Denisa Frelichová, the ambassador to Slovakia in Norway, pitch during Arendalsuka 2019 and the unique standing of the event itself is published at the webpage of Smart Cities Klub Slovakia. The article highligh Arendalsuka as the most important and informal meeting point between citizens and norwegian politicians and members of parliament, government, corporate industry and universities.
Arendalsuka - a unique meeting point
Smart Cities Norway initiative during Arendalsuka is emphasized as a great opportunity to promote domestic smart city projects. The Slovakian ambassador conveyed challenges and opportunities learned from the projects, agenda 2030, successful smart city cases, domestic and regional strategies in addition to the importance of cross border cooperation.
Smart Cities Norway and Smart Cities Klub Slovakia has signed an agreement. The agreement was reached after the state visit of Slovakia’s president in 2018. Smart Cities Norway is hosting a new conference march 2020 which promote innovative startups and corporations from a number of countries. Slovakia value the opportunity of showcasing national smart city initiatives due to the large number of domestic innovative corporations.