co-founder and coordinator, was invited to take part in a conference organized in Israel by The Jerusalem Institute for Israel Studies and Bat Yam Urban Center, within the framework of the major project “Israel Sustainability Outlook 2030 ”. During this conference the Professor discussed Urban Sustainability and introduced the Co-City project and the idea of […]

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LAB New Congress Vienna : New narrative about Europe’s identity and purpose

LAB New Vienna congress Fondation wants to co-disigne a new future for Europe trough the process of decision making . 50 European pioneers from the fields of politics, business, science, art, religion, and civil society, LAB participants will take part to give their contribute and test methods of consensus to give to Europe a new narrative made […]

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We are already on our way to Amsterdam: Countdown to the new EU Urban Agenda

“Europe is one of the most urbanised continents in the world.” 75% Europeans live in urban areas, where 77% jobs and 53% companies are concentrated. They are the place where daily life takes place with challenges and demands to face every day in an increasingly complex matrix. With regards to climate change, social innovation, transport, […]

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