Summary of "Mind the game" - Smart City Conference 2014
Danube Flow - Danube calling!

What is 'Smart City Budapest' Initiative?

Smart City Budapest (SCB) Initiative collects mostly grassroots projects and organisations from Budapest which are connected to the smart city concept. SCB Initiative aims to introduce best practices from businesses, institutions, non-profit organisations and the people of Budapest. With knowledge transfer our goal is to encourage citizens to take actions for a better city. A city is smart when investments in capital and communication infrastructure fuel sustainable economic growth and a high quality of life, in combination with an efficient use of natural resources. But a smart city doesn't exist without smart (intelligent) citizens.

Projects highlight

Danube Flow - Danube Calling aims to draw the attention of the people to the beautiful river, the Danube by organizing events and creating various installations at different spots.

Hungarian Contemporary Architecture Centre deals with strengthening community gardening and urban gardening in Hungary since 2010.

An innovative and engaging concept to playfully educate children about the importance and meaning of energy and sustainability.

Our news

The second Smart City Budapest Conference,  Mind the Game, took place on the 6th to 9th October, and was organized by Mindspace. 

The first Smart City conference of Budapest called Mind the Game was organized by Mindspace on the 6-7th of October, focusing on gamification, which is not a well-known topic here, in Hungary yet.

The project, ÖkoCIKLI (“recocycle”) is about recyclable waste delivery with cargo-bikes. We are using special rickshaws and some additional system to deliver the waste from non-public sector to recycling facilities.