Has launched the Program “#MoverEspaña” in collaboration with other companies. This initiative promotes training and the development of projects.

Spain has a problem of depopulation which especially affects 17 of its provinces, and that means that half of their municipalities could end up disappearing with the time to be found in these moments below the thousand inhabitants. Part of them, in addition, has no inhabitants under the age of 4 years.

to help you the problem is known as the “Spain Empty” not completed), and to go back, HP has decided to implement the Program “#MoverEspaña”, who wants to lead the areas with fewer inhabitants, innovation and technology. In particular, “with this Program we aim to connect innovation and new technologies to find practical solutions to situations that concern us all”, explains Miguel Angel Turrado, director general of HP SCDS, as is the situation of depopulation, “something that we believe is possible when you fuse together the best talent, the work and cooperation of business leaders”.

to carry out their tasks HP will count with the collaboration of multinational companies-Intel, Ericsson, thyssenkrupp, ArcelorMittal, and Pfizer, and with the Fundación I+E Innovación España.

The programming of this initiative will boot within less than a month, the week of 4 November in the city of León.

To get started, it will present a studio of the Fundación I+E on the Spain Empty. In addition, expert HP impart training on programming for teachers from rural schools. Also come closer to the mayors technological issues, such as artificial intelligence or the blockchain.

The 9th and 10th of November will be held at the Museum of Contemporary Art of Castilla and León a hackathon baptized directly as The Spain Empty, which will accommodate more than 80 application developers. These will have 26 hours to contribute ideas and create solutions that generate opportunities in places depopulated. is The winners will be prize money and mentoring for a year by Ericsson, thyssenKrupp, ArcelorMittal, Pfizer and HP, in order to materialize their projects.