Smarting Cities through Thinking Solutions
Today's cities are under stress. The good news is that the ongoing technologies and the advanced experience can transform them into more resilient systems in terms of energy, mobility and transport, buildings, infrastructure and resource efficiency.
Smart Cities is one of the business-oriented events in South-East Europe combining conference and exhibition in its format. Running from 11 to 13 March in Sofia, Bulgaria, it will promote the latest urban innovations - the perfect match between environmental concerns and economic development. The organizer is Via Expo.
Who has joined the speaker line-up?
Speakers from the Calypso Networks Association, International Battery & Energy Storage Alliance, Architects’ Council of Europe, Transatel Mobile, etc. have already joined the event.
Antonio Marques (Etra, Spain) will present realized company projects and knowledge. Currently Etralux is implementing rehabilitation of street lighting throughout Bulgaria.
Intelligent transport will be the focus of the presentation of Telelink. It is involved in a large-scale project including design and construction of 50 intelligent crossings. What will be the future relevance of smart ticketing in urban e-mobility markets – Dr. Danijela Baric from the Calypso Networks Association will bring light to this topic.
The parallel exhibition will showcase a variety of urban technologies. ETRA is a large business group that offers technologically advanced solutions in traffic, transport, parking, access, lighting, energy and telecommunications areas.
Visitors will have an opportunity to get acquainted with the Innovations Cluster’s products for automatic vehicle location (AVL), for real time passenger information (RTPI), bus rapid transit (BRT) and ticketing systems, CCTV, etc.
ADD Bulgaria is a company in the development and implementation of intelligent measurement solutions for electricity, water, gas and street lighting, with which the customers achieve loss reduction and efficient resource management.
Another exhibitor is Veldim – 1 Ltd. - a producer of access control, video surveillance, security, parking and building automation systems under its own brand. Atics will promote ICONICS software solutions that can visualize, analyze and mobilize real-time information for any application and on any device. MMG has more than 20 years of experience in design and installation of IT systems for automation and security.
RE Cluster has activities in different areas. A specific trend is the lessening of energy consumption in the field of transport by means of conversion of vehicles with benzene engines to electro mobiles as well as charging infrastructure for electric vehicles.
Organizer: Via Expo Ltd. - www.viaexpo.com
Parallel Events: Energy Efficiency & Renewables, Save the Planet (waste management), Save the Life (Emergency, Rescue- and Safety Control)