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Jan 26

Join us in Milano, Italy! Metabolism of Cities: Pathways to Progressive Sustainable Development Planning, Design and Policy

  • Friday Jan 26, 2018

PRESENTATION FLYER CLICK HERE!SAVE THE DATE: Join us Saturday, January 27, 2018, in Milan, Italy, as one of our co-founders, Gabriela Fernandez will present on the importance of ICT technologies related...

Dec 10

Beta launch of the Online course "Urban Metabolism for Policy Makers"

  • Sunday Dec 10, 2017

We're very excited to share with you that the beta version pf the first online course on "Urban Metabolism for Policy Makers" is out.This is a collaboration between Metabolism of Cities, UN Environment...

Nov 08

Use of OMAT at Columbia University

  • Wednesday Nov 08, 2017

Metabolism of Cities has worked together with Professor Lynnette Widder at Columbia University to use the Online Material Flow Analysis Tool (OMAT) as part of a class on urban metabolism. Students were...

Aug 23

MoC presenting at CISBAT 2017

  • Wednesday Aug 23, 2017

During the CISBAT conference in Lausanne (Sept 2017) we will present the second research piece from Metabolism of Cities in collaboration with EPFL, Université Libre de Bruxelles and Politecnico di Milano....

Aug 15

MoC co-organising a Material stock special session at ISIE-ISSST 2017

  • Tuesday Aug 15, 2017

Metabolism of Cities was part of the organising committee for the Material Stock special session at the ISIE conference. The special session wished to bring together all material stock aficionados to discuss...

Aug 05

MoC presenting at ISIE-ISSST 2017

  • Saturday Aug 05, 2017

At the ISIE-ISSST conference, we presented the first research project of Metabolism of Cities, the creation of our Global Urban Metabolism Database ! For more information, you can see the video footage...

Jul 30

MoC becomes an Official Member of GI-REC

  • Sunday Jul 30, 2017

Since May 2017, Metabolism of Cities is proud to be a member of GI-REC (Global Initiative on Ressource Efficient Cities see link). On May 4th, we participated at our first partner meeting in Bonn at the...

Jul 19

MoC at the Sustainable Urban Systems section meeting

  • Wednesday Jul 19, 2017

One of the side events during the ISIE-ISSST 2017 conference, was a special session on the Sustainable Urban Systems section (one of the ISIE sections, see …). Sybil Derrible, from the University of...

Jul 19

MoC co-organising a Material stock special session at ISIE-ISSST 2017

  • Wednesday Jul 19, 2017

Metabolism of Cities was part of the organising committee for the Material Stock special session at the ISIE conference. The special session wished to bring together all material stock aficionados to discuss...

Jul 08

Metabolism of City Booth at ISIE-ISSST 2017

  • Saturday Jul 08, 2017

We were extremely fortunate to be given a booth to present Metabolism of Cities over the entire period of ISIE-ISSST conference in Chicago (many thanks to … for this opportunity). For 4 days straight,...

May 17

Winner dataviz

  • Wednesday May 17, 2017

From October to December 2016, we launched our first Stakeholder Initiative called Data Visualisation. The aim of this initiative was to showcase how researchers and practitioners illustrated their urban...