From 23 to 28 May FIABCI, the main property sector association, held its world congress devoted to smart cities and buildings in Andorra. More than 500 congress-goers from around the world took part in the event, which held about twenty talks and panel discussions involving internationally renowned experts. The prestigious French architect Jean Nouvel was entrusted with initiating the technical talks.
Andorra Telecom, in addition to participating in the congress as a technological partner to guarantee high-quality connectivity throughout the venue, contributed a talk on the future building known as The Cloud, given by Jordi Nadal, the company’s Managing Director, and Gerard Arias, the project architect.
28 October witnessed this year’s TedXAndorra, an international event which seeks to constitute a platform for the presentation of ideas and projects to promote debate and networking. More than 150 on-site attendees and fifty more present via streaming enjoyed nine talks under the generic title “Emotional Architectures”. Andorra Telecom was a technological partner and provided the streaming of the event.
ACTINN, the Cluster of Innovation and New Technologies, of which Andorra Telecom is a founding member, organized a conference on the advances and trends in the technological and innovation-based projects it promotes. This second conference proposed a profound debate on “The 4.0 revolution in Andorra”.
The aims of the event were to place Andorra on the map of innovation and digital transformation and to capitalize on the values of the country as a lever for economic growth. Forty experts and 200 attendees took part in the conference, held on 29 and 30 November at the Congress Centre in Andorra la Vella.
Andorra Telecom presented the talk titled “The NIU, a driving force of innovation”. Miquel Gouarré, director of the firm’s company accelerator, explained to the audience the functioning and objectives of this area of innovation, which houses entrepreneurs from the technological field.