ARTEMIS

EU H2020 MSCA IF ARTEMIS - An integrated appRoach To improve the Environmental perforMance of smart cItieS

  • Deutsch
  • English
  • Italiano
ARTEMIS
  • Project duration: September 2021 - September 2023
  • Project status:
    Approval by the Scientific Committee
  • Funding:
    Excellence Science (Horizon 2020 /EU funding /Project)
  • Total project budget: €171,474.00

The smart city concept has received increased attention from researchers and decision-makers across the EU. However, there is a gap between smart city research & practice, and environmental sustainability: to date, smart city projects have not adequately assessed the environmental impacts of their strategies, which remain largely unknown. Research is needed to provide empirical evidence, advanced tools and metrics that can support the design, implementation and evaluation of smart city strategies to improve urban environmental sustainability.


GOALS:

ARTEMIS will investigate whether and how the smart city can improve the environmental performance of urban systems. The research aims to provide: ​​​​​​​

  • information on key aspects of smart city strategies that can effectively reduce environmental impacts;
  • a new environmental impact assessment framework to support decision-making in smart city projects;
  • better key performance indicators (KPIs) on environmental sustainability and circularity for smart cities


STRATEGY:

ARTEMIS will develop an integrated framework coupling urban metabolism and life-cycle assessment, to estimate how strategies implemented in two EU-funded smart city projects (in Lisbon, Portugal, and Trento, Italy) have affected a wide set of environmental impacts, associated with urban systems. Drawing on the framework and results, KPIs will be provided to evaluate environmental sustainability in smart cities. The framework, recommendations and KPIs will be replicable across EU cities.

Contact

Joana Martins Faria de Bastos

Project managerT 547 550 1740 93+ude.carue@snitram.anaoj

Daniele Vettorato

Vice project managerT 146 550 1740 93+ude.carue@otarottev.eleinad

Cristiana Losso

Project assistantT 806 550 1740 93+ude.carue@ossol.anaitsirc

Projects

1 - 10
Project

4RinEU

EU H2020 4RinEU - Robust and Reliable technology concepts and business models for triggering deep ...

Duration: September 2016 - November 2021Funding:
Competitive Industries (Horizon 2020 /EU funding /Project)

view all

Institute's Projects

Institute
Eurac Research logo

Eurac Research is a private research center based in Bolzano (South Tyrol) with researchers from a wide variety of scientific fields who come from all over the globe. Together, through scientific knowledge and research, they share the goal of shaping the future.

What we do

Our research addresses the greatest challenges facing us in the future: people need health, energy, well-functioning political and social systems and an intact environment. These are complex questions, and we are seeking the answers in the interaction between many different disciplines. In so doing, our research work embraces three major themes: regions fit for living in, diversity as a life-enhancing feature, a healthy society.

Great Place To Work
ISO 9001 / 2015ISO 9001:2015
05771/0
ISO 27001ISO 27001:2013
00026/0
ORCID Member

In order to give you a better service this site uses cookies. Additionally third party cookies are used. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Privacy Policy