Genetec Announces Plans for Smart City Expo World Congress 2018 in Barcelona

Genetec was presented at six locations of Smart City Expo around the show floor including in technology partner booths with Axis Communications, Bouygues Energies and Services, Microsoft, Schréder, and IoT.ATL; as well as in the USA Pavillion with the City of San Diego and Atlanta. At each of these locations smart city solutions were showcased that demonstrate how Genetec enables them to better serve the city.

Christian Chenard-Lemire, Team Lead for Intelligent Transport Systems at Genetec stated, “In order for citizens to benefit from a ‘Smart City,’ it must also be a ‘Safe City.’ For any urban environment, safety, security, and the flow of people and goods have always been a critical factor, driving the need for new, innovative technology. Through the open-architecture, unified security platform in Genetec™ Security Center, and our other investigation management and decision support solutions, we are in a strong position to support cities in their goal towards a safer and smarter future.”

Axis Communications

Axis Communications showcased a range of solutions, delivering safety and mobility in a city. Enhanced citizen safety and improved traffic flow are two essential pillars in any urban environment that provided the focus for Axis solutions on the show, along with real-world examples of its technology in action. The Genetec solutions included Genetec Traffic Sense™, a solution that gives traffic managers a complete picture of incidents as they happen.

Bouygues Energies & Services

Energy, digital and industrial transition specialist Bouygues Energies & Services presented solutions that increase the efficiency of services to the city. Genetec showcased there the Genetec™ Security Center integration with Bouygues solutions.


Microsoft was demonstrating how connected technologies can help cities become more sustainable, prosperous and inclusive. Genetec had a pod to demonstrate neighbourhoods aligned to solutions, which showcased Community Connect and Genetec Clearance™.


Smart street lights are the gateway to a smart city. Leader in intelligent outdoor lighting solutions, Schréder present infrastructure that enables city planners to create open, fluid, connected and safer cities. Genetec showcased Genetec™ Security Center, Intercom and Analytics with them.

IoT.ATL and the City of San Diego – USA pavilion

Representatives from the City of Atlanta and the City of San Diego demonstrated how they have deployed Genetec technology to create scalable smart cities at the USA pavilion. In the Atlanta and San Diego sections, Genetec solutions on display included Clearance and SaaS Cloud with ShotSpotter.


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