Interested in participating?

About the exhibition

Invest Northern Ireland is planning to exhibit at Smart City Expo in November 2024. 

Smart City Expo World Congress is the world’s biggest and most influential event for cities and urban innovation. Every year, the event gathers leaders from the most innovative companies, governments, and organisations to move cities towards a better future. 
The goal of the exhibition is to gather urban innovation from across the globe and empower cities to address the critical challenges the word faces today.  
The Expo allows exhibitors to showcase their smart urban solutions to a global community of professionals and thousands of industry and government leaders.  

Find out more about Smart City Expo World Congress.

Who should consider attending the exhibition?

The exhibition is suitable for: 

  • Businesses within the technology sector 
  • Businesses with a smart city solution, including energy, data, mobility, security, governance, building and health 

Benefits of attending the exhibition with Invest NI

Benefits include: 

  • Use of an open plan stand, with shared meeting space
  • 2 x event pass
  • Opportunity to be included in the exhibition directory

Upon successful participation in the event and submission of an evaluation, Invest NI will pay £400 to each exhibiting company, towards the travel and accommodation costs of one employee.  


£705 + VAT

Interested in participating at the exhibition?

To find out if you can participate, check your eligibility.

Is your business eligible?

Answer the following questions to find out if you can apply.

Q1 - Is your business currently based in Northern Ireland?
Q2 - Can your product or service be sold to customers outside Northern Ireland?
Q3 - Are you an existing Invest Northern Ireland customer?

It is critical to understand any regulatory, compliance, and procedural issues that might affect your product or service in your target market.

A rule or regulation could stop you exporting, therefore it makes sense to find out before you spend any time or money exploring your export options.

Based on your answers your business is eligible to apply for this event.

Complete the following form and one of our international trade advisors will be in touch to discuss the next steps.

For information on how we use your personal data including your rights, see our privacy notice.

Based on your answers, you should discuss your business’ support needs with an Invest NI advisor.

Complete the following form and one of our advisors will be in touch to discuss the next steps.

Sorry, based on your answers your business does not meet the eligibility criteria for support from Invest NI

Considering doing business with Northern Ireland? Find out more about Northern Ireland’s highly skilled talent, excellent infrastructure, competitive costs, and supportive, business-friendly environment – see Why Northern Ireland?

The UK Government’s Department for Business and Trade offers a wide range of free export support. To find out more, visit

Based on your answers, your business is not eligible to receive support to attend this event.

Find more about Invest NI’s support for business.

The website offers a wide range of help, support and guidance to help you start, run and grow a business.

Find out more about Smart City Expo World Congress