The Philanthropies Bloomberg foundation recognizes 'Bcn Links' initiative, which uses mobile technology to break elderly people's social isolation.
Featuring amongst the commercial projects on show in Muncih is Parc de l'Alba, which plays host to southern Europe's largest science and technology park.
After yet another record-breaking weekend, the Port of Barcelona has consolidated its position as the top cruise port in Europe and the Mediterranean.
The initiative, promoted by the Council to facilitate the use of public spaces for implementing pilot tests, has been selected in a report by Bloomberg Philanthropies foundations and Nesta.
City provides professional opportunities in the mobile sector with special training sessions for citizens, thanks to programmes under the slogans ''Mobilitza't Mobile'' and ''Barcelona en moBiment'', and new App ''BCNmoBiment''.
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Barcelona Growth in images
New Barcelona Growth Channel
The new Barcelona Growth Channel has everything you need to know about initiatives and strategies being used to promote the city's economic and business activities.
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25/10 - I'm Barcelonian Expat Day
Whether you've recently moved to Barcelona or if you've been here long enough to be considered a local, the international community is waiting for you at Barcelona's Museu Marítim. A unique opportunity to get informed, make contacts, do business and enjoy the city.
Until 20/10 - Request your space in the Smart City Expo World Congress 2014
Do you have a company that develops innovative solutions in the area of smart cities? Your project may be one of those selected to participate in this event with a place maximum visibility.
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2-5/10 - Swab 2014
New edition of the Contemporary Art Fair, a unique opportunity that brings the art market in emerging galleries, artists, art curators and the general public.
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16-19/10 - ExpoElèctric Fòrmula-e 2014
Take part in the fourth edition of the most important event on sustainable mobility in Southern Europe and discover why the future will be electric.
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