- EIT Digital will attend Smart City Expo on November 15-17 2016 and will welcome visitors to its stand (Hall P2 Level 0 Street F - Stand 642).
- EIT Digital invests in strategic areas to accelerate the market uptake of research-based digital technologies focusing on Europe’s strategic and societal challenges. Digital Cities is one of its innovation action lines and will showcase 13 of its best innovation activities and scaleups during Smart City Expo in Barcelona.
- A networking reception will be held at EIT Digital’s booth on November 16 from 6:30PM to 7:30PM.
The Digital Cities Action line of EIT Digital leverages the digital transformation of cities through centralised, participative and collaborative interactions between city actors: government, city service providers, industry and citizens. This transformation enables the deployment of disruptive information, mobility and safety services in the city.
Thomas Herlin, Digital Cities Business Community Leader at EIT Digital says: "EIT Digital is really proud to be showcasing 13 of our best digital cities projects at Smart City Expo. We are looking forward to attract and increase our industry partnerships, potential innovation partners, and reach out to promising scaleups. It’s also important for us to have EIT Digital identified as a reliable and ‘must have’ European partner."
EIT Digital will also feature a selection of its best Digital Cities scaleups which have come out of the EIT Digital Accelerator and innovation activities led by EIT Digital.