éKratos, the technological solution provided by the Catalonia Smartlab network, successfully met the challenges of citizen participation of the Barcelona City Council.

SmartCAT is the strategy of the Government of Catalonia that, aligned with the Europe 2020 strategy of the European Commission, is the Smart City concept at country level to carry out a program that integrates and coordinates local and supralocal initiatives, supports companies and deploys Smart initiatives throughout the territory.

SmartCAT aims to turn Catalonia into a Smart Country of international reference that leverages the use of technology and digital information to innovate Public Services, boost Economic Growth and promote a smarter, more sustainable and inclusive society.