20 November 2019 → Representatives of Minsk City Executive Committee take part in Smart City & World Congress 2019
From November 19 to 21, an exhibition and congress of city planning and modern technologies of urban infrastructure Smart City & World Congress 2019 is taking place in Barcelona, in which representatives of the Minsk City Executive Committee take part, the "Minsk-Novosti" Agency reports.
On November 19, the official delegation led by Deputy Chairman of the Minsk City Executive Committee Alexander Krepak met with Barcelona Vice Mayor Lia Bonet Rull and discussed the possibilities of developing trade and economic cooperation and the signing of the Agreement on establishing friendly relations and cooperation between the Minsk City Executive Committee and the Barcelona City Hall.
On November 20, the Belarusian delegation will visit a number of centers and regions where they will study the specifics of the work of local companies in creating and servicing innovative urban infrastructure projects, including smart city technologies, and will also discuss the implementation of a joint project for the assembly and supply of Belkommunmash electric buses to the Spanish capital.
On November 21, a meeting of representatives of the Belarusian delegation is planned with the Minister of Infrastructure and Transport of Catalonia, Isidre Gavin, and the Minister of Agriculture, Livestock, Fishing and Food of Catalonia, Teresa Jorda and Roura, as well as a visit to the "Area @ 22" - an innovative project on the use of modern technologies in one of the districts of Barcelona.
The Ninth Annual Exhibition and Congress of Urban Planning and Modern Technologies of Urban Infrastructure Smart City & World Congress 2019 is dedicated to the technologies of smart cities. The exhibition is attended by companies offering services and opportunities in energy, transport, environmental protection and recycling.
The Belarusian delegation includes Alexander Krepak, Deputy Chairman of the Minsk City Executive Committee, Vladimir Naumovich, Chairman of the Economy Committee of the Minsk City Executive Committee, and Maxim Bardovich, Director of the Center for Information Technologies of the Minsk City Executive Committee.