Our mission

Smart City Expo World Congress exists in order to empower cities and collectivize urban innovation across the globe. Through promoting social innovation, establishing partnerships and identifying business opportunities, the event is dedicated to creating a better future for cities and their citizens worldwide.

Our vision

As the world's leading event for cities, Smart City Expo World Congress provides a unique meeting spot for smart city sectors and an innovative platform for urban action worldwide.

Our values

The event 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, with the Towards Zero Waste initiative aiming to reduce waste and increase efficient use of resources across the event. We also aim to spread and widen the debate on smart cities via the Smart.City_Lab blog.

Topics

1. Digital Transformation

2. Urban Environment

3. Mobility

4. Governance & Finance

5. Inclusive & Sharing Cities

Source: Smart City Expo

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