Unite! smart cities – by and for the citizens

PoliTo in collaboration with Unite! alliance organizes an online session for schools on the topic of Smart Cities. It will be an opportunity to learn about the transition to sustainable and climate-neutral cities by 2030.

If there are classes willing to actively participate they can write an email to isabella.susa@polito.it
The link to the session will be published on the website below by September 26th.


Discover the program

Online session

Agenda of the session

– 10:00-10:05
Introduction of the session


– 10:05-10:10
Welcome address by Andreas Winkler (Secretary General Unite! TU Darmstadt)

Moderator announces each researcher

— 10:15-10:20
Mission 100: climate-neutral cities by 2030
KTH Stockholm, Åsa Minoz (Innovation Strategist, Viable Cities)


— 10:20-10:25
eMOTIONAL Cities – Mapping the cities through the senses of those who make them
Universidade de Lisboa, Paulo Morgado (Professor of Geography and Spatial Planning)


— 10:25-10:30
Smart City as artificial landscape that expands the functionality of nature
Aalto University, Toni Kotnik (Professor of Design of Structures)


— 10:35-10:40
Resilient Digital Cities
TU Darmstadt, Joachim Schulze (Dr.-Ing, Unit of Design and Urban Development)


— 10:45-10:50
Smart City Digitalization for Mobility as a service schema and beyond
Politecnico di Torino, Marco Rapelli (PhD, Future Urban Legacy Lab)


— 10:50-10:55
Sobriety is the real challenge: how can smart-buildings help?
Grenoble INP, Stéphane Ploix (Professor, Department of Energy, Water and Environment)


— 11:00-11:30
Questions to the researchers submitted by school classes