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Bento Gonçalves, Brasil. Nominated as a Knowledge City-Region. Bento Gonçalves is a town located in the state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazill. Created in 1875, it is one of the centres of the Italian immigration in Brazil. It is also known as the 'wine capital of Brazil', due to...
Brisbane, Australia, Nominated as a Knowledge-City Region.  ‘Smart State’ brand of Brisbane (1998) has started as local economic development strategy basically aiming to create jobs for the future for Queensland. The ‘Smart’ brand has later been extended to other policy...
Copenhagen, Denmark. Nominated as a Knowledge City-Region. Copenhagen is the capital of Denmark and its most populous city, with an urban population of 1,213,822 (as of 1 January 2012) and a metropolitan population of 1,950,522 (as of 1 January 2013). Copenhagen is situated on...
Curitiba, Brasil. Nominated as a Knowledge City-Region. Curitiba is located in the wealthier southern part of Brazil. It is the capital of the predominantly agricultural state of Paraná and has a population of 1,760 500 (2010) http://www.sustainablecitiesnet.com/models/...
Nominated as a Knowledge Metropolis With its geographically endowed fertile fields enclosed by Geumhogang River and its tributary Sincheon, Daegu has been home to a large population since prehistoric times, helping the settlers to create a rich and unique cultural heritage....
Dublin, Ireland. Nominated as a Knowledege City-Region. Dublin is both the largest city and the capital of Ireland. Along with the national economy, the city has experienced considerable economic growth in recent years and this has also resulted in a significant increase in...
Montréal, Canada. Nominated as a Knowledge-Metropolis. Montréal has a rich industrial history, like other major cities in developed countries. However, it has experienced profound changes in recent decades as these industries have gradually been shifted to countries that offer...
Ottawa, Canada. Nominated as a Knowledge City-region.   As with other national capitals, the main business of Ottawa has long been government and the cities identity was that of a government town. During the 1990s and into the 21st century this identity began to shift....
Przemyśl, Poland. Nominated as a Knowledge City-Region Przemyśl is a city in south-eastern Poland with 66,756 inhabitants, as of June 2009.[1] In 1999, it became part of the Podkarpackie Voivodeship; it was previously the capital of Przemyśl Voivodeship. Przemyśl owes its long...
Tallinn,Estonia. Nominated as a Knowledge-City Region. Tallinn, the capital of Estonia, is located in Northern Europe in the north-eastern part of the Baltic Sea region. It is a city, a legend says, that is constantly reinventing itself. Modern Tallinn is developing rapidly,...
Tampere, Finland. Nominated as a Knowledge City-Region. The Tampere Region is one of Finland's fastest growing centres. There is a population of more than 210,000 in the city of Tampere, close to half a million in the Tampere Region and more than five million in Finland....
Valencia, Spain, nominated as a Knowledge city-region. Its City Council is energetically pursuing knowledge-based initiatives, putting Valencia's future as a KC in perspective as "incredible but true", with five different slogans of campaign: 1.1.- THE VALENCIA OF THE SEA....
Vienna, Austria, nominated as a Knowledge City-Region (pop 1.794.770). Vienna is Austria's capital, with a population of round about 1.8 million (2.6 million within the metropolitan area) more than 20% of Austria's population, and its cultural, economic, and political centre. It...
Nominated as Knowledge City-Region, Zurich, Switzerland is the largest city in Switzerland and the capital of the canton of Zürich. The city is Switzerland's main commercial and cultural centre and sometimes called the Cultural Capital of Switzerland, the political capital of...