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Andina Link

18-21 March 2024

Cartagena, ,

Andina Link is an exhibition and conference that will take place in the beautiful city of Cartagena, Colombia, from March 18 to 21, 2024. It is the most important event in the region for the telecommunications and smart cities industry, with more than 30 years of experience.

Registration instructions:

  • Click link:
  • Complete de form and ALL required information
  • Look for the sponsoring company: SMART CITIES COUNCIL o SCC
  • Use Code: smart2024

“Smart Cities”, or Intelligent Cities, are emerging as an alternative to face the challenges of the 21st century in Latin American territories. Its implementation implies a rethinking of the urban paradigm, from efficiency in resource management to improving the quality of life of citizens, generating significant potential in the social, economic and environmental development of the region.

However, the transition to smart cities in Latin America is not without challenges. Socioeconomic, technological and infrastructure aspects play a critical role in this equation. Lack of access to basic services, income disparities and social inequalities are obstacles that must be addressed to ensure equitable and sustainable implementation.

At a technological level, the challenge is to establish a robust digital framework and an open, reliable and secure data system. The existing digital divide can make this task difficult, although it also provides the opportunity to innovate on local and specific solutions.

Despite these challenges, SmartCities present a unique window of opportunity for Latin America. The application of smart technologies can contribute to energy efficiency and environmental sustainability, mitigating the effects of climate change. At the same time, real-time monitoring and data analysis can improve decision-making, optimizing the provision of public services and raising quality of life.

Smart Cities, as an engine of development, invite us to imagine a future where technology and sustainability merge to build a more inclusive, resilient and prosperous Latin America. While the challenges are numerous, the path to smart cities is full of opportunities and promises of sustainable development.

View the agenda, here.

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Cartagena, ,

18-21 March 2024