27 June
28 June
Dinner
29 June

June 27th

16h00

City Tour of Liège

18h30

Welcome Drink

at the Town Hall of Liège

June 28th

8h30 – 9h00

Registration

Combined with a quick breakfast

9h00 – 9h30

Introduction to the 21st EMAN Conference

9h30 – 10h30

Plenary Session

Smart City Indicators: the need of different types of indicators

Rudolf Giffinger, TU Wien

10h30 – 12h00

Parallel Sessions

Parallel sessions about Smart Cities and Smart City monitoring

Thematic:

  • Energy management and mobility in Smart Cities
  • Sustainability accounting and monitoring for Smart Cities ( Special Track)
  • Sustainability and environmental management accounting and performance (EMAN track)
  • Sustainability accounting and monitoring for Smart Cities (Best practices)

12h00 – 13h15

Lunch

13h30 – 14h00

Plenary Session

The Economics of Smart City policies

Andrea Caragliu, Politecnico di Milano

14h00 – 14h30

Discussion Panel 1

Smart City evaluation: from theory to practice

Nikolaos Kontinakis, Eurocities

Céline Vanderborght, CIRB Brussels

Vincent Van Quickenborne, City of Kotrijk

14h30 – 15h00

Discussion Panel 2

Companies’ perspectives on Smart Cities: Vision, Projects and Monitoring

Loic Bar, CEO, Opinum

Yves Caprara, CEO, Prayon

Alex Lorette, Director Enterprise Telco Solutions, Proximus

Denis Mortiaux, Managing Director, Schréder

15h10 – 15h30

Coffee Break

15h30 – 17h30

Parallel Sessions

Parallel sessions about Smart Cities and Smart City monitoring

Thematic:

  • Sustainability accounting and monitoring for Smart Cities (Special track)
  • Sustainability performance measurement (EMAN track)
  • Smart cities’ approaches
  • Smart Cities in Wallonia

17h30 – 18h00

First day Closing Session

From Smart City to Smart Region : Strategy and Monitoring in Wallonia

June 28th  – Conference Dinner

This Conference Dinner is optionnal and will take place at the Cité Miroir in the center of Liège.

19h00 – 20h00

Drink

20h00 – 21h00

Keynote 

Innovation, ecosystems and smart cities

Francis Pisani

21h00 – 23h30

Dinner

June 29th

9h00 – 9h30

Breakfast

9h30 – 10h30

Plenary Session

Smart City Institute

10h30 – 12h00

Parallel Session

Parallel sessions about Smart Cities and Smart City monitoring

Thematic:

  • Sustainability accounting and monitoring for Smart Cities (Special track)
  • Carbon accounting and performance measurement (EMAN track)
  • Smart Cities and governance

12h00 – 12h30

EMAN Closing Ceremony

Wilfried Niessen, HEC Liège

12h30 – 14h30

Farewell Lunch

27 June
28 June
Dinner
29 June