Projects

Smart-Eco Project

Three-year (2015-2018) ESRC-funded project on ‘Smart eco-cities for a green economy: a comparative study of Europe and China’, with partners from China, France, Germany, the Netherlands and the UK.

Leverhulme International Network

Multi-centre programme (2013-2015) on ‘Tomorrow’s city today: an international comparison of eco-city frameworks’ funded by the Leverhulme Trust, with partners from Canada, Germany, the Netherlands, South Korea and the UK.

Bellagio Project

Rockefeller Foundation-sponsored international expert convention (2011-2012), resulting in the ‘Bellagio statement’ on eco-city indicators, standards and frameworks.

 ESRC Research Seminar

Two-year (2011-2012) seminar series on ‘The governance of eco-city innovation’, with partners from Denmark, Sweden and the UK.