​​​Smart Cities in Smart Regions 

Sma​​rt Cities in Smart Regions 2018 Conference

The second Smart Cities in Smart Regions 2018 conference will take place in September 26 - 27, 2018. 

Accepted abstracts!

Letter of acceptance have now send to all the accepted abstract authors. We received a large number of abstracts for this call and the quality was very high. The decisions are based on the reviews of the Scientific Board jury. Thank you to everyone who submitted their abstracts!  ​

Abstract submission has been closed! 

Accepted abstract writers will be notified by 19 March, 2018. Thank you for everyone who submitted an abstract!

Call for papers​

Call for papers deadline has been extended!

After great demand, Smart Cities in Smart Regions 2018 Call for papers deadline has been extended until February 18, 2018. We are looking forward in receiving your papers! Now is the time to seize the opportunity to present your paper in our international conference. For more information: 

Call for papers​

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More keynote speakers has been confirmed!

Professor Stephan Pflugmacher Lima​, Assistant Professor İdil Gaziulusoy and Johan Merlevede will be keynote speakers at Smart Cities in Smart Regions 2018.​ For more information:

Meet the speakers​

First keynote speaker has been confirmed!

Professor Rohinton Emmanuel from Glasgow Caledonian University will be a keynote speaker at Smart Cities in Smart Regions 2018. 
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Call for Papers is now open!

We are looking forward to receiving your academic and practical abstracts. For more information: 

Hotel Quotas are now reserved!

Remember to reserve your accommodation well in advance. We have reserved a certain ammount of rooms with a special price from local hotels. For more information:


Smart Cities in Smart Regions 2016 Conference
First International Smart Cities in Smart Regions 2016 Conference took place in May 10 - 12, 2016 in the Sibelius Hall, Lahti, Finland. The Conference offered an excellent meeting, networking and discussion forum that brought together thinkers, planners and practitioners from academic world, business and public sector. ​The Conference gathered 253 participants from 15 nationalities. There were over 100 presentations, both oral and poster presentations. ​

Smart Cities in Smart Region 2016 Conference​​​​​