Complete list of activities for the dissemination of the LIFE FUTURE PROJECT

[11/10/2016] - 11th International Metnet Seminar and Conference in Castell de la Plana, Spain
UJI presented the LIFE FUTURE Project at 11th International Metnet Seminar and Conference in Castelló de la Plana.
The purpose of METNET-network is to bring together different European R&D and training organizations to develop new products and services to support innovative processes in companies working in the field of metallic construction and industry. In this context it was showed and explained the poster of the Life Future Project and several leaflets were distributed to the visitors
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[07/10/2016] - SEMINAR: New strategies for municipal waste management & initiatives for the generation of economic, social and environmental value in Valencia, Spain.
AIMPLAS presented the LIFE FUTURE project at seminar “New strategies for municipal waste management & initiatives for the generation of economic, social and environmental value.
The seminar was aimed at presenting initiatives, opportunities and projects related to waste management and green public procurement in municipalities within the Valencian region. AIMPLAS made a technical conference of “Green public procurement at the municipalities, new tools for its implementation. Presentation of LIFE FUTURE project.” Most of the attendees were mayors, councilors and public technicians. All of them showed a high interest in the project outcomes, and some of them expressed their interest in being stakeholders of the project (supporting the project by providing information, validating the tool once developed, disseminating the project, etc.). 
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[30/09/2016] - ECOFIRA 2016 14th International Fair on Environmental Solutions, Valencia (Spain).
AIMPLAS presented the LIFE FUTURE project at ECOFIRA 2016.
ECOFIRA is an international trade fair on environmental solutions and a meeting point where companies and government agencies present the latest advances in efficient environmental management. The event was useful to disseminate the scope and expected outcomes of LIFE FUTURE project among certain companies that attended the AIMPLAS stand. 
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[19/09/2016] - Sustainable mobility week in Castell de la Plana, Spain.
UJI presented the LIFE FUTURE Project at Sustainable mobility week.
To spread to society of Castelló the solutions and measures in order to improve the sustainable mobility. To this end it was pushed a contest called “éBRICKbike” with the aim to develop ideas about how to generate energy with a bicycle. In this context and taking into account the proximity of the municipal authorities it was showed the roll up of the Life Future Project and several leaflets were distributed to the visitors
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[23/07/2016] - Workshop Management of the life cycle into the construction and energy sectors, in Madrid, Spain.
UJI presented the LIFE FUTURE Project at Workshop “Management of the life cycle into the construction and energy sectors”.
The purpose of this first annual Workshop of the esLCA net was to show the last researching works and improvements in terms of Life Cycle Assessment for the construction and energy sectors. During the presentation carried out by Sari Vidal, it was explained the participation in the Life Future project and its aim
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[15/07/2016] - 7th European Summit of Regions and Cities
ACR+ presented LIFE FUTURE and other of its public procurement projects in Bratislava in July 2016
ACR+ took part in the 7th European Summit of Regions and Cities held on 8 and 9 July 2016 in Bratislava. This event, organised by the Committee of the Regions, Bratislava municipality and Bratislava region focused on the need for investments and for better cross-border connections in order to unlock the growth potential offered by the rich diversity of Europe's regions. During the session "Investment in Motion" ACR+ made a video presentation about the activities of the Circular Europe Network, the PPI4Waste project on public procurement of innovation in the field of waste management and resource efficiency, and on the LIFE Future project about green public procurement for urban furniture.
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[14/07/2016] - Programa Life Infoday Regional in Valencia, Spain.
INNDEA presented the LIFE FUTURE Project at Programa Life Infoday.
The event was organised by the regional association of technological institutes with the aim of presenting the new call of proposals of LIFE +: its objectives, priorities, financial issues, etc. Part of the agenda was dedicated to show different Life projects approved in past years as good practices. InnDEA was invited to make a presentation of LIFE FUTURE Project as example of project focused on green procurement, explained to the audience highlighting the main objectives and expected results. The participants came from public bodies of Valencia.    
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[29/06/2016] - 2nd vision 2020 Climate Helix Event in Valencia, Spain.
INNDEA presented the LIFE FUTURE Project at 2nd vision 2020 Climate Helix Event.
The objective of the event was to promote networking between researchers and business representatives in order to form consortia for the forthcoming Horizon 2020 funding opportunities. Inndea explained LIFE FUTURE Project for the city of Valencia giving information of the Project`s scope
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[29/06/2016] - Taller prctico H2020: ENERGA SEGURA, LIMPIA Y EFICIENTE in Valencia, Spain
INNDEA presented the LIFE FUTURE Project at Taller práctico H2020: ENERGÍA SEGURA, LIMPIA Y EFICIENTE.
The Framework Program for Research and Innovation of the European Union Horizon 2020 had been accumulating for two and a half years, so it is time to take stock of the participation of companies and entities in the Valencian Community and its comparative in National level, as well as to identify the new opportunities in force between 2016 and 2017.  The attendees came from enterprises, researchers and other entities interested in participating in European R+D projects. They presented the LIFE FUTURE Project in the round table, where they had 15 minutes to explain the scope of the Project
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[16/06/2016] - SEMINAR: Advanced composites in automotive sector in San Sebastin, Spain
AIMPLAS presented the LIFE FUTURE project at seminar “Advanced composites in automotive sector”.
The conference was aimed at presenting the potential of advanced composites for increasing the energy efficiency and reduce the environmental impacts in automotive sector. AIMPLAS exposed a technical conference of “Carbon footprint reduction through the use of advanced composites”, where the LIFE FUTURE project was shown to disseminate the scope. Some of the attendees were related to public administrations, and they showed their interest in the project outcomes
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[15/06/2016] - Madrid International Town Planning and environment trade fair (TECMA) in Madrid, Spain
AIJU presented the LIFE FUTURE Project at Madrid Internationl Town Planning and environment trade fair (TECMA)
TECMA will focus on the proposals being developed by companies and entities in order to make cities more sustainable and with a better quality of life. Efficiency and sustainability are the main challenges the cities face.  Sustainable town planning: The organizations came from local government mayors and councilors, municipal technical experts. People AIJU explained and gave information to each exhibitor at the fair involved in environmental issues, including public administration. All the participants had the occasion to see the LIFE FUTURE poster and leaflets have been distributed.
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[18/05/2016] - LIFE programme workshop in Zagreb, Croatia.
Koprivnika presented the LIFE FUTURE Project at LIFE programme workshop.
Ministry of Environmental and Nature Protection invited City of Koprivnica to make a presentation of LIFE FUTURE Project on the workshop, in order to inform the public about a project financed from LIFE programme and to make a presentation of experiences in preparation and implementation stage. Maja Balaško participated on a workshop and held the presentation about experiences in preparation and implementation of the project with a few practical tips for all those who are planning to implement LIFE projects

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[17/05/2016] - SEMINAR: Circular Economy: Waste as a resource in Valencia, Spain
AIMPLAS presented the LIFE FUTURE project at seminar “Circular Economy: Waste as a resource”.
The seminar was aimed at presenting initiatives, opportunities and projects related to circular economy, waste, sustainability and innovation. AIMPLAS exposed a poster “LIFE FUTURE – Sustainable urban furniture: tool design for environmental assessments in the green procurement framework” to show the project. Most of the attendees were related to public procurement as they belong to public administrations. Some of them showed their interest in the project outcomes.
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[04/05/2016] - PPI4WASTE Meet the market event in Zagreb, Croatia.
Koprivnika presented the LIFE FUTURE Project at PPI4WASTE Meet the market event in Croatia «Promotion of innovations for resource efficiency and waste management in public procurement».
Within the project PPI4Waste, Zagreb City Holding organised a conference entitled “Promotion of public procurement of innovation for waste treatment”. This conference addressed municipal companies, experts in the field, local authorities and academic institutions. City of koprivnica made a presentation of LIFE FUTURE Project on the conference since it deals with recource efficiency and green public procurement which is the topic covered on the event. 
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[27/04/2016] - 8th Conference on Sustainable Cities and Towns in Bilbao, Spain.
ACR+ presented the LIFE FUTURE Project at 8th conference on sustainable cities and towns.
The 8th European Conference on Sustainable Cities & Towns focused on the pressing need for action by local governments to change unsustainable pathways and shape Europe’s future. Following the UN Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Agreement adopted by 195 countries at the Climate Conference of the Parties (COP 21). Most of the attendees were public authorities at national, regional and local level, research institutes and universities. ACR + exhibited in the stand a poster of the LIFE FUTURE Project where all the participants had the occasion to see it. Also leaflets have been distributed
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[27/04/2016] - JORNADAD RETO SOCIAL in Valencia, Spain.
INNDEA presented the LIFE FUTURE Project at Jornada Reto Social.
Workshop to exchange experiences about the introduction of social clauses and innovative public procurement Life Future was explained as a good practice in a public administration for sustainable procurement. Inndea gave information about the website of the project. The attendees came from the City Councils of Madrid, Barcelona, Zaragoza and Murcia. 
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[21/04/2016] - SEMINAR: Trends and opportunities for environmental innovation in plastic materials and products in Cali, Colombia.
AIMPLAS presented the LIFE FUTURE project at seminar “Trends and opportunities for environmental innovation in plastic materials and products”.
AIMPLAS attended the seminar was aimed at presenting projects related to plastic materials, sustainability and innovation. AIMPLAS made a presentation within the conference “Ecodesign with plastic and carbon footprint” where LIFE FUTURE was shown. Attendees requested additional information regarding public procurement and its implementation in Europe.
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[15/04/2016] - II Congreso de ciudades inteligentes (Smart cities) in Madrid, Spain.
AIJU presented the LIFE FUTURE Project at II Congreso de ciudades inteligentes (Smart cities).
Participants discussed many issues of great importance in the field of SMART cities, with issues such as social innovation; government, economics and citizenship; habitability, intelligent management of infrastructure and public services; smart tourist destinations, islands and rural areas and intelligent energy efficiency and environmental management, among others. The attendees came from public administration, Architects/Engineers/ Planners, solution providers and systems, etc. People AIJU explained and gave information to each congress participants involved in environmental issues, including public administration who they were interested in LIFE FUTURE Project.
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[30/03/2016] - SMART CITIES THINK TANK in Valencia, Spain.
INNDEA presented the LIFE FUTURE Project at I SMART CITIES THINK TANK.
Workshop about integral solutions and guides of energetic efficiency.The participants were AVAESEN and InnDEA Valencia Talk about energy efficient models for the cities, Smart Cities and innovative projects. They also shared innovative projects and good solutions and good practices. Inndea explained the work it does about energy, and Life Future was one of the projects explained. In the event, Inndea explained the Life Future Project and its objectives to enterprises, public administrations that attended.
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[11/03/2016] - I CONGRESO COGITCV in Valencia, Spain.
INNDEA presented the LIFE FUTURE Project at I Congreso COGITCV.
Congress "The diversity of the profession Graduate in Engineering” speak about Innovation, Smarts cities and the project. Inndea presented its strategy about innovation and Smart city to the engineers that attended. Inndea was invited to make the opening keynote. We had the opportunity to explain our work with European projects, innovative projects and smart city. The participants were people from InnDEA Valencia, the Official Telecommunications Association and university. InnDEA used a power point presentation with information about Life Future, among others. 
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[08/03/2016] - Expo alcalda in Zaragoza, Spain
AIJU presented the LIFE FUTURE Project at Expoalcaldía in Zaragoza.
  Expoalcaldía confirms its commitment to the future of sustainable urban development, where urban equipment and services companies meet the needs of a society which is progressing and is demanding solutions from those responsible for planning and projecting cities. The attendees came from local government mayors and councilors, municipal technical experts,etc. People AIJU explained and gave information to each exhibitor at the fair involved in environmental issues, including public administration about the scope of the LIFE FUTURE Project.
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[17/12/2015] - AIMPLAS presented the LIFE FUTURE project at ECOFIRA 2016.
LIFE FUTURE – La compra pública verde llega a los municipios españoles.
Presentation of the project in the journal Equipamientos y Servicios Municipales,which is a technical journal on management, projection and current affairs in the field of services and equipment for municipalities. It provides relevant information on urban planning, environment, energy efficiency, smartcities, and so forth, at the municipal level.
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[05/11/2015] - CONAMA 2015
AIMPLAS presented the LIFE FUTURE project at CONAMA Local 2015
AIMPLAS attended CONAMA Local 2015, which was held in Málaga (Spain) on 7-8 October 2015, and presented the LIFE FUTURE project. CONAMA Local is a forum for discussion and work among professionals from all stakeholders in order to engage in the discussion of sustainability to local and regional governments, businesses, technology platforms and the third sector and encourage more active participation in commitments to the fight against climate change and other environmental problems.
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[05/11/2015] - FuturENVIRO 2015
LIFE FUTURE - A new tool will allow city councils to choose sustainable urban furniture
Presentation of the project in the journal FuturENVIRO, which is a technical journal aimed at the dissemination of projects, technologies and current developments in the environment sector.
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[26/10/2015] - Made from Plastic & Ecofira 2015
AIMPLAS presented the LIFE FUTURE project at MADE FROM PLASTIC 2015
AIMPLAS organised MADE FROM PLASTIC, the First Hall entirely dedicated to plastic solutions, which was held in Valencia (Spain) on 21-22 October 2015 in parallel to ECOFIRA - 13th International Fair on Environmental Solutions. The LIFE FUTURE project was presented in a poster exhibition area.
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