Following the successful pitch and subsequent first prize (“Grand Investors’ Pick” and “WeGO’s Pick”) of Breeze Technologies in the UNDP Citypreneurs Challenge in October in Korea, we are now delighted to announce joining the World Smart Sustainable Cities Organization WeGO. WeGO was established by 50 founding members in 2010 and is an international association of city and other local governments, smart tech solution providers, and national and regional institutions committed to the transformation of cities into smart sustainable cities.
WeGO today has nearly 200 members from around the world and serves as their international platform to improve the quality of life, innovate in the delivery of public services, and strengthen regional competitiveness. “Startup solutions are indispensable in elevating the landscape of our smart cities,” says Kyong-yul Lee, Secretary General of WeGO. “WeGO is thrilled to continuously welcome into its network innovative, young entrepreneurs with smart tech to share with the world.”
“We are looking forward to joining WeGO’s future activities and contributing in the areas of urban air quality monitoring and management, as well as urban sustainability,” says Robert Heinecke, Breeze Technologies’ CEO. “We believe that our environmental intelligence platform an be the stepping stone for leading smart and sustainable cities to increase their efforts on clean air and climate action.”
The company profile of Breeze Technologies is now listed at WeGO’s website.