Towards a Cloud of Public Services

December 2nd, 2014

ECIM joined forces with other European Cloud Projects on Tuesday, 25th of November to discuss best practices and various experiences during the “Towards a Cloud of Public Services” workshop organised by the European Commission in Brussels. Hugo Kerschot, founder and managing director of the IS-Practice presented ECIM’s Vision and initial results from the Brussels pilot […]

ECIM Presented to the Intelligent Community Forum

October 31st, 2014

Eric Legale from Issy les Moulineaux, France hosted a webinar with the Intelligent Community Forum members on the 30th of October 2014. ECIM solution was presented to the business and cities representatives not only from Europe (Paris, Eindhoven, Stockholm) but also from Toronto (Canada), Dublin (Ohio, US) and city of Riverside (US). This was an excellent […]

Issy Educates China on Smart City Innovation

October 31st, 2014

On October 22nd Eric Legale from Issy les Moulineaux, France, visited China and presented ECIM concept and objectives to over 20 senior managers from the Leshan City. City representatives included members of the government as well as companies involved with electronics and hi-tech innovation. The following day, Eric spoke about ECIM at Chengdu’s SME Forum (Capital City […]

Driving Smart Mobility Across Europe

October 31st, 2014

Susie Ruston McAleer, 21c Managing Partner, and Francois Du Mortier from CIRB, were invited to address delgates at Italy’s largest Smart Cities conference, Smart Cities Exhibition Bologna 20414, on the topic of using sustainable mobility in urban areas. Sharing a panel with mobility experts from Rhiental, the Oxford Internet Institute as well as the host […]

ECIM @ Franco-British Transport Conference 2014

October 17th, 2014

On Tuesday October the 14th, Partner 21c represented ECIM at the Franco-British Transport Conference 2014, co-organised by the French Chamber of Commerce in Great Britain and the Franco-British Council. The theme of this year’s conference was ‘Meeting the challenges for the City of tomorrow’. The conference gathered over 200 participants, ranging from City officials (Paris, […]

The ECIM pilot is moving forward!

September 29th, 2014

After several Lab demo sessions, drivers are now testing the first ECIM Mobility App in a real-life situation. Project partner iMinds organised 4 demo sessions with a total of 25 drivers, 5 of them being accompanied and assisted by a project partner. The other 20 were ‘uncontrolled’ users, testing the app on their own terms, […]

The ECIM Pilot has started in Belgium!

September 17th, 2014

The first phase of the ECIM Pilot has started in Belgium (Brussels and Ghent) this September… We are gathering some excellent feedback and actively working on improving the first ECIM Mobility App! Take a look at the pictures below!

ECIM @ OpenLivingLab Days in Amsterdam

September 5th, 2014

ECIM joined more than 200 innovators & LivingLab practitioners during the ENoLL Summer School, organised as a part of global Open Living Lab Days. This year’s edition was hosted in the city of Amsterdam between 2nd to 6th of September 2014. It was very successful event with many interactive workshops and site visits. The ECIM […]

ECIM Newsletter #1

June 24th, 2014

The first edition of the official ECIM Newsletter was just released! For the freshest information on the project, upcoming events and exclusive news, follow this link… And don’t forget to sign up to receive the next editions of the Newsletter directly into your mailbox! With upcoming Pilot testings in Brussels, Issy-les-Moulineaux, Barcelona and Birmingham, ECIM’s […]

2nd Project Meeting for ECIM in Issy!

June 13th, 2014

The ECIM Consortium met for the second time from the 10th to the 12th of June in welcoming Issy-les-Moulineaux to discuss project progress within the different Work Packages, as well as tasks and milestones for the following months. The team had a fruitful talk about technical requirements for the upcoming ECIM platform and discussed the […]