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A personal robot and a solution for encouraging outside interaction for older persons who live alone have been awarded the 5G Prize

The challenge posed by the City Hall and Mobile World Capital Barcelona, through the 5G Barcelona initiative, received 53 entries with projects focused on enhancing the independence of older persons The winners will receive €100,000 to finance a pilot project to test their solutions in the city of Barcelona that will start next March Barcelona, […]

FGC joins the 5G Barcelona initiative to develop 5G solutions in railway networks

This incorporation is the first step in equipping the FGC infrastructure in Barcelona with 5G technology Barcelona, 6th December 2019.- FGC has joined 5G Barcelona, an initiative that works towards positioning Barcelona and Catalonia as an innovative and open environment for the validation and adoption of 5G technologies and applications in a real-life environment. The […]

Digital Future Society takes part at the UN Climate Change Conference COP25 to discuss the role of technology in the climate emergency

The programme, promoted by the Ministry of Economy and Business and Mobile World Capital Barcelona, will bring together experts such as F. Javier Doblas (Barcelona Supercomputing Center), co-author of the latest UN report on climate change Barcelona, 5 December 2019.- On 13 December, Digital Future Society the initiative promoted by the Ministry of Economy and […]

Mobile Week Catalonia has grown to include 15 venues in 2020

Mobile World Capital Barcelona and the Government of Catalonia are bringing debate on the digital revolution to the whole of Catalonia and have trebled the number of venues in the previous edition The second edition of Mobile Week Catalonia will take place next February as part of MWC 2020   Barcelona, 12 November 2019.- A […]

Spain, at the forefront of 5G pilots in Europe

83% of European H2020 projects on 5G feature Spanish involvement. This figure represents an investment of 56 million euros by the European Commission Alcobendas, Barcelona, Malaga, Segovia and Talavera de la Reina are Spain’s 5G cities at the forefront of the performance of pilot projects In 2020, Spain expects to double the number of tests […]

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