ECIM Attends a Prestigious Conference In Issy

June 19th, 2015

On 16 June 2015 the city of Issy-les-Moulineaux, France, held a conference entitled “How to Build Smart Mobility Systems to Improve Local Transport Plans.” The event was organised in the framework of Futur en Seine, an international festival dedicated to digital innovation, and aimed to examine how French and European cities can harness digital innovation […]

ECIM General Assembly Moves the Project Forward

June 9th, 2015

On 2 June 2015 consortium partners from Belgium, France, Greece, Spain and the UK gathered in Brussels for the third ECIM General Assembly. The Assembly was divided into two parts. During the first part the progress in each work package was discussed in detail and an action plan for the coming months was agreed on. During the […]

ECIM Selected to Feature at World's Largest Integrated Transport Conference

April 15th, 2015

We are pleased to announce that our paper on ‘Urban trends driving ITS changes’ has been accepted for publishing and presentation at the ITS World Congress, due to be held in Bordeaux, France, later this year. In our work we discuss the challenges associated with the proliferation of sharing economy-inspired services, and describe ways in […]

ECIM on Flemish TV

April 10th, 2015

On 9 April 2015 ECIM was featured in a broadcast about Smart Cities on the Flemish TV channel EEN. Pieter Ballon from iMinds used the app to navigate around Brussels and look for a parking space in the city. Watch the full video here, in Dutch.

Hands On with the ECIM Barcelona App at 4YFN

March 6th, 2015

It was an event that ECIM could not miss, 3 full days of unstoppable conversations purely devoted to innovation in the mobile and digital ecosystem proved how vital and timely solution the ECIM platform is. 4 Years From Now (4YFN) organised in Barcelona, Spain from 2nd to 4th March 2015,  is an international programme presented […]

Join our Group of Innovators and Get the Unique Opportunity to Test ECIM BCN App!

February 27th, 2015

Are you coming to Barcelona next week for the #4YFN or #MWC? If yes, then why not to avoid all the unnecessary hassle and have your map, calendar, events, points of interest (eg. your hotel) and public transport information at your fingerprints? We have developed a first prototype of the ECIM BCN Mobility and Conference […]

ECIM Shines at Prestigious Smart City Conference

January 27th, 2015

On 22nd January ECIM co-hosted the Connected Smart Cities Conference in Brussels, Belgium. Attracting more than 150 Smart City enthusiasts and city representatives from over 20 countries, the event was a perfect opportunity to promote the project’s vision and objectives, as well as to showcase ECIM Common Parking API, an innovative tool designed to simplify […]

ECIM Passed its First Tests in Issy les Moulineux

December 17th, 2014

Issy les Moulineux had the chance to put ECIM features into practice and test several everyday scenarios in a quest to improve the application. On the 5th of December 2014, the first version of the ECIM application has been tested for two hours by 20 users. Testers were put in the end-users shoes simulating situations […]

ECIM @ City Innovation Summit

December 4th, 2014

  Today, Europe represents the 7% of the world population, the 25% of the world economic power, but also the 50% of world expense on Public Services. This is one of the main reasons that made the smartest cities of the world to participate in the first edition of the City Innovation Summit: discussing solutions […]

ECIM @ Global Forum 2014

December 2nd, 2014

Julia Glidden from 21c and Hugo Kerschot from IS – Practice had the opportunity to present ECIM to experts from around the world at the Global Forum 2014: Our Path to a Digital Future in Geneva Switzerland (17-18 Nov). During Julia’s panel: Citizen-Centric Smart Cities stakeholders ranging from Smart libraries in Canada & Smart Transport in […]