Project Kick-off meeting, October, 9-11, 2017, Rome, Italy

  • Gerasopoulos E., Concept and vision View pdf
  • Athanasopoulou E., Workplan and timeline View pdf
  • Karl. M., User requirements and gap analysis View pdf
  • Baltenspenger U., Air quality View pdf
  • Kontoes H., Disasters View pdf
  • Raudner A., Urban growth View pdf
  • Blonda P., Migration View pdf
  • Klanova J., Health View pdf
  • Kocman D., Smart-city pilots and case studies View pdf
  • Speyer O., Expected outcome View pdf
  • Gerasopoulos E., Wrap-up and take-home View pdf

Workshop on user needs, March, 27-28, 2018, Hamburg, Germany

  • Welcome and introduction to Helmholtz‐Zentrum Geesthacht (Volker Matthias, HZG)
  • SMURBS overview (Evangelos Gerasopoulos, NOA) View pdf
  • Overview of SMURBS themes: Air Quality (Jay Slowik, PSI) View pdf
  • Overview of SMURBS themes: Urban growth (Palma Blonda, CNR)
  • Overview of SMURBS themes: Disasters (Haris Kontoes, NOA) View pdf
  • Introduction to the workshop, methods (Markus Quante, HZG) View pdf
  • Keynote Talk: “Urban health from a medical perspective: Data – Needs – Gaps” (Prof. Dr. Matthias Augustin, University Medical Center Hamburg‐Eppendorf) View pdf
  • Summary of World cafe discussions
  • Summary of Fish Bowl discussion

Annual meeting PM1, October, 09-10, 2018, Athens, Greece

Day#1 – Morning session

  • Welcome – Scope (Evangelos Gerasopoulos, NOA, Greece) View pdf
  • Progress – Current status (Eleni Athanasopoulou, NOA) View pdf
  • Solutions/City dossiers – Next steps (Orestis Speyer, NOA – David Kocman, JSI, Slovenia) View pdf
  • Communication – Dissemination (Georgia Diakogianni, NOA) View pdf
  • Geospatial analyses for Smart Cities (Inv. Speaker: Hande Demirel, ITU, Turkey) View pdf
  • DRAXIS – Who we are & Successful projects (Inv. Speaker: Evangelos, Kosmidis, DRAXIS, Greece) View pdf

Day#1 – Afternoon session

  • Air Quality: Discussion on precursors of solutions (Jay Slowik, PSI, Switzerland) View pdf
  1. Itegrated AQ monitoring network (NOA, Greece)
  2. AQ in situ platform (NCSR, Greece)
  3. Environ. factors and mortality (AoA-NKUA, Greece)
  4. DISCOVAIR(NOA, Greece)
  5. AIRQ+ (MU, Czech Republic)
  6. City-CHEM (HZG, Germany)
  7. Capital of clean air (UHEL, Finland)
  8. CITYAIR (JSI, Slovenia)
  9. BC backpacks (TROPOS, Germany)
  10. LoV – IoT (IVL, Sweden)
  11. AETHER (UPATRAS, Greece)
  12. Realtime source apportionment (PSI, Switzerland)
  14. Sentinel 5P and in situ observations (SRI, Ukraine)
  • Disasters: Discussion on precursors of solutions (Alexia Tsouni, NOA)
  1. FORCIP+ (AUTH, Greece)
  2. 2D / 3D mapping (AUTH, Greece)
  3. Disaster service (SRI, Ukraine)
  4. Floodhub +crowd sourcing (NOA, Greece)
  5. Land deformation (ROSA, Romania)
  • Urban growth: Discussion on precursors of solutions (Andrii Shelestov, SRI, Ukraine) View pdf
  1. EXTREMA (NOA, Greece)
  2. GHLS validation & Urban Atlas (SRI, Ukraine)
  3. Resilience indicators (CNR, Italy)
  4. Urban land cover (ISPRA, Italy)
  5. Urban growth metrics (ISPRA, Italy)
  6. New built-up areas with VHR (ISPRA, Italy)


  • Finalization of city dossiers – match up with solutions (David Kocman, JSI)
  • Horizontal issues (Evangelos Gerasopoulos, NOA)
  1. Data Management Plan – current status and next steps (Lluis Pesquer, CREAF, Spain) View pdf