Smart City Expo World Congress 2018

Thursday, 15 November 2018

Edgar Saavedra and Ángel Almeida, researchers of the Energetic Efficiency group at CeDInt, attended the Smart City Expo World Congress 2018 held from 13th to 15th November.

At this year’s Smart City Expo, we explored how cities can become more liveable through digital technologies.3 days of in-depth debate on essential topics

  • Digital Transformation
  • Urban Environment
  • Mobility
  • Governance & Finance
  • Inclusive & Sharing Cities


Smart City Expo World Congress exists in order to empower cities and collectivize urban innovation across the globe. Through promoting social innovation, establishing partnerships and identifying business opportunities, the event is dedicated to creating a better future for cities and their citizens worldwide.

As the world's leading event for cities, Smart City Expo World Congress provides a unique meeting spot for smart city sectors and an innovative platform for urban action worldwide.

The event is based around the values of social inclusion and empowerment and is dedicated to promoting awareness, understanding and critical reflection between inhabitants of different cities worldwide, all in a climate of mutual respect and caring. Sustainability is a top priority, with the Towards Zero Waste  initiative aiming to reduce waste and increase efficient use of resources across the event.







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