VINTAGE PROJECT
Wireless Cities

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WIRECITIES  =  Wireless Cities
Promoting innovative new ways of communicating for business, local government and public services, by using wireless technologies.
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Project Status: Completed
Project Leader: Caitriona Strain
EU Programme: INTERREG Europe
Project Budget:  €1,000,000
Start Date:  Oct, 2005
Finish Date:  Sep, 2007
The aim of the project is to:

Improve citizens' quality of life and regional economic development through the promotion of the use of wireless networks as a tool for information, training, communication

Specific objectives are to:
  • Interregional cooperation between 6 partners to promote economic development of the regions through the development of new services based on wireless technologies, through the setting up Wireless Information Centres that will encourage people to use these technologies.
  • The project will jointly design structures and specifications for the WICs; jointly promote wireless public information services; promote the project and wireless cities - using seminars, printed leaflets and website.
  • There will be 5 pilot projects to demonstrate wireless public services.
Dabrowa Gornicza Poland Council   (Partner)

Oulu   (Partner)

Bologna, Italy
ERVET   (Partner)

San Sebastián, Spain
Fomento de San Sebastián   (Partner)

Improve citizens' quality of life and regional economic development through the promotion of the use of wireless networks as a tool for information, training, communication and work.
Core ERNACT regions
Newfoundland & Labrador
Canada
South Ostrobothnia
Finland
Donegal
Ireland
Gaeltacht
Ireland
West Romania
Romania
Ljubljana
Slovenia
Cantabria
Spain
San Sebastián
Spain
Västernorrland
Sweden
Derry & Strabane
United Kingdom