Timișoara is a city located in western Romania in the Timiş County. With over 320,000 inhabitants, it is Romania’s third most populous city and the region’s economic centre. 

Home to excellent academic institutions, Timișoara attracts many international students each year. It is also a technology hub, having one of the strongest IT sectors in the country, and is rapidly emerging as a popular tech destination. 

Thanks to its highly educated and skilled labour along with a strong IT sector, the city not only has the ambition but also the potential to transform into a digital city. 

Timișoara aims to enhance its status as an IT centre and adopt innovative and digital solutions to meet the various challenges faced by the city such as pollution, congestion and traffic.

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Kisumu
Kisumu
Kenya
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Vari-Voula-Vouliagmeni
Vari-Voula-Vouliagmeni
Greece
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Cartagena
Cartagena
Spain
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Grand-Orly Seine Bièvre
Grand-Orly Seine Bièvre
France
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Sarajevo
Sarajevo
Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Venice
Venice
Italy
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Brno
Brno
Czech Republic
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Haskovo
Haskovo
Bulgaria
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L'Aquila
L’Aquila
Italy
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Gliwice
Gliwice
Poland
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Gijón
Gijón
Spain
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Ioannina
Ioannina
Greece