• NORDIC PAVILION.

    Come and join us in the Europe’s largest SMART CITY EXPO to network and meet customers and partners. Visit us at HALL P2, LEVEL 0, STREET E, STAND 509.

    November 13th – 15th 2018

    Barcelona, Spain

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  • CONFERENCE FOR ALL

    The congress will bring together over 400 global influencers and innovators to share knowledge, debate the challenges faced by our cities, encourage out of the box thinking and inspire a worldwide call for action in order to develop smarter and more sustainable cities.

    SMART CITY EXPO 2018

THE NORDICS

It’s not a place – it’s a state of mind.

Add to My Calendar 2018-11-13 09:00:00 2018-11-15 18:00:00 Europe/Madrid Welcome to the Nordic Pavilion! Smart City Expo Barcelona, Spain The Nordic sgs@cleancluster.dk

Welcome to the Nordic Pavilion!

The Smart City Expo World Congress (SCEWC) is the world’s largest meeting place within the Smart City market. It brings together 600 exhibitors and over 18 000 participants from businesses and cities from all around the world.

In 2018, Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Finland will combine their forces for the second time to set up one common Nordic pavilion for Nordic companies and cities, with an exclusive program for exhibitors, partners and clients. We can strengthen our Nordic brand on technology and sustainability leadership as well as have a greater impact to global markets together. The pavilion will have exhibition stands, meeting tables and space for presentations.
Cleantech Scandinavia, Innovation Norway, CLEAN and Business Finland will provide an opportunity for cleantech companies, cities and regions to showcase their smart solutions as part of the joint Nordic pavilion.

We collaborate to optimize the relationships between the Nordic Countries and to showcase the overall potential of Scandinavia.

You will find Nordic solutions, companies, cities and regions of all sizes to showcase their smart city solutions.

Ready-to-market solutions!

Connect with brands that offer solutions for for global audiences and horizons

Build your smart city brand with us!

Connect directly with solution providers to match your city’s needs and ambitions

Culture of collaboration!

The Nordics are ahead in the Smart City development and sustainable solutions. And we love partnerships around the world!

Set-up bilateral meetings

and get to know our nordic profiles

Program 2018

The program at the Pavilion brings together 400+ Nordic participants and international guests. The program hosts solution seeking, exchange and networking in various ways, from workshops to mingling receptions.

Meet the Nordic Cities!

Connect with city representatives from Nordic cities

International Cities and Delegations

International cities and country delegations are welcome to book visits with us

Mingling and Business Buzz

Various receptions, gala dinner and the Nordic Happy Hour offer various fun ways to meet new people! Nordic exhibitors can request to host a reception slot by contacting their Pavilion country organizer

Nordic Smart Cities Roundtable

Offer a challenge and get to know selected solutions from the Nordics and international best practices

THE SCHEDULES

Opening of the Nordic Pavilion

Location: Nordic Pavilion
Format: Reception 
About: Short Welcome by Nordic Innovation, main
sponsor of the Nordic Pavilion. One
representative from Denmark, Finland, Norway
and Sweden will welcome and present an
overview of each countries’ exhibitors.
11:00 – 12:00

Meet the Nordic Cities 1

Location: Nordic Pavilion
Format: Presentations and speed meetings 
About: One exhibiting city from each Nordic country
will each give a 5 minutes presentation on the
pavilion’s stage about their priorities and
investment areas the next 3-5 years, indicating
what technologies they might need. Followed
by a row of speed-meetings with the
exhibiting companies. Exhibitors only.
12:00 – 12:30

Meet the Investors

Location: Nordic Pavilion
Format: Presentations 
About: Smart city investors present themselves.
Followed by a VC panel and one-on-one meetings 
with selected companies.
12:30 – 13:00

Meet the Nordic Companies

Location: Nordic Pavilion
Format: Pitches 
About: Pitching sessions by the exhibiting companies.

13:00 – 14.00

Nordic Solutions for C40

Location: Nordic Pavilion
Format: Presentation
About: Presentation on Nordic solutions for C40 cities.
14:00 – 15:00

Stockholm City Reception

Location: Nordic Pavilion
Format: Reception
About: Coming soon. 
15:00 – 16:00

Receptions and International Guests

Location: Nordic Pavilion
Format: Reception
About: International guests (cities, country delegations etc.)
can request visiting slots from 30 min. to 1 h.
16:00 – 16:30

Reception – Norway

Location: Nordic Pavilion
Format: Reception
About: Reception by Norway.
16:30 – 17:30

Nordic networking dinner

Location: Restaurant
Format: Stand-up dinner 
About: By Invitation Only.
19:00 - 00:00

Nordic Smart City Roundtables

Location: Hotel Fira Congress
Format: Roundtable discussions
About: The goal of this workshop is to
provide/develop solutions to thematic
challenges specified by Nordic cities and
companies. The method of the workshop is to
have an Interactive workshop/Roundtable
discussions. Sign-up is needed.
9:30 – 12:00

Nordic Smart City Network

Location:Hotel Fira Congress
Format: 
About: Nordic Smart City Network workshop.
12:30 – 14:00

Meet the Nordic Companies 2

Location: Nordic Pavilion
Format: Pitches 
About: Pitching sessions by the exhibiting companies.
12:30 – 13.30

Meet the Nordic Cities 2

Location: Pavilion 
Format: Presentations and speed meetings
About: One city from each Nordic country will each
give a 5 minutes presentation on the
pavilion’s stage about their priorities and
investment areas the next 3-5 years, indicating
what technologies they might need. Followed
by a row of speed-meetings with the
exhibiting companies. Sign-up is needed.
13:30 – 14:30

Reception – Finland

Location: Nordic Pavilion
Format: Reception
About: Reception by Finland.
14:30 – 15:30

Reception – Denmark

Location: Nordic Pavilion
Format: Reception
About: Reception by Denmark.
15:30 – 16:30

Viable Cities & Smart City Sweden

Location: Nordic Pavilion
Format: Seminar
About: Swedish approach to smart sustainable cities,
with export, research and innovation perspectives. 
Hosted by Viable Cities & Smart City Sweden.
16:30 – 17:30

Nordic Happy Hour

Location: Pavilion 
Format: General Networking
About: We invite you to the Nordic Happy Hour!
Come to the pavilion to mingle with the cities
and companies and taste some Nordic-inspired
Tapas and drinks.
17:30 – 18:00

Receptions and International Guests

Location: Nordic Pavilion
Format: Reception
About: Receptions are open slots from 30 min.
to 1 h to be hosted by a Nordic Pavilion 
participant. Opportunity to host networking, 
exchange ideas and showcase your projects/solutions.
International guests (cities, country delegations etc.)
can request visiting slots from 30 min. to 1 h.
10:00 – 11:00

Nordic Lighthouse Solutions

Location: Pavilion 
Format: Presentations and panel discussion
About: Each Nordic Lighthouse project presents
one unique idea from their solution portfolio,
followed by a panel discussion. Projects are
forerunners in CO2 emission reductions and
citizen engagement.
11:00 – 12:00

Receptions and International Guests

Location: Nordic Pavilion
Format: Reception
About: Receptions are open slots from 30 min.
to 1 h to be hosted by a Nordic Pavilion 
participant. Opportunity to host networking, 
exchange ideas and showcase your projects/solutions.
International guests (cities, country delegations etc.)
can request visiting slots from 30 min. to 1 h.
12:00 – 13:00

ORGANIZERS

Event is supported by easily recognisable companies.

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Frequently Asked Questions
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Hall: P2, Level: 0, Street: E, Stand: 509.

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ADDRESS

Fira de Barcelona (Gran Via Venue)
Avinguda Joan Carles I, 58
08908 L’Hospitalet de Llobregat (Barcelona), Spain

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