Organized by ShareBarcelona, an official delegation of 12 professionals from the City Council of Utsunomiya (Japan) have known, the urban and sustainable model of the city of Barcelona, in a work session at Barcelona Activa.
IThe session was initiated by Marc Sans, Economic Promotion of the City Council, with the Barcelona approach as the “Business Hub del Mediterranean", a combination of attributes that make the city unique and attractive, not only to live and visit, but also to work, learn, invest or undertake
Salvador Rueda, ideologist of the Super-blocks presented the model of this sustainable urban concept, where streets and squares, greener, are places to meet and game, of cultural, economic and social exchange. A city model where people recover their place in public space.
Carles Martín, a telecommunications engineer, did a historical review of Barcelona, becoming a clear reference for SmartCity, a city that acts intelligently in infrastructure, economy, environment, governance or housing.
The conferences has been very well valued by the participants, who have intervened very actively in all the presentations.