With the field of Smart Cities technologies, solutions and projects emerging and advancing each day, Leading Cities launched its daily #SmartCities Headlines service. This online publication captures some of the key headlines from around the world related to Smart Cities and shares the transformative and thought provoking news stories via our website and social media.…Read more Leading Cities Launches #SmartCities Daily Headlines
Leading Cities’ President and CEO was selected to chair the Plenary Panel at the Smart City Expo World Congress (SCEWC) in Barcelona. The SCEWC is the largest Smart Cities event in the world with almost 17,000 attendees, nearly 600 exhibitors and over 600 cities. This gathering identifies new trends and emerging technologies in the world…Read more Leading Cities’ President and CEO was selected to chair the Plenary Panel at the Smart City Expo World Congress (SCEWC) in Barcelona.
Josep Lluís de la Rosa is a Full Professor at the University of Girona (UdG) Spain since 2010 and Rensselaer Institute of Technology (RPI) New York, USA from 2008-2010. Mr. De la Rosa is also the director of the Technology Research Center Easy and of the Official Master in Smart Cities of the UdG. He…Read more Josep Lluís de la Rosa of the University of Girona joins Leading Cities
We have to admit that the role of the university in our society is evolving in a direction very difficult to define, finding itself in a no man’s land between the tradition it represents and a new social framework where knowledge is Online, and the capabilities and qualifications that our society needs are more present…Read more The Intelligence Of A Smart University
Jaume Cunill is the newest member of the Leading Cities Barcelona Local Advisory Board. Mr. Cunill is the CEO of Tech4freedom where he leads a social approach to technology that improves the quality of life for individuals with sensory impairments. Mr. Cunill’s commitment to developing and advancing such uses of technology provides positive impact and…Read more Jaume Cunill, CEO of Tech4freedom, joins Leading Cities
Leading Cities is proud to announce and congratulate Jörg Knieling, Local Coordinator of Leading Cities in Hamburg, and his team members, including Joaquín Rodríguez the Local Coordinator of Leading Cities in Barcelona, for winning the Best Book of the Year Award issued by the Regional Studies Association with their publication “Cities in Crises, Socio-spatial impacts…Read more Leading Cities Coordinators Win Best Book of the Year Award for “Cities in Crisis”
Leading Cities has the pleasure to introduce you to David Garrofé, General Secretary of CECOT, as the newest member of the Leading Cities Barcelona Local Advisory Board. The addition of Mr. Garrofé and his experience and perspective adds tremendous weight and vision to the Leading Cities Barcelona Local Advisory Board. During his tenure at Cecot,…Read more David Garrofé, General Secretary of CECOT, Joins Leading Cities
Leading Cities is very pleased to announce that Mr. Carles Agustí, Open Government Director at Diputació de Barcelona (Regional Government), is Joining the Leading Cities Barcelona Advisory Board. In addition to the valuable skills, insights and expertise that Mr. Agustí adds to the Advisory Board, his inclusion represents a special addition to the Leading Cities…Read more Carles Agustí Joins the Local Advisory Board of Leading Cities in Barcelona
When it comes to projects that aspire to change reality, we usually find a pivotal moment. This crossroad is when you must decide what is truly possible and what is teetering on the edge between dream and reality. It is this equilibrium between theory and praxis, dreams and reality that embody the actions of those who, like us, dream about smart ecosystems and new urban environments.