Digitisation of the maintenance of metro line 5 (L5)
Mobility and transport. The aims are to avoid breakdowns and maintain the equipment more efficiently.
Solar paving to generate electricity in Plaça de les Glòries
Environment and sustainability. The pilot project will see an area of 50 square metres get solar energy generating paving to produce 7,560 kWh a year, equivalent to the consumption of three homes.
Smart tags all around the bus and metro network to make it more accessible
Mobility and transport. The 9,100 coloured codes help the visually impaired to get their bearings using a mobile phone.
Pilot project to estimate the customer capacity of El Ninot Market using the WiFi network
The trial, led by the Municipal Institute of Information Technology (IMI) and a start-up, makes it possible to reuse sensors that are already deployed. It is anonymous and does not require active collaboration from...
A virtual Mobile Week to empower citizens technologically
Digital. The event is on from 15 to 21 March and culminates with a weekend of workshops and conferences specially conceived for families and children.
IRIS, the platform to detect security weak spots in future ICT networks and winner among H2020 European projects
Barcelona is one of the locations chosen to test, assess, detect, respond to and share information on threats and weak spots in ICT systems in new networks such as 5G and Wi-Fi 6
More women in tech sectors, less of a digital gender divide
Feminism and women. Fifty actions to boost the presence of women and girls in the tech sphere.
Barcelona launches a new citizen-support service via video conference
IMI has developed a new service, “L’OAC et truca”. It has been created as open source software, which means that towns and cities such as Pamplona, Rubí and Sant Cugat have already been able to reuse it.
Social innovation to improve people’s well-being in Barcelona
Social Services. A budget of 13.5 million will be allocated to social innovation projects over the next three years.
New boost for the Decidim platform
Participation. The City Council, the Catalan government and the Associació Decidim sign a collaboration agreement to drive democratic participation with open technologies.