Schneider Electric’s Executive Vice-President of Global Operations Julio Rodriguez announced, on July 22, 2014, plans to establish a Center of Excellence focused on smart cities solutions in Barcelona, Spain. The Center, Schneider Electric’s first focused solely on smart solutions for cities, will serve as the center of the company’s knowledge on solutions for smart cities, gathering the experience, the results and the successful Smart City solutions established worldwide. The work of the Center of Excellence will guide and support cities on their way towards a new paradigm in efficiency management, habitability, and sustainability thanks to the implementation of smart solutions and the development of new business models.

Source: Schneider Electric press release 

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