Mediaplanet (Juni 2012) - EPIC: Europees platform voor intelligente steden
EPIC is a European platform that helps to create European smart cities by combining innovative ecosystems, eGovernment applications and new cloud computing techniques.
Currently, EPIC is working on an application that makes it easier for expats to find a new apartment. Expats who move to a new city (e.g. Brussels) have a lot of difficulties to find a new place to stay and to get to know the city. The application helps the expats with their search for a new apartment that corresponds to their demands in terms of budget, distance from public transport, distance to childcare and school, etc.
Read the full article in the June 2012 issue of Mediaplanet (in Dutch)