The Hanoi-based company was awarded for a Smart City project in Vietnam.
Barcelona, October 2018
AIC Group, Worldsensing’s partner in Vietnam, was chosen out of 300 participants for the Best Smart Nation Concept and Model Award as part of the Global Smart Cities Contest. The award was presented to at the Gala Awards Dinner of the Global Smart Cities Contest, held at the Hilton London Tower Bridge on October 1st.
The Global Smart Cities Contest is a new initiative by the World’s Smart City Organization to drive economic growth and improve citizens’ quality of life through the implementation and development of Smart City projects. The contest addresses all companies that offer solutions for Integrated Operations Center Platforms.
The World Smart City Organization (WSCO) is a non-governmental and professional organization that aims to defend the rights of all individuals and companies operating in the Smart City industry. It is comprised of Smart City developers, producers and service providers and beneficiaries – ministries, city halls, local councils, etc. and it supports institutions and businesses that want to help develop cities and communities.
Worldsensing and AIC Group have been working together with different provinces and ministries in Vietnam to build a Smart Nation concept.
“We are proud of AIC Group for winning such a prestigious award. We hope to continue empowering our partners to develop not only smart cities but also smart nations,” says Francesc Domingo, Worldsensing Director for Strategic Business Development.
About AIC Group
AIC is a diversified business group operating in various sectors in the economy of Vietnam whose role is to promote international trade partnership, economic growth and to make strategic investments to contribute towards nation-building. AIC has investments in more than 20 major member companies involved in a broad spectrum of industries.
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 90 employees and offices in Barcelona, London and Los Angeles, Worldsensing is globally active and has customers in over 50 countries on 6 continents.