Smart Cities Investment Forum in Barcelona, Spain

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

1st Smart Cities Investment Forum was held on 19 November 2014 at Smart City Expo World Congress, that took place in Barcelona on 18– 20 November 2014. Forum was co-organized by the Association of Architects of Catalonia, Barcelona Activa (Barcelona City Council) through the ACCELMED Project (MED Programme), and Fira de Barcelona.

Agenda of the Investment Forum on the 19th of November 2014:

  • 4:00 p.m. Registration and collection of documentation
  • 4:15 p.m. Welcome by the collaborating institutions
  • 4:30 p.m. Presentation of projects
  • 6:30 p.m. Networking Cocktail

The forum will involve private investors and entrepreneurs interested in business opportunities in this sector.

Call was addressed to:

Investors interested in participating in smart city projects and willing to invest 25.000 EUR or more.

Entrepreneurs with a project related to smart cities, clean energy, energy efficiency and energy saving, energy storage, mobility, infrastructure, water and waste treatment, and you are looking for funding from private investors of at least EUR50,000.

32 application forms were received and 8 companies (6 from Spain, 1 from Slovenia and 1 from Italy) were selected to pitch in front of the panel of 40 investors.