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EU SMART CITIES Weekly Telegram - published 30 January 2016

# DUTCH EU PRESIDENCYDutch EU Presidency discussion paper Smart industrySpeech by Dutch minister Kamp: Download "Speech minister Kamp"# EU COMMISSIONWorld Economic Forum: Will Europe lead the Fourth Industrial Revolution? - Europe has a tremendous advantage in the new global digital economy, says EU Commission Vice President Maroš ŠefčovičHealth and lifestyle: how digital tech can improve how we live - Blog post by EU Commission Vice President Andrus Ansip# EU COMMISSION - JRCEU JRC: The Urban Development Network tests the smart specialisation methodologyTowards a science and technology roadmap for disaster risk reductionKey enabling technologies foster economic growth, especially in low-tech EU regions# EU COMMISSION - DG MOVESmart cities: Commission gives a push to electric mobility and smart mobility servicesOngoing Call for Tender by DG Move: Study on access to in-vehicle data and resources# EU COMMISSION - DG REGIODG Regio: EU Urban Policy presented at World Cities clos…

EU AGENDA Weekly Telegram - published 30 January 2016

# EU COMMISSIONEU Commission Calendar 1 - 7 Feb 2016Monday 1 February 2016Tuesday 2 February 2016Wednesday 3 February 2016Thursday 4 February 2016Friday 5 February 2016Saturday 6 February 2016Sunday 7 February 2016Outlook FebruaryOutlook MarchOutlook AprilOutlook MayOutlook June# EU PARLIAMENTThe Week Ahead: 1 - 7 Feb 2016Debate on refugees, border checks and the future of SchengenPre-summit debate: migration and UK’s EU referendumEU Commission to present corporate tax proposalsMEPs set to quiz ECB President Mario Draghi in plenary debate on MondayParliament to set out its demands for trade in services deal (TiSA)Vote on objection to new diesel car emission limits“Market economy” status for China: what will the EU do?New €3bn Refugee Facility in Turkey: questions on fundingMEPs to call for zero tolerance of violence against womenEstonia’s President Toomas Hendrik Ilves to address ParliamentNigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari to address ParliamentEuropean platform to tackle undecl…