Morgenstadt: City Insights [M:CI]
KEY M:CI COMPONENTS:
Projects: Project opportunities in urban sustainability solutions with Fraunhofer acting as trusted project broker (opportunities in “deep dive” cities, network partner cities, and any city ready to design and implement sustainability solutions)
Network: Ongoing Access to M:CI Network (Peer-to-peer and cross-sectoral learning and action network), 3 in-person network wide workshops per year. Network includes industry, research, ngo, and city members.
Innovation Labs: Urban sustainability “Innovation Labs” supported by sector experts, designed to result in concrete innovative cross-sectoral project concept notes. All city network partners will be encouraged to participate (minimum 12 per year)
Sustainable Urban Development Model, Methodology, Research: Access to research & ongoing developments in M:CI urban sustainability analysis toolkit and systems model
Living Laboratory City Engagements: Participate in “deep dive” analysis, visioning, and sustainable economic development road mapping, and project development and implementation for three select first-mover cities