Held in Barcelona since 2011, Smart City Expo World Congress (SCEWC) is the international leading event for cities. SCEWC mission is to empower cities and collectivize urban innovation across the globe. Through promoting social innovation, establishing partnerships and identifying business opportunities, the event is dedicated to creating a better future for cities and their citizens.
As a side event, PUZZLE X, a forum for entrepreneurs, researchers, investors and deep tech professionals to discuss ground-breaking ideas, share their vision and promote new technologies and inventions, closed its doors today. Held on November 16-18 together with the Smart City Expo World Congress, the event registered a high participation of attendees and proved very successful. The ICN2 was among the exhibitors with a booth which attracted a huge attention, shared with Braincom, GraphCAT and BIST.
The ICN2 participated in this lively and exciting event with a booth devoted to the GRAPHCAT and Braincom projects, led by ICREA Prof. Jose A. Garrido, shared with the Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology (BIST), of which it is part. On Wednesday 17 November, a roundtable discussion on Grephene in Catalonia was introduced and chaired by Prof. Garrido, who is also ICN2 Deputy Director, leader of the ICN2 Advanced Electronic Materials and Devices Group and CSO of INBRAIN Neuroelectronics, a spin-off company of ICREA and the ICN2.