First company to be awarded in this category
Barcelona, June 2019
Worldsensing has been recognized for its excellence in innovation as Internet of Things (IoT) pioneer and Operational Intelligence expert by the international EU Business School. The award was presented to Ignasi Vilajosana, Worldsensing CEO and co-founder, during the Commencement Ceremony 2019, held at the Palau de Congressos de Catalunya, Barcelona on June the 15th.
This year’s event was attended by 250 students and 550 guests from all over the world with whom Ignasi Vilajosana shared Worldsensing’s success story. Under his leadership, Worldsensing has grown within a few years into a cutting-edge company offering complete end-to-end technology and service solutions, which are facilitated by sensors with reliable local wireless and global Internet connectivity. He has focused Worldsensing in key markets, notably traditional industry sectors as well as smart cities.
He explains how innovation has been the core of Worldsensing from the beginning: “Years of research and work with clients have given us a good knowledge of how innovation can be successfully transformed into practical applications.”
“It is great to be recognized for our innovative business approach. Last year we celebrated our 10th anniversary and it’s an exciting time for us, we will continue to push boundaries to develop technology solutions that address the unmet needs of citizens and industries.”, says Ignasi Vilajosana, Worldsensing CEO and co-founder.
Other winners of this year’s award include MAPFRE, Burberry, BCD Travel, Eurofragance, and Kantox.
The EU Business School yearly awards are given to companies and local organizations in recognition of outstanding achievements. Awards are given in six categories: Innovation, Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Family Business, Sustainability, and Corporate Social Responsibility. EU Business School’s MBA program has recently been ranked in the top 35 worldwide by America Economia’s 2019 global rankings.
Worldsensing is a widely recognized global IoT pioneer. Founded in 2008, the Barcelona-based technology provider delivers Operational Intelligence to traditional industries and cities. With over 100 employees and offices in Barcelona, London, Los Angeles, and Singapore, Worldsensing is globally active and has already conducted projects in over 60 countries across all continents.
About EU Business School
Established in 1973, EU Business School is an international, professionally accredited, high-ranking business school with campuses in Barcelona, Geneva, Montreux, Munich and online. Offering English-taught foundation, Bachelor’s, Master’s and MBA programs, it is ranked among the top business schools globally and has been awarded four stars in Business Excellence by QS Stars.