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Last modified: 18/12/2013

Connecthings opens new headquarters in Barcelona

The company set up a pilot test using NFC technology during last year's Mobile World Congress.

Connecthings, specialized in the development of contactless mobile services, has set up offices in Barcelona. The company's decision deepens the company's relationship with this city.

After winning 2012's LLGA-Cities Pilot the Future event organized by,  Connecthings launched a pilot deployment of NFC technology at the Mobile World Congress 2013, with remained in place until last September  and consisted of a tour that began at the airport and took in several  emblematic places in the city.

After encouraging pilot-test results, Connecthings was hired by Barcelona City Council to implement NFC technology during events like the World Swimming Championships, held during the summer of 2013, and La MercŤ city festival held last September.

More recently the firm has presented this and other projects during the Smart City Expo World Congress, where Trip4Real was named winner of this year's LLGA-Cities Pilot the Future event. 


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