MUMBAI, April 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --
Global technology leader Barco has presented its expertise in smart cities technologies during the 'Flanders meets Maharashtra' summit in Mumbai, held on 26th April, 2016. The summit was organized by Flanders Investment and Trade, in association with the Consulate General of Belgium and the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). Minister-President of the Government of Flanders, Geert Bourgeois presided the meeting, accompanied by a business delegation of more than 100 businesses.
During the event, Barco presented one of its 'Metro city surveillance project', which includes an impressive series of Barco solutions. The project is aimed at improving the safety of one of India's largest metropolises. As such, it is a perfect example of 'Cleantech & Smart cities cooperation between Mumbai and Flanders' - the tagline of the meeting.
Towards a better future
"This conference offered a great opportunity for Barco to illustrate how cutting-edge technology can help guide India's cities into the future," explained Vivekanand, Barco's Sales Country Head in India. "As a Flanders-based business, with production facilities in India, we're absolutely honored to play a key role in the development of smart cities worldwide."
"It was an honor for Barco to take part in this seminar," concurs Mark Bultinck, Barco's VP Regional Sales and Service for the APAC region. "It clearly shows how Barco and its partners work across borders and technologies to shape a better future for everyone."
Barco, a global technology company, designs and develops networked visualization products for the Entertainment, Enterprise and Healthcare markets. Barco has its own facilities for sales & marketing, customer support, R&D and manufacturing in Europe, North America and APAC. Barco (NYSE: Euronext Brussels: BAR) is active in more than 90 countries with 3,300 employees worldwide. Barco posted sales of 1.029 billion euro in 2015.
Marketing Specialist, Barco