The United Nations Economic Commission of Europe (UNECE) and Organization for International Economic Relations (OiER) are organizing the workshop “United Smart Cities: implementing smart sustainable cities approaches worldwide” in Kiev, Ukraine on 29 January 2019. The workshop is organised as part of the Business for Smart Cities ExpoCongress.
“United Smart Cities” is a multi-stakeholder programme, which aims to address the major urban issues worldwide and supports the implementation of the 2030 Agenda at the local level. A big work under this programme is the elaboration of studies on city’s performances using the Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for Smart Sustainable Cities elaborated under the global initiative “United for Smart Sustainable Cities (U4SSC)”.
The workshop will present the progress made on the implementation of the United Smart Cities programme and will discuss smart sustainable cities approaches in Ukraine. The event will also focus on the work of the UNECE Joint Task Force on Energy Efficiency Standards in Buildings and on ways to improve energy efficiency in buildings and neighbourhoods to promote smart sustainable cities and policies in Ukraine and in the UNECE region.
Draft agenda ENG
Session 1. Implementation of the United Smart City Programme
United Smart Cities: Promoting smart sustainable cities worldwide PDF
Domenica Carriero, UNECE
Implementing the United Smart Cities Programme: Voznesensk, Ukraine MP4
Vitaly Lukov, Mayor of Voznesensk, Ukraine
UNDP's experience of smart municipalities: past and a way forward PDF
Maria Gutsman, UNDP
Powering Digital Economy PDF
Mykhaylo Bubnov, Schneider Electric Ukraine
Session 2. Improving energy efficiency in buildings and neighborhoods to promote smart sustainable cities
Joint Task Force on Energy Efficiency Standards in Buildings: Current Status and Next Steps PDF
O. Dzioubinski, UNECE
Energy Efficiency Standards in Buildings Project and the Joint Task Force PDF
D. Carriero, UNECE
Mapping of Existing Technologies to Enhance Energy Efficiency in Buildings in the UNECE Region PDF
O. Dzioubinski, UNECE
Ukraine: Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy PDF
Kostiantyn Gura, State Agency on Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving of Ukraine
Energy Efficient Construction in Belarus PDF
Leonid Danilevski, State Enterprise "Housing Institute"
Summary of session 2 PDF
For more information on the event, please contact:
Associate Economics Affairs Officer
Housing and Land Management Unit, UNECE
Regional Adviser on Energy