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Fomento de San Sebastián presented the Smartkalea Project at the BY&FORCITIZENS European Congress

On 20 September, Fomento San Sebastián presented the SmartKalea project at the first edition of the BY&FORCITIZENS congress on the Smart Regeneration of Cities and Regions in Valladolid, organised by the Regional Government of Castilla y León, Valladolid City Council, and the organisation Cartif and ICE. The event brought together around 250 participants from the public and private sector, of different nationalities ...

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Fomento San Sebastian and a Smart Cluster delegation visit Slovenia to participate in a energy efficiency seminar within the European Clean Project (Interreg)

Fomento de San Sebastián has attended the Energy Efficiency event within the international MOS fair, which was held in Celje, Slovenia on 12 th September. The seminar, which fell into the framework of the activities of the European CLEAN project in which Fomento San Sebastián participates, consisted of an energy conference in which the leading agents and experts in Slovenia participated, revealing the actions that have been undertaken in Slovenia, such as energy rehabilitation, energy management or bio- insulation ...

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The REPLICATE Project, led by Fomento San Sebastian, met in Nilüfer (Turkey)

The Executive Committee of the European project REPLICATE (Reinaissance of Places with Innovative Citizenship and Technology) coordinated and led by Fomento San Sebastián, met last week in Nilüfer, Turkey. ...

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San Sebastian presents the European lighthouse project REPLICATE on the smart city congress

Fomento San Sebastián, dependant entity for the Economic Promotion of the city of San Sebastián – Donostia, has submitted the European Lighthouse project REPLICATE on the Smart City Congress held during the days of the 30th to the 31st in Madrid. ...

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Fomento San Sebastián showcases San Sebastian involvement as a Lighthouse City of the Replicate Project on the Forum des Projects Urbains in the city of Bordeaux

San Sebastián) showcased the Replicate Lighthouse city project of the H2020 programme (SCC1 Smart Cities and Communities) in the Forum for Urban Projects held in Bordeaux this past April the 4th, 2018. The forum, targeted mainly at a variety of different agents involved with urban planning and development of Western France, gathered local authorities and politicians, managers of urban planning and development, architects, planners, as well as investors, promoters and other agents of municipal services such as transport, energy, etc ...

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The LH City of San Sebastián submits its strategy and Smart City Projects at the American Smart City Summit held in Kansas City

Fomento San Sebastián took part on the Smart Cities Connect Congress, together with many other municipalities, research centers and big business associates from the United States of America in Kansas City. Event attendees had the chance to learn about San Sebastián’s Smart planning strategies aiming towards a vision of progress: A truly smart city project which is boosting social, economic and environmental sustainability. Euken Sesé, managing director of Fomento San Sebastián, introduced two main projects which are changing the city’s foundation: The Replicate project and SmartKalea ...

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Europe focuses on Start-ups from San Sebastian

Three companies from San Sebastian, Bunt Planet, SL, Smiley Owl Tech and HWS Concrete Towers, SL. have just benefitted from the funds offered by the SME Instrument, Horizon 2020 European programme, aimed at small and medium-sized enterprises which develop projects that offer innovative solutions to the market. Approval of these projects means that there are already 17 companies from San Sebastian, many of which are backed by Fomento de San Sebastián ...

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Gipuzkoa and San Sebastian partner up to promote and facilitate cinematographic production in the territory

The Provincial Council reaches an agreement with San Sebastian City Hall, through its corporation Fomento, and Provincial Development Agencies, to set up the new San Sebastian-Gipuzkoa Film Commission. The Regional Department of Culture will provide the San Sebastian Film Commission with €100,000 to extend its services to the whole of Gipuzkoa province, creating a single portal to expedite administrative procedures and facilitate the search for film locations ...

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The San Sebastian Deputy Mayor’s Office implements a Residence Programme for Talent Attraction

San Sebastián, 7th February 2018. The Deputy Mayor’s Office in San Sebastian City Council has implemented the Connecting Talent Residence Programme through the public entity, Fomento de San Sebastián, the main aim of which is to attract the talent of people with qualified professional profiles who may join local entities related to innovation or the creation of new business or research and knowledge generation projects in the city. The aim is to attract international entrepreneurs and help companies find young people with talent, from San Sebastian or beyond ...

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Handia, winner of ten Goya Awards, is one of the films shot in San Sebastian in 2017, with the collaboration of the Film Commission

Last year, around 90 film, television and advertising projects were shot in our city, including five feature films. The film, ‘Handia’ (Giant), which was shot in different locations around the city with the collaboration of the San Sebastian Film Commission, appears on this list. The Deputy Mayor, Ernesto Gasco, has congratulated the Handia team for the 10 Goya Awards, and has taken advantage of the opportunity to point out that ....

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San Sebastian welcomes a French and Italian delegation to exchange experiences related to the Clean Project

Within the framework of the European CLEAN project (Interreg Europe-EU) in which Fomento de San Sebastián participates as a partner, the first exchange of experiences took place in San Sebastian on 23rd and 24th January 2018. More specifically, partners from Normandy (France), from 7VENTS, and the partners from Naples (Italy), from ANEA, participated.

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Fomento de San Sebastián hosts UpgradeSME projects partners in San Sebastian

Three European organizations, Steinbeis (Germany), Leeuwarden (the Netherlans) and the Ministry for Economy and Innovation (Hungary), in the framework of the European Project UpgradeSME, Interreg Europe (www.interregeurope.eu/upgradesme) had the opportunity to visit Fomento San Sebastian (Spain) and its Innovation and Talent attraction strategy, as well as the programmes and tools that Fomento San Sebastian, as local economic development agency offers to boost SMEs competitiveness ...

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Entities, such as the MIT Media Lab (USA), Harvard (USA), Babson College (USA), or cities, such as Amsterdam (Holland), Tampere (Finland), Birmingham (United Kingdom), are among the prestigious destinations for the 25 grants offered by the Deputy Mayor's

Fomento San Sebastian, public body reporting to the Deputy Mayor's Office of San Sebastian, is launching a programme of 25 grants to young people from San Sebastian in international organisations for a period of six months through the development of excellence projects. The registration period for these Connecting Talent grants closes on 12th February, with their implementation in March ...

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Companies belonging to the San Sebastian Surf City Cluster participate once more in the ISPO MUNICH International Fair

Seven companies belonging to the Department for Economic Development’s San Sebastian Surf City Cluster will take part in a new edition of the ISPO MUNICH International Fair through Fomento de San Sebastián, which will be held between 28 th and 31 st January, with the aim of holding professional meetings and networking with other agents from the sector ...

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