EIT Digital will showcase Urban Life & Mobility innovations at Smart City Expo in Barcelona

Smart City Expo

Smart City Expo is an international meeting point to tackle urban challenges, forge new partnerships, explore new ideas, share insights and expertise towards a more livable and sustainable society.

With more than 10.000 visitors and 275 exhibitors coming from 92 countries, it is the world's leading smart city event.

As a leading European innovation organisation focusing on digital technologies applied to Urban Life & Mobility in particular, EIT Digital will exhibit its most promising start-ups and innovation activities, for the first time at Smart City Expo in Barcelona on 17-19 November, on booth #F608.

Special side event: 18 November 2015, from 7.00pm to 9.30pm

Hotel Porta Fira
Hotel Porta Fira 
Francis Pisani
 Francis Pisani 
You are invited to a special side event that we organise on 18 November from 7.00pm to 9.30pm at Hotel Porta Fira right in front of Smart City Expo. International keynote speaker Francis Pisani will provide us with his latest insights on worldwide innovations for 21st century cities. Then you will have the opportunity to discover all our showcased innovations presented and demonstrated by their founders and innovators.

7.00pm to 7.45pm: Worldwide Tour of Smart Cities Innovations by Francis Pisani*
 7.45pm to 8.45pm: EIT Digital Urban Life & Mobility Innovations pitches
 8.45pm to 9.30pm: Cocktail and networking around demos

*Francis Pisani: French journalist, author and professor in the most established institutions in the world (IEP Paris, Stanford University, UC Berkeley, and Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico), he is interested in the social and geopolitical impact of information and communication technology.

Thanks for your interest. The event is fully booked. Registration has been closed.

The following start-ups and innovation activities will showcase at Smart City Expo and EIT Digital special side event.


3cixty is a platform for building applications that help visitors to compare and combine information about events, places and transport in a city.


Carzapp offers complete smart access solutions for car sharing, logistics and smart home applications. The patented hardware «ZappKit» allows keyless access via smartphone app.


cityOmeters gives municipalities and city-scale event managers visualisation and measurement of the city pulse from different real time data streams: social networks, app usage statistics, IoT sensors, mobile apps analytics.

Connecting Digital Cities

Connecting Digital Cities solution is an application to provide vehicle drivers and travellers with smart and real-time adjusted inter-modal itineraries, based on crowd sourcing and mobility analytics services.


FlashPoll is a mobile application for public institutions, administrations and government to interact with their citizens through short polls.

Fit to Perform

Fit to Perform is a wearable solution for drivers that records biological and physiological data, with the aim of improving their health and driving performance.

Ice Gateway

Ice Gateway optimizes outdoor lighting and adds many services for people passing by street lights in smart cities. 


Infozone is a platform for mobile marketing that helps businesses reach, engage and attract the right customers at the right spot and in the right time.


Localidata develops information technology services focused on open data for cities.

Local Motors

Local Motors uses 3D printing technology to make cars. They combine co-creation and micro-manufacturing to bring hardware innovations to market.


PlugSurfing is an application and billing system that empower electric car drivers to find and use charging points wherever they are and whenever they want.


ProtoWorld is an interactive simulation tool that allows mobility stakeholders to collaborate in envisioning new mobility strategies and experimenting with different scenarios in a realistic 3D-simulation environment.

Vulog is the leader of carsharing technologies: it allows mobility operators to implement round trip, one way or free floating car sharing services systems in all vehicle types.

NB: Worth noting that our coached startup Instant System also participated into Connecting Digital Cities and will be present at Smart City Expo.

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