Over the next few decades, the continuing urbanization and overall growth of the world´s population is projected to add 2.5 billion people to the cities. All regions in the world are expected to urbanize further, especially in Asia and Africa, where the fastest growing cities are located.
The annual Smart City Expo World Congress, taking place from 14 to 16 November in Barcelona, will address the major challenges for the cities of the future. With about 17000 visitors, 600 exhibitors, 600 participating cities, 420 speakers and more than 50 side events, Smart City Expo is the world's largest and most important smart city congress. It is the meeting point for companies, public sector, startups, academia and citizens working together for the sustainable development of cities.
AIT Austrian Institute of Technology will host a stand to present solutions for the urban challenges of the future AIT fields of expertise in smart city development will be demonstrated, including responsive cities and regions, smart spatial planning systems, smart mobility, energy concepts and resilient urban systems. Solutions like SIMULATE, EXPERIENCE, PLAN, MODE, SMART SURVEY and IMPACT will be shown.
Smart City Expo World Congress 2017
November 14-16, 2017