Utrecht Region present at Smart City Expo World Congress
Between the 19th and 21st of November 2019, Utrecht Region will attend the Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona. The Smart City Expo exists to empower cities and collectivize urban innovations across the globe. Dedicated to creating a better future for cities and their citizens, worldwide, this yearly expo showcases social innovation and provides a platform to forge partnerships and explore business opportunities.
Discover urban solutions
The Smart City Expo is based around the values of social inclusion and empowerment and is dedicated to promoting awareness, understanding, and critical reflection between inhabitants of different cities worldwide. Sustainability is a top priority. The 2019 edition will gather 25,000+ visitors, from both public and private sectors, across a wide range of industries, representing 700+ cities and 140+ countries.
Holland Pavilion at Smart City Expo
Utrecht Region is part of an innovation mission for Dutch cities and regions active in the Smart City sector. The Holland Pavilion at the Smart City Expo will showcase a wide selection of Dutch smart city solutions. We welcome you to meet our Dutch delegates in Gran Via, Hall P2, Level 0, Street D, Stand 473. Don’t miss out on the Utrecht Region stand and get acquainted with our centrally situated, smart, green, and healthy community, fondly described as the region of Healthy Urban Living.
About Utrecht Region
Utrecht Region is Europe’s hotspot for Healthy Urban Living. The region is the European frontrunner in creating and implementing future health technologies, urban solutions on air quality, smart mobility, urban sustainable planning, an inclusive society, renewable energy and energy efficiency, green public spaces and urban biodiversity.
Utrecht Region has just been ranked once again as one of the most competitive regions in Europe (source: European Commission, October 2019). The Regional Competitiveness Index (RCI) ranks Utrecht in a joint second place, together with London. Utrecht Region is located right in the center of the Netherlands, just 25 minutes from Schiphol Airport and Amsterdam.
For more information about growing or locating your company in Utrecht Region, please contact:
Roel Franken: firstname.lastname@example.org / +31 6 57 33 89 28
Leonard van Nispen: email@example.com / + 31 6 41 54 98 28
Or meet our team in Barcelona between the 19th and 21st of November 2019. Our Dutch delegation is eager to learn, share experiences, talk about best practices, and open new paths for international collaboration.