The innovative nature of the project and material developed pose the main challenge of compliance with the local, national and EU regulation, as well as the sustainability of technology planned. Kinga Korniejenko, UIA Expert for the Urban Infra Revolutions, presents her reflection on these as well as on the 7 UIA challenges, giving some inside on the future steps of the project and the plans that the city of Lappeenranta will have after the ending of the UIA funding supports.
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The Urban Innovative Actions (UIA) is a European Union initiative that provided funding to urban areas across Europe to test new and unproven solutions to urban challenges. The initiative had a total ERDF budget of €372 million for 2014-2020.