Catalan business association, Feceminte, awards companies in honor of World Telecommunication and Information Society Day #wtisd
Barcelona, May 2018
The Feceminte Connection Awards granted the “Premi CONNEXIÓ a la iniciativa empresarial” award to Internet of Things (IoT) pioneer and operational intelligence (OI) expert Worldsensing to recognize the company’s innovative business approach. The 19th award ceremony was held in Barcelona to celebrate the 50th World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (May 17th 2018), previously know as World Telecommunications day. This year’s event was attended by industry professionals who looked back on 50 years of telecommunications.
“It’s an honor to be recognized by Feceminte and be part of the history of telco companies in our region. We are privileged to witness the transformation of this sector which is embedded in so many other industry value chains.”, highlights Ignasi Vilajosana, CEO and co-founder of Worldsensing, who received the award from Román Lantarón, president of Feceminte, in name of the company.
An award for the telco industry
The “Premi CONNEXIÓ” award which has been held annually since 2000 on World Telecommunications Day aims to acknowledge companies, organizations and individuals who stand out for their contribution to technological, social or business developments within the telecommunications industry and Information and Communications Technology (ICT) in general.
Feceminte is a Catalan, non-profit business association of companies focused on installing, integrating and maintaining infrastructure, telecommunications systems and services, designed to represent and defend their members and promote their activity. https://www.feceminte.cat/premisconnexio/
About the award
The Premi CONNEXIÓ was awarded for the first time on 26 May 2000 as part of the closing European Conference “Meeting BCN Connection” and the commemoration of World Telecommunication Day. With the award, Feceminte underlines its commitment for promoting quality and excellence in a sector that is advancing rapidly and in which it is increasingly important to maintain very high levels of professionalism, innovation and humanity.
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 80 employees in Barcelona, London and Los Angeles, Worldsensing is globally active and has customers in over 50 countries across 5 continents.