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GOVERNMENTS & INTER-GOVERNAMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS

INSTITUTIONS & OTHER ENTITIES

RESEARCH & ACADEMIA

GLOBAL COMPANIES

SMEs & LOCAL

STARTUPS & ENTREPRENEURS

MEDIA & CULTURE

Why participate?

Smart City Expo World Congress enables governments and inter-governmental organizations to support local economies , local SMEs and strengthen country or city branding. Take advantage of the opportunity to present smart city projects to attract investment and open avenues in finding partners for PPPs or solution providers.
The event also gives the perfect chance to exchange experiences and best practices with cities from around the world.

Types of Participants

  • Local Government Regional Government State Government National Government
  • Public Administration Government Agency Inter-governmental Organization International Financial Institution (bilateral or multilateral)
  • International Organization Supranational Organization Network of Cities

Why participate?

There are a wealth of benefits for institutions and entities including promoting investment programs and presenting successful stories of funded projects to a global audience. The Smart City Expo World Congress also enables the development of membership bases and provides the ideal context to nurture relationships with other key organizations.

Types of Participants

  • Public Institution Private Institution Non-profit Institution Local Institution Regional Institution National Institution
  • Agency Foundation Association Cooperative Non-governmental Organization Consortium
  • Professional Organization Civic Organization Organized Civil Society Innovator Maker

Why participate?

The three-day event is the perfect arena to share knowledge with each other. It provides unlimited possibilities to explore funding opportunities, promote spin-offs for scale up or acceleration and also acquire state-of-the-art information about the latest industry trends and developments.

Types of Participants

  • University Department School, Department, Sub-department, Faculty, Sub-Faculty, Institute, Centre Research Centre
  • Research Companies Think Tank Academic Staff
  • Expert Student

Why participate?

As the leading event for cities, Smart City Expo World Congress makes global companies part of the smart city agenda, providing an international stage on which to strengthen thought-leadership positioning, present the latest innovations to achieve more sustainable cities, and showcase smart city solutions, products or services. It also provides the perfect conditions to generate valuable leads and broaden networks as well as attract international talent.

Types of Participants

  • Large Company Global or Regional Headquarter of a Multinational
  • Local Branch of a Multinational International Firm (Consulting, Banking, Telecommunications, Energy, Financial, Legal Sectors, etc.)
  • Investment Bank International Investor

Why participate?

SMEs and Local can take advantage of the leading event for cities to develop business with potential clients and suppliers, find business partnerships and also benchmark against competitors in international markets.
It is the perfect meeting point to learn about new business models, products, services and/or competitors in the market and offers unlimited networking possibilities.

Types of Participants

  • Micro, Small or Medium-Sized Enterprise Local organization Focused Mostly on Domestic Market
  • Local organization Focused Mostly on International Market Local Business
  • Local Firm (Consulting, Engineering, Legal, Architecture, etc.) Independent Consultant

Why participate?

Startups and entrepreneurs are a key point for Smart City Expo World Congress and can take advantage of specially tailored participation packages. You can engage with leading global companies to develop joint-solutions and explore infinite opportunities to find investment. As a particular point of interest for innovation, there is also ample opportunity to gain notoriety by promoting products and or services.

Types of Participants

  • Start-up Company Start-up Accelerator Business Incubator
  • Early-stage Company Entrepreneur Business Expert
  • Scientist / Inventor Investor

Why participate?

Smart City Expo World Congress provides a non-stop , three day narrative into the development of smart cities. Discover the most innovative products, solutions and services from the smart city sector. Engage, connect and discuss with international thought leaders and key players and explore the latest innovations in the implementation of smart solutions from cities around the world.

Types of Participants

  • Media Professional International Press Local Press Global Magazine
  • Local Magazine Technical Publication Online Publisher Independent Journalism
  • Culture-based Organizations Artistic Research Arts-based innovation

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