10 cities in the final round

November 28, 2006

  • Out of the 52 participating cities, an independent jury made up of representatives from the media, business, academia and politics chose 10 candidates for the final round: Arnsberg, Coburg, Frankfurt (Oder), Friedrichshafen, Görlitz, Kaiserslautern, Kamp-Lintfort, Neuruppin, Osterholz-Scharmbeck and Schwäbisch Hall. 

  • Stephan Althoff, the T-City Project General Manager: “The cities that have applied went about their work with sheer unbelievable creativity and energy. It’s fun to see who we could work hand-in-hand with.”

  • Deutsche Telekom CEO René Obermann: “The intensity of the discussions shows that with this competition we addressed a key need of committed citizens and modern administrations.”