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18 cities awarded for their smart initiatives

18 cities awarded for their smart initiatives 570 380 WeGO

2020-09-29
SEOUL – The results of the 4th WeGO Awards were announced today. This edition of the WeGO Awards was the fourth one, since it was established in 2011 to recognize and promote smart initiatives which use ICT to improve the quality of life of citizens.

Hands-on experience offered in first Smart City Driver webinar

Hands-on experience offered in first Smart City Driver webinar 570 380 WeGO

2020-08-27
SEOUL – WeGO held the first installment of its webinar series aiming to provide interested local governments, in-kind and financial partner organizations with hands-on experience on the Smart City Driver, its new framework that helps cities plan, finance and deploy their smart city projects through a range of customized solution packages and matchmaking with strategic partners.

The Americas in focus in second webinar on COVID-19 response

The Americas in focus in second webinar on COVID-19 response 570 380 WeGO

2020-07-24
SEOUL – WeGO continued its webinar series focused on presenting regional cases of best practice of COVID-19 response, as part of the Smart Health Responder—its new initiative aiming at supporting members, partners and stakeholders in their fight against the pandemic.

18 cities awarded for their smart initiatives 570 380 WeGO

18 cities awarded for their smart initiatives

2020-09-29
SEOUL – The results of the 4th WeGO Awards were announced today. This edition of the WeGO Awards was the fourth one, since it was established in 2011 to recognize and promote smart initiatives which use ICT to improve the quality of life of citizens.

Hands-on experience offered in first Smart City Driver webinar 570 380 WeGO

Hands-on experience offered in first Smart City Driver webinar

2020-08-27
SEOUL – WeGO held the first installment of its webinar series aiming to provide interested local governments, in-kind and financial partner organizations with hands-on experience on the Smart City Driver, its new framework that helps cities plan, finance and deploy their smart city projects through a range of customized solution packages and matchmaking with strategic partners.

WeGO holds first webinar on COVID-19 best practice 570 380 WeGO

WeGO holds first webinar on COVID-19 best practice

2020-05-29
SEOUL – WeGO held its first webinar as a part of the Smart Health Responder, a new initiative aiming to support members and partners, by providing them with useful information to tackle the current pandemic.

G20 and Japanese smart city association become latest partners of WeGO 570 380 WeGO

G20 and Japanese smart city association become latest partners of WeGO

2020-05-13
SEOUL – WeGO has concluded an MOU with Smart City Institute Japan (SCI-J), Japan’s only smart city organization, and has agreed to implement an engagement plan with the G20’s Global Smart Cities Alliance (GSCA).

WeGO supports partners on COVID-19 response through webinars 570 380 WeGO

WeGO supports partners on COVID-19 response through webinars

2020-04-30
SEOUL – WeGO recently contributed to two webinars organized by its partners on the response to COVID-19 as part of its activities with the Smart Health Responder, a new initiative aiming to provide members, partners, and stakeholders with useful information to combat the virus.

Cauayan City selected as beneficiary of Project Implementer 2020 570 380 WeGO

Cauayan City selected as beneficiary of Project Implementer 2020

2020-04-03
SEOUL – WeGO has selected Cauayan City, Philippines, as the beneficiary local government of the Project Implementer 2020 for its project proposal toward developing a data dashboard to minimize the impact of tropical storms on the city.

WeGO resumes meetings with diplomatic missions in Q1 570 380 WeGO

WeGO resumes meetings with diplomatic missions in Q1

2020-03-11
SEOUL – WeGO resumed its regular courtesy visits to embassies after the start of the new year to establish and strengthen relations with the diplomatic community here and promote its upcoming activities.

WeGO expands in South Asia, membership exceeds 200 570 380 WeGO

WeGO expands in South Asia, membership exceeds 200

2020-03-06
PANAJI – WeGO signed an MOU with All India Institute of Local Self Government (AIILSG), opening up for more expansion to the South Asian subcontinent, and networked with local stakeholders on the occasion of the 5th South Asian Cities Summit.

WeGO reconnects with members, strengthens UN partnerships at WUF10 570 380 WeGO

WeGO reconnects with members, strengthens UN partnerships at WUF10

2020-02-12
ABU DHABI – WeGO took the stage at three UN-organized sessions on sustainable and inclusive urban development and the SDGs, to share its contributions to smart cities and broaden its international network, at the 10th World Urban Forum (WUF10) held February 9-12 in Abu Dhabi.

Citypreneurs winner receives prize for air purification solution 570 380 WeGO

Citypreneurs winner receives prize for air purification solution

2020-02-06
SEOUL – Canadian clean air technology company WeavAir, a member of WeGO and winner of the WeGO’s Secretary General Award in 2018, received the Best Innovation Award today at the final ceremony of the Seoul Global Challenge.

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  • WeGO discusses joint activities with sister organizations at year-end event 570 380 WeGO
    WeGO discusses joint activities with sister organizations at year-end event
    WeGO connects ASEAN local leaders with Korean and international partners 570 380 WeGO
    WeGO connects ASEAN local leaders with Korean and international partners
    WeGO smart cities activator in focus at US smart city event 150 150 WeGO
    WeGO smart cities activator in focus at US smart city event
    WeGO networks with Filipino stakeholders ahead of GA in 2020 570 380 WeGO
    WeGO networks with Filipino stakeholders ahead of GA in 2020
    WeGO supports Kampala at smart city event in Seoul 570 380 WeGO
    WeGO supports Kampala at smart city event in Seoul
    WeGO awards KRW 10 mln in prizes to Korean and German startups 570 380 WeGO
    WeGO awards KRW 10 mln in prizes to Korean and German startups
    WeGO supports resilient urban development at new international forum 570 380 WeGO
    WeGO supports resilient urban development at new international forum
    Citypreneurs promoted at leading startup event in Southern Italy 570 380 WeGO
    Citypreneurs promoted at leading startup event in Southern Italy
    WeGO strengthens network with ASEAN mayors 150 150 WeGO
    WeGO strengthens network with ASEAN mayors
    WeGO invites ASEAN leaders to mayoral conference in Seoul 570 380 WeGO
    WeGO invites ASEAN leaders to mayoral conference in Seoul
    WeGO swaps membership with FIWARE Foundation 570 380 WeGO
    WeGO swaps membership with FIWARE Foundation
    Washington DC shares best practices at WeGO smart city roundtable 570 380 WeGO
    Washington DC shares best practices at WeGO smart city roundtable
    Pres. Park promotes WeGO across Latin America 570 380 WeGO
    Pres. Park promotes WeGO across Latin America
    Citypreneurs promoted at CES Asia for expansion to Shanghai 570 380 WeGO
    Citypreneurs promoted at CES Asia for expansion to Shanghai
    SG Lee delivers keynote to mayors at innovation forum in Chengdu 570 380 WeGO
    SG Lee delivers keynote to mayors at innovation forum in Chengdu
    Kampala selected as beneficiary of feasibility study in 2019 570 380 WeGO
    Kampala selected as beneficiary of feasibility study in 2019
    SG Lee continues meetings with ambassadors 570 380 WeGO
    SG Lee continues meetings with ambassadors
    WeGO meets with Dominican officials in Seoul 150 150 WeGO
    WeGO meets with Dominican officials in Seoul
    WeGO pushes toward relations with 100 smart cities in India 570 380 WeGO
    WeGO pushes toward relations with 100 smart cities in India
    Nur-Sultan officials meet WeGO on trip to Seoul 570 380 WeGO
    Nur-Sultan officials meet WeGO on trip to Seoul
  • WeGO publishes 2018 Annual Report and 2019 Activities booklet 150 150 WeGO
    WeGO publishes 2018 Annual Report and 2019 Activities booklet
    EXCOM 2019 to take place in Seongnam, Korea 300 200 WeGO
    EXCOM 2019 to take place in Seongnam, Korea
    WeGO enters into MOU with KISDI 570 380 WeGO
    WeGO enters into MOU with KISDI
    WeGO signs MOU with Re-Imagining Cities Foundation 570 380 WeGO
    WeGO signs MOU with Re-Imagining Cities Foundation
    WeGO receives mayoral delegation from Peru 570 380 WeGO
    WeGO receives mayoral delegation from Peru
    WeGO brings focus to PPPs for smart cities at Seoul forum 570 380 WeGO
    WeGO brings focus to PPPs for smart cities at Seoul forum