On November 4, 2022, the first gamification and tourism event in Catalonia will be held, led by the most prominent experts in the field, who will start a debate on the role of gamification in tourism.
Vilanova i la Geltrú, a pioneering tourist destination in gamification, will declare the results of its experience in deploying the new Agency of Secrets project in the virtual environment and localities of the municipality.
Do you know what a cyber physicist (CPS) is?
It is a mechanism (physical system) controlled or monitored by algorithms based on computing and tightly integrated into the Internet that we find in the network connection: autonomous car, management and monitoring of critical public infrastructures (power grid, environmental control, road infrastructure …), health applications, robotics systems, home automation, aeronautical autopilots…
Neapolis, as a technological innovation agency, promotes networking between the different organizations and agents in the ICT sector, in order to establish synergies and collaborations.
In order to expand this collaborative network, Neapolis has become part of the Digital Cluster of Catalonia.
Neapolis has participated as DIH ( Digital Innovation Hub ) in workshops led by Politecnico di Milano in the DIH4CPS network. During 6 months with collaborative methodologies, it has been possible to define for Neapolis the catalog of services, the customer journey and funnels for the technological companies that address the Innovation Agency of Vilanova i la Geltrú.
The drivers of immersive technologies in Catalonia meet at VNG to search and share future projects.
On Friday, a work session was held by the Neapolis immersive reality laboratory, Crea&Play, which brought together more than 35 companies in the sector, in addition to local companies. The meeting focused on the promotion of joint projects with companies that attract funding from the different administrations, such as the Diputació de Barcelona, the Generalitat de Catalunya, the Gobierno de España or the European Next Generation funds.
Vilanova i la Geltrú has launched the Agency of Secrets initiative, an interactive and gamified experience that allows you to rediscover the municipality through 10 analogue and digital games, which show hidden aspects of the town’s history.
The initiative, carried out with European funds and also implemented in other cities in Jordan, Lebanon and Italy, opens the door to new formats for promoting a city’s tourist attractions through the game.
On the 22nd and 23rd of September 2022, Manresa hosts the Global Goals for Cities Days event in which Neapolis will participate, on behalf of Vilanova i la Geltrú for international projects reacted with the URBACT
Organized by the URBACT National Point, PNU in Spain, and Manresa City Council, in collaboration with the International Relations Area of the Barcelona Provincial Council, the Global Goals for Cities Manresa is an in-person event, linked to the location of global agendas and, especially, the SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals) in cities.
Agency of Secrets® is a global experience made up of 10 games (digital and analog) located in Vilanova i la Geltrú. Each can be played independently, but played together they build a complete narrative, which allows you to discover the history of the city. Reality and fiction are mixed to create a unique experience for those who dare to play it.
On 14 July, the second meeting of the International Strategy Group of the Barcelona Provincial Council was held in the municipality of Sitges, where they were welcomed and also thanks to the colleagues of the Garraf Node, the Garraf Development Agency. In this meeting in the Miramar building in Sitges, 11 municipalities have participated, including Vilanova i la Geltrú @neapolisvng @intdiba @ajuntamentvng @NodeGarraf