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Cities are evolving and we’re evolving with them. Today, urban mobility is a key challenge around the globe, and accelerating change to make transport more sustainable, inclusive and efficient is a top priority for worldwide governments.
If you are a mobility enterprise, these are five reasons why you should come to do business in Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona:
1. Accelerate your business
The Smart Mobility Congress (19-21 November 2019), together with Smart City Expo World Congress, is the global platform shaping the next steps of urban mobility. 3 days of conferences and expo that attracts the whole ecosystem in one venue to reflect on the evolution of mobility while helping accelerate the development of products and services for improved traffic flow, sustainable transportation and better road safety.
2. Think big to be global
These two parallel events are the world’s biggest meeting point for corporate and city leaders committed to transform the world into a more liveable place by turning technology into a force for sustainability and inclusion. This year, the show will welcome +1,000 exhibitors (including Alstom, Bosch, Deloitte, Here, Mastercard, SEAT or Siemens), +700 city representatives and +25,000 professional attendees from around the globe.
3. Build up your leadership
This global hub is a huge showroom of the latest innovations addressing the challenge of urban mobility, and the best platform to connect with industry leaders and decision makers from the public sector, as well as a knowledge agora to draw inspiration from provocative innovators such as Janette Sadik-Khan, former NYC Transportation Commissioner, and Laura Tenenbaum, Climate Change and Scientific Communicator at NASA, first confirmed speakers for the 2019 edition.
4. Empower your network
New mobility will be clean, efficient and multimodal, and it will be shaped in Barcelona during the Smart Mobility Congress. Be part of this urban revolution and position yourself as a key player in this new scenario. In 2018 show’s edition, there were 1.200 meetings with participants coming from 40 countries, 10.000 networking interactions made through the event app, and 92% of satisfaction with the quality of the contacts made at the event.
5. Get funds for your startup
Many opportunities to fund your startup will be at side events, like EU Startup Prize Mobility Pitch Session, GrowSmarter Workshop with Stockholm, Cologne and Barcelona representatives, Startup Sesame. In Barcelona you could benefit from our series of pre-scheduled B2B meetings to connect participants with potential business partners and clients.