Press call for November, 17 and 18: Grand Final of the Smart City App Hack

On the 17th and 18th of November, the Smart City App Hack Grand Final will take place, the challenge of the year in Smart Cities and collaborative economy that started last March and will now arrive at its end with this international final, where 15 mobile applications from Barcelona, Dubai, Phoenix, Helsinki, Lyon, San Francisco and New York will present and compete live. The final will take place during the Smart City Expo World Congress in the following two parts:

Day 17, competition by city and category. 5pm to 6pmCongress Area / Sala 2  

Culture and Tourism: Seety (Lyon); Eventmore (Helsinki) and Tripuniq (Barcelona)

Energy and Emissions: Virtual Energy Advisor (Barcelona) and Knodes (Nueva York)

Shopping and Retail: HER (Phoenix), Chronoscènes (Lyon); Glovo (Barcelona) and indoors (San Francisco)

Day 18, competition by city and category. 5pm to 6pmCongress Area / Sala 2  

Collaborative city: boxit co (Dubai); Einvite (Dubai) and Sharing Academy (Barcelona)

Urban Mobility: ParkX (Phoenix); TripGo (Helsinki) and Karos (Lyon).

On the 18th we will also get to know the winners of the FIWARE and MasterCard special prizes, for the apps that best use their technology. In the case of FIWARE this includes cash prizes, acceleration programs and visibility, while MasterCard prize is a slot and full paid trip for the Masters of Code competition, in Silicon Valley.

Other activities during Smart City Expo

Smart City Apps Showcase: a space where young entrepreneurs that have participated in SCAH can present their apps on stage. Sessions open to the public.

Day 18 / 12:30-13:30 Smart City Plaza (Speakers’ Corner)

Day 19 / 11:30-12:30 Smart City Plaza (Speakers’ Corner)

For more detailed information please check this link.

To get more information or ask for an interview on Smart City App Hack please contact [email protected] or +34 933 568 677. You can also follow our updates on Twitter @smartcityhack or using the hashtag #SCAH.

Convocatoria de prensa, 17 y 18 de noviembre: Gran Final de Smart City App Hack
Announcing the 15 app finalists who will compete in the Grand Final of Smart City App Hack