Why
visit?

Tap into the global meeting point of bold industry and government leaders pushing sustainable and inclusive urban development forward.

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WHY VISIT

It's the world's leading event for cities

This is the benchmark event on urban development, and for 3 days it becomes a global hub where executives, city representatives and academics from around the world meet to explore a better future for our cities. Learn from the greatest experts at the Congress. Discover the latest technologies at the Expo. Go deep into key smart city issues with theme specific Side Events. Enjoy premier networking and get business done.

WHY VISIT

There's no other platform like this

Smart City Expo World Congress 2019 gathered 24,399 multi-sectoral attendees from both public and private sectors and a wide range of industries, plus representatives from 700+ cities and 146 countries.

2 out of 3 attendees were decision makers, making this the perfect platform for collecting qualified leads and forming new collaborations. 92% of our participants were highly satisfied with the quality of the contacts made at the event.

WHY VISIT

The thrill of face-to-face business is back

After virtual-only events for such a long time, Smart City Expo returns to Barcelona in November 2021 with a powerful hybrid edition to mark our 10th anniversary.

The lessons learned from last year will contribute to creating an enhanced cross-platform experience offering endless opportunities: we’re in digital to reach everyone, and we’re in Barcelona to bring face-to-face business and a vibrant onsite event back!

What does Smart City Expo mean for its attendees?

Here's what some of our previous participants have said about their experience at the event:

TRACKS

TRACKS

Enabling Technologies

TRACKS

Energy & Environment

TRACKS

Governance

TRACKS

Living & Inclusion

TRACKS

Economy

TRACKS

Infrastructure & Buildings

TRACKS

Safety & Security

The place to connect the whole ecosystem

Exhibitors
More than 1,000 companies and organizations showcased their latest projects and developments
Partners
Leading international partners supported us
Speakers
Best-in-class content was provided by more than 400 inspirational figures
Governments
Browse the list of official representation from a long list of countries
High Representatives
Ministers, mayors and deputy mayors from all over the world joined us
City & Country Pavilions
Cities, regions and countries from across the globe exhibited at the Expo
Institutions
Discover the powerful institutions that participated in the 2019 edition
Startups
New companies emerging within the smart city ecosystem shared their solutions

The opportunities for networking are endless

Take advantage of a leading global platform and form valuable connections with key players from various sectors.

APP

app

An essential networking tool linking you with senior-level attendees.

BROKERAGE EVENT

brokerage-event

Pre-scheduled B2B meetings aimed at creating new connections between companies.

Organized by:

THEMES

themes

Based around the event’s eight main tracks, these are sets of dedicated sessions that go deep into critical urban issues and allow for targeted networking between attendees.