Speaker profile

Anniemie Wyckmans

Professor and Head of NTNU Smart Sustainable Cities at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)

Annemie Wyckmans is head of NTNU Smart Sustainable Cities, a cross-faculty strategic initiative to deliver open urban innovation together with experts and stakeholders from public and private sector. With urban living labs, public-private partnerships and integrated design thinking, the initiative supports cities in their ambition to truly become cities for people, cities of culture, clean cities, digital cities and learning cities – in short, truly smart and sustainable.

Wyckmans coordinates amongst others the following projects and programmes: +CityxChange and URBAN-EU-CHINA (H2020-funded), EERA Joint Programme Smart Cities, the SiNoPSE Sino-Norwegian Partnership in Sustainable Energy, URBAN-NORWAY-CHINA and PI-SEC Planning Instruments for Smart Energy Communities (funded by Research Council Norway).