1-day exclusive event to include WW best 10 Solutions from Microsoft CityNext partners, City Protocol Society keynotes and a VIP tour and networking to be held at the FC Barcelona Stadium: Camp Nou.


We are delighted to invite you to join us for the event, targeted to city Mayors, high representatives, executives and CIOs. It is going to be a unique opportunity to get to know face-to-face with the latest state-of-the-art solutions and trends on SmartCities that you can apply to your own city.


Are you ready to experience the top 10 champion solutions for smart cities?

Barcelona, Monday 14th November 2016




10:30 – 11:00   Registration, Welcome & Coffee

11:00 – 11:20   Welcome Address, Government of Catalonia
Sergi Marcen, Head of Delegation of the Government of Catalonia to the United Kingdom and Ireland

11:20 – 11:40  Digital Transformation in Government
Toni Townes-Whitley, Corporate Vice President, Public Sector, Microsoft

11:40 – 12:00  Smart Cities in 2016 and the Future Ahead
Francesc Giralt, Director of Society Affairs, City Protocol Society

12:00 – 13:00  Tapas & Fideua Lunch & Networking
Carles Abellan, 1 Michelin star Chef

13:00 – 15:00  Digital Cities – Government Administration

The Pure Cloud-based City. Real Implementations – Dave Kiwi, Director at SPARKED

City Predictive Dashboards –Albert Isern, CEO at BISMART

Urban Planning vision and digital challenges – Antoni Vives, CEO at City Transformation Agency

Digital Cities – Culture & Tourism

eTourism: Digital World for Tourism – Albert Isern, CEO at BISMART

Safer Cities

Creating a Collaborative City Wide Program – Jean Philippe Deby, Business Development Director – EMEA at GENETEC

Digital Cities are Educated Cities

Decision Support Solutions Using Geocraft & Hololens – GeodanNEXT international

15:00 – 15:30  Coffee Break

15:30 – 17:30   Healthier Cities, Sustainable Cities

Healthier Cities

Improving Social Services and Healthcare with Big Data – Albert Isern, CEO at BISMART

Social Affairs vision and digital challenges – Francesc Iglesies, Secretary General of Social Affairs at GOVERNMENT OF CATALONIA

Hospital Readmission Prevention vision and digital challenges – Josep Manel Picas, Healthcare Consultant at Bismart

Sustainable Cities – Transportation

Multi-Modal Solutions Empowering Urban Transportation Management –Andy Taylor, Strategy Director. Dave Roat, Strategy Manager

Sustainable Cities – Buildings, Infrastructure, & Planning

Intelligent building facilities and infrastructures. Real Time Management. – Nicolas Perelló, Business Development at WONDERWARE BY SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC

Digital Collaboration Platform – Gary Bell, DCP-SafeC Programme Director CGI

Sustainable Cities – IoT

From the Sensor to the Smart Decision – Javier Martinez, VP Sales & Business Development at LIBELIUM

Sustainable Cities – Energy & Water

Industrial IoT for driving operational excellence to new heights – Bernhard Ebert, International Sales Manager. Johannes Petrowisch, Global Partner & Business Development Manager at COPADATA

17:30 – 18:00   Q&A Session.                                   

Share your comments, questions, challenges and projects

18:00 – 19:30  Questionnaire. Networking & Drinks

FC Barcelona VIP Tour

19:30               FC Barcelona VIP Tour closes