Terrassa is a city in the province of Barcelona, in the autonomous community of Catalonia, Spain. The city’s history can be traced back to Egara, an early Roman town. For centuries, the city’s main economic activity was the manufacturing of wool and other textiles. In the past years, mechanical and electrical industries have also emerged in Terrassa. 

The city adopted a Smart City Terrassa Strategic Plan for 2015-2020 to make Terrassa into a global and innovative city. The strategy aims to modernise the local economy to create not only more, but better job opportunities for its inhabitants. The strategy also seeks to improve the welfare of citizens, to restore trust in politics through increased participation and transparency and finally, build the infrastructure needed for better mobility and communications. 
 

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Jyväskylä
Jyväskylä
Finland
  • Core
Alcoy
Alcoy
Spain
  • Core
Alcobendas
Alcobendas
Spain
  • Core
Gliwice
Gliwice
Poland
  • Core
Lagos
Lagos
Nigeria
  • Core
Galați
Galați
Romania
  • Mentor
Porto
Porto
Portugal
  • Core
Cartagena
Cartagena
Spain
  • Core
Palaio Faliro-Alimos
Palaio Faliro
Greece
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Barcelona
Barcelona
Spain
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Split
Split
Croatia
  • Core
Thessaloniki
Thessaloniki
Greece