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Barcelona is "iCapital" of Europe

The European Commission has awarded the European Capital of Innovation ("iCapital") prize to Barcelona (Spain) "for introducing the use of new technologies to bring the city closer to citizens". Barcelona was chosen by a panel of independent experts in a close competition with Grenoble (France) and Groningen (The Netherlands)


GSMA names Barcelona the first Mobile World Capital

After an 18-month search, the GSMA announced that Barcelona has been selected as the Mobile World Capital from 2012 to 2018 


Cisco collaborates with Barcelona to support '2020 Vision' for sustainable urban management and economic growth

Cisco to help transform Barcelona into a smart+connected community, revitalizing urban development and economic growth to create a global reference model for 21st-century cities