We promote Gothenburg and its actor at the European level by organising events and by taking part in the current debates.

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Upcoming events


Latest event

Towards a fossil-free and energy sovereign future- lessons learned from urban district heating transitions

31st of January 2023

Past events

In the past, we have organised or participated in the organisation of the following events:

12th of October 2022: Youth at risk – How to prevent criminal engagement and promote youth empowerment through the European Social Fund (ESF)?  partner event of European Week of Region and Cities

9th of June 2022: New European Bauhaus Festival 2022: Designing public spaces - co-creation over coffee and cookies

2nd of June 2022: Nature Pedagogics - Making the Green Deal Real by Starting Young

14th of October 2021: BID - The future of urban development

23rd of June 2021: How can cities and regions support a more circular building sector?

2nd of June 2021: EU Green Week: EU Policy and Urban Water Management – Challenges of Implementation

5th of February 2021: EU:s framtida transportpolitik - så påverkas Sveriges regioner och kommuner

25th of January 2021: Den europeiska gröna given — EU:s nya ledstjärna?​​

22nd of October 2020: Urban Greening in the post-COVID era — partner event for EU Green Week 2020

17th of March 2020: Gender equality and honour related violence and oppression - policy making and practice

17th-18th October 2019: Thermal energy systems of the future - hot trends and cool solutions for cities - Celsius Summit and Closing Conference for FED- Fossil Free Energy District Project, Gothenburg's UIA-funded Project   

10th October 2019: Building Climate Neutral Cities - European Week of Regions and Cities, side event

9th October 2019: 1st CoRAI Summit on the Future of the Autonomous Mobility

3-4th October 2019: How do we achieve climate neutrality in Western Sweden? - Västsvenska EU konferensen (in Gothenburg) 

21st May 2019: How do we prevent crime and radicalisation among young adults in our cities? - Seminar with ESF-funded project YoungEast (UngÖst) 

14th May 2019: EU Green Week partner event: How can we create Clean Air in our Cities for better quality of life - jointly organised with Stockholm Region EU Office 

9th May 2019: Open the Doors for Reading Conference - Erasmus+ funded project coordinated by the City of Gothenburg 

22nd March 2019: Visions for the EU - A Panel Debate with MEP Candidates in collaboration with Brännpunkt Europa (in Gothenburg)

21st February 2019: Participation at How to implement the European Pillar of Social Rights at local level organised by Eurocities