SCECWB: 95 speakers, 10 countries and a fair with dozens of experiences

The 3rd edition of Smart City Expo Curitiba 2022 begins this Thursday (24), at 8:30 am, the largest Brazilian event of smart cities, which should bring together 10,000 people of 30 nationalities on March 24 and 25, at the Centro de Positivo Events (Parque Barigüi), combining in-person and remote audiences. The international congress has 95 speakers,\\\\10 countries and the fair brings together 50 companies that will exhibit intelligent solutions to urban problems. The event has been organized since 2018 by iCities Smart Cities Solutions – a pioneering business and solutions hub in smart cities in Brazil. 


SCECWB will once again act as a great connection and networking hub between managers of public initiatives, directors and executives of private organizations, investors, entrepreneurs, researchers, development agencies and civil society. The congress will showcase the latest in Smart Technologies for Cities, Innovation and Disruptive Business, Governance in a Smart Society, Smart Mobility for the Future, and Sustainable Cities. The five themes dialogue with the theme “Society Leading The Urban Future”, with speakers\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\countries such as the United States, Canada, Mexico, Italy, Portugal, Colombia and Uruguay. 

One of the biggest names in innovation in Silicon Valley, California, USA), Indian-Canadian entrepreneur Salim Ismail will be one of the main keynotes of the event. He is the founder of Singularity University, one of the most prestigious universities in the world in the area of ??innovation. In addition to Ismail – who is the author of the bestseller “Exponential Organizations” – the SCECWB will feature Gil Peñalosa, an internationally renowned urban planner, who will give the opening panel at 9:45 am. Founder and president of the Canadian non-profit organization 8 80 Cities, Peñalosa works in 345 cities around the world. 

Director of Resilience for the City of Milan (Italy), Piero Pelizzaro has 10 years of experience in climate change policy and urban resilience. He is also a consultant for the Italian Ministry of Ecological Transition. Pelizzaro will participate in the panel on \\\\\\\\\\\\\\\"Quality of life driven by sustainable and resilient cities\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\". 

The adoption of health and safety protocols by the venue and the participants aims to mitigate the risks of exposure and contamination by the coronavirus, following the guidelines in force during the week of the event, in Curitiba. The use of a mask is mandatory throughout the event, as well as maintaining distance and hand hygiene. 

Smart City Expo Curitiba 2022 – “Society Leading The Urban Future”

Date: March 24th and 25th, 2022

Venue: Positivo Events Center (Parque Barigui – Curitiba/PR)



About iCities 

iCities – Smart Cities Solutions is a pioneering company in Brazil, a business hub in smart cities. Founded in 2011, it promotes new concepts for urban development through the generation of projects, content, knowledge and networking. It has a global network of consultants specialized in Smart Cities development projects, with a breadth of knowledge, covering the various areas that make up a smart city. It also has the exclusive representation of Fira Barcelona in Brazil, which makes it possible to organize the Smart City Expo Curitiba, the largest event in the sector in Brazil, among other initiatives to promote the ecosystem in the country, such as the iCities Academy, with an EAD course and a training program for professionals in smart cities, and iCities Solutions, which promotes business and solutions across the country.