Leading the Transition to Positive Energy Neighbourhoods



The 20 October 2021 from 12:00 until 17:00


Genk, Belgium

oPEN LAB Project – Public Launch

oPEN LAB is a 20-million project funded under the European Green Deal Call. Under the coordination of EnergyVille/VITO, 33 partners from 7 countries are collaborating to revitalise urban areas across Europe, leading the transition to Positive Energy Neighbourhoods (PEN) through open innovation actions.

At this event you will be introduced to the project’s unique demonstration sites in Pamplona (ES), Tartu (EE) and Genk (BE) These living labs will emerge as innovation hot-spots, testing and validating innovation processes, technologies and services in real-life communities and settings during the duration of the project and beyond.

You will also receive insights, both from EU and local policy and industry, on how living labs can drive innovation in the built environment and foster the uptake of the energy transition.