From the 19th to the 21st of November , the Smart City Expo World Congress will be held at the Fira de Barcelona . It is the world-wide event in the field of intelligent cities , which brings together at a congress and exhibition space for municipal representatives , institutions, academic and thought leaders, research centers, companies and entrepreneurs.
This event also enables the collaboration of companies with cities active in this field, as well as the identification of business opportunities in third markets for companies with innovative solutions that meet the challenges presented by cities.
The special report on global warming published by the UN-IPCC in October 2018 warned us that now is the time to act in the face of climate change. There are only a dozen years to limit global warming to 1.5ºC and reduce the risks of extreme heat, drought, floods and poverty. The World Congress of Smart City Expo began in 2011 to focus on this problem.
The initiative is based on the need to empower the cities and collectivize urban innovation through the promotion of social innovation , the establishment of collaborations and the identification of business opportunities. The event is dedicated to creating a better future for cities and their citizens around the world.
From 19 to 21 November at the Fira de Barcelona venue, the participants will enjoy a program very extensive on various topics of interest Blockchain global technology, artificial intelligence, drones and / or new ways of between micromobilitat others
Registrations can be made through the event's webpage .