• World Data Viz Challenge 2020 Barcelona-Kobe




    Call open until 26/10/2020
  • Pèrgola solar a un carrer de Barcelona.

    How to distribute surplus solar energy to alleviate energy poverty?

    Take part in the new call for entries to the Data City Lab challenge.



    Call open until 09/30/2020
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The Call for Projects for the third edition of the World Data Viz Challenge 2020 Barcelona-Kobe, is now open. The dataviz competition is organised by the City Councils of Barcelona and Kobe (Japan) who have been twinned cities for more than 25 years. Participation will be accredited by the deadline of 26th of October. 

A girl attends an online class.

The cycle “What if...? #Desdecasa” conversation cycle offered four live virtual dialogues between 14 and 23 April, focusing on technology and the current health crisis. The discussions involved relevant experts and were moderated by Karma Peiró, with over four thousand people following them. A compilation of the discussions will be published in September and can already be downloaded from this article.

Young people working with a robot.

Spain is to have a Charter of Digital Rights aimed at developing the protection of citizens’ rights in digital environments, taking into account the impact of new technologies. Contributions are currently being gathered from both citizens and institutions through open consultation. You can view the contributions made by Barcelona City Council in this article.


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