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Microsoft CityNext at Smart City Expo World Congress 2017 Microsoft CityNext at Smart City Expo World Congress 2017

Microsoft CityNext at Smart City Expo


Microsoft is excited to return to Barcelona and share the latest about CityNext, our smart city initiative.  CityNext empowers cities to be more sustainable, prosperous and inclusive. Bringing a vast technology portfolio, safe and secure cloud computing, and the power of our Microsoft Partner Network to the table, CityNext enables you to deliver innovative digital services that help citizens lead safer and healthier lives, enriched by high-quality education.
Meet with us:

  • Schedule a 1:1 Meeting with Microsoft Executives and industry Experts
  • Book a tour of our CityNext exhibit – or explore on your own at Fira Barcelona Gran Via Hall C Stand C-30


  • Booth location

    Gran Via Hall 3, Booth C301 | map

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Take a tour of the Microsoft booth to learn first hand from our valued partners and customers how we’re driving digital services into the future. Booth tours are 60 minutes in length and are offered on a first-come, first-served basis.

  • Time

    Start : 2017-11-14 10:00:00
    End : 2017-11-16 05:00:00
  • Booth location

    Hall C Stand C-301

1:1 Briefing with Microsoft

Microsoft CityNext at Smart City empowers cities and citizens to unlock their potential by delivering innovative digital services and smart city innovations that can help them lead safer and healthier lives, enriched by high-quality education.

  • Monday, November 13th
  • Tuesday, November 14
  • Wednesday, November 15
  • Thursday, November 16

Pre-Day

Registration and coffee | 10:00
Keynote | 11:00
Vahé Torossian, CVP, Western Europe; Tim Turitto, General Manager, WW Public Sector
Lunch | 12:00
Partner Showcase | 13:15
Vahé Torossian, CVP Western Europe; Trudy Norris-Grey, Managing Director, CityNext Gold partner exhibitors from the Microsoft Smart City Expo booth
Break | 15:10
IDC Smart Cities Outlook | 15:25
Ruthbea Clarke, IDC, Research Director, Smart Cities Strategies Spotlight Partner
Connected Cities Vision | 16:10
Tim Turitto, General Manager, WW Public Sector
Connected Cities in Practice | 16:30
Tim Turitto, General Manager, WW Public Sector
Reception | 17:00

10am-5pm | Microsoft Booth Tours

Join us on a Booth Tour to learn first hand from our valued partners and customers how we are driving digital services into the future. Booth Tours are 60 minutes in length, and are first-come, first-served – complete your registration below to secure your spot. | Booth C301

11:30-12:30pm | Collective Efforts to Tackle Global Urban Challenges

As urban growth intensifies, global inequalities and the impacts of climate change multiply. Progress will come from collective intelligence built around city-to-city cooperation, citizens' participation and PPP models. How can cities promote synergy between multiple partners to find out innovative solutions to tackle global urban challenge? | Tim Turitto | Session # PL 02

10am-5pm | Microsoft Booth Tours

Join us on a Booth Tour to learn first hand from our valued partners and customers how we are driving digital services into the future. Booth Tours are 60 minutes in length, and are first-come, first-served – complete your registration below to secure your spot. | Booth C301

2:30-3:30pm | Improving Performance with Retrofitting and Intelligent Building Systems

Buildings are a critical component of cities. How can cities retrofit existing buildings to reduce energy consumption? How can they promote intelligent building systems aimed at improving accessibility and security, thus a livable environment for citizens? | Bruce Johnson | Session # ST 16

2:30-3:30pm | IoT and Data Enabling the Next Generation of Urban Services

As of this year, the Internet of Things (IoT) has entered a new stage. How can these new solutions be integrated into existing city structure? What are the challenges and benefits of using the data generated by these solutions to improve public services? | Trudy Norris-Grey | Session #DT 64

10am-5pm | Microsoft Booth Tours

Join us on a Booth Tour to learn first hand from our valued partners and customers how we are driving digital services into the future. Booth Tours are 60 minutes in length, and are first-come, first-served – complete your registration below to secure your spot. | Booth C301

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