IHS: International Course on Smart Cities (ICSC)

Join the International Course on Smart Cities (ICSC) and seize the opportunity to create resource efficient, socially inclusive, economically dynamic, environmentally sustainable, and intelligently managed cities.

Duration: 2 weeks
Dates: 5 October – 16 October 2015
Tuition Fee: € 5,500
Early bird tuition fee (until 15 August):
€ 5,000
Language: English
Location:  5-9 October 2015 in New Delhi, India
12‐16 October 2015 in Rotterdam, the Netherlands
Early bird registration deadline: 15 August 2015
Regular registration deadline: 15 September 2015

The International Course on Smart Cities is a unique learning experience which aims to provide practitioners, consultants and decision-makers, with deep insights into all components of the smart city and helps them integrate such components into their specific context and work.

Course Objectives
By the end of the course, the course participants will be able to:
• Define the concept of Smart Cities and apply it to solve challenges emerging from rapid urbanization
• Understand various components of Smart Cities
• Identify and apply a systematic, strategic planning approach for developing implementation design of Smart Cities
• Understand the role and relevance of various stakeholders for the development of Smart Cities
• Identify forms of available public private partnerships and build partnerships as mechanisms for mobilizing private finance

The course employs a range of proven and innovative training methodologies. The learning activities will include classroom lectures, interactive sessions, group discussions and assignments and guest lectures by well-known practitioners. Field visits to cutting-edge smart city initiatives in the Netherlands will complement the learning experience.

Interested to register? Please visit the online registration system.

For more information on the course, please contact Ms. Tanushree Singh at P: +919891292326, E: