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This website contains links to external sites. Responsibility for the content of the external sites linked to this website always lies with their respective publishers. Energy Cities expressly dissociates itself from all contents of these linked pages.

The content and structure of the websites are protected by copyright. The reproduction of information or data, in particular the use of texts, parts of texts or images, requires the prior consent of Energy Cities.

Links to the CN2019 homepage may be created, provided the CN2019 website opened is then the sole content of the browser window.


All images used on the website are used in accordance with the provisions of the respective rights holders. For the pictures shown in this section, all rights are with the authors.

Data Protection


Energy Cities empowers cities and citizens to shape and transition to futureproof cities. We showcase concrete alternatives deployed by cities, we advocate to change politic and economic governance at all levels and we foster a wide cultural change leading to a futureproofed society. Energy Cities’ community is composed by local leaders of thousands of cities in 30 European countries. It coordinates network activities and communication with the members, the Executive Board. Its offices are located in two locations, with its headquarters in Besançon and an extension in Brussels, serving as our centre for European policy work. In addition, Energy Cities coodinates the office of the Covenant of Mayors in cooperation with several other city networks.


This website has been compiled with the utmost care. Nevertheless, the Energy Cities gives no guarantee that the information provided is current, accurate, complete or error-free. Energy Cities  accepts no liability for damage or loss arising directly or indirectly from the use of this website, provided it has not been caused intentionally or by gross negligence. Energy Cities  expressly reserves the right to modify, append and delete the website in part or in whole without prior notice, or to halt publication completely or for a limited period.


When forms are used, e.g. for participation in events or contact forms, salutation, surname, first name, e-mail address and any other data necessary for the purpose of processing are processed. For further information on the processing of your data in connection with forms, please refer to the respective website on which the form is provided. The transmission to the Energy Cities  takes place by means of an SSL-encrypted connection, so that an unauthorized knowledge is substantially impeded.


Temporary session cookies are eventually used each time you view an individual page, to make navigation easier. Cookies are small text files that are stored locally in your browser cache. Session cookies do not include any personal data and expire at the end of each session, or after the completion of a user survey, which is conducted as a rule every two years. We do not use methods such as Java applets or ActiveX controls that make it possible to track your browsing behaviour.

Recipients of personal data 

The use of the information offered about the CN2019 is generally possible without the disclosure of personal information. Data collected in the course of the pre-registration will be stored, used only within the framework of the respective event and in this context passed on to the cooperation partner ifeu. It will not be passed on to third parties outside the conference organisation.

Use of web fonts

This website use external fonts called Google Fonts. Google Fonts is a service of Google Inc. (“Google”). These web fonts are integrated by a server call, usually concerning a server of Google in the USA. This informs the server of which of our websites you have visited. The IP address of the browser of the end device of the visitor of these websites is also stored by Google. b) When calling up a site, your browser will load the required web fonts into your browser cache in order to properly display texts and fonts. Web fonts are used in the interest of consistent and attractive display of our online offer. c) This is a legitimate interest within the meaning of sect. 6 para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. d) For more information, see the data protection notes of Google, which you can call up here: and

Reference to user rights 

You are entitled to object to data processing, to enquire about your personal data and its processing and to have this corrected if necessary, or to request restriction of processing or the erasure of the data. The data will then be erased. 

If you have any questions or complaints about this website, please contact the Energy Cities data protection officer, Nathalie Moroge ( You also have the right to lodge a complaint with the responsible data protection supervisory authority. The responsible authority in this case is the French Federal Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information (CNIL).