Join Barcelona – Catalonia, Startup Ecosystem

November 2nd | 5:30PM | Casino Lisboa

Get to know Catalonia's business potential and opportunities!

Join Barcelona - Catalonia, Startup Ecosystem is an event promoted by ACCIÓ - Catalonia Trade and Investment - Generalitat de Catalunya, the Barcelona City Council and Barcelona Activa which, through an informal gathering, aims to promote Catalonia's business ecosystem and its potential for investors and companies.

PROGRAM

WHY JOIN US?

ABOUT THE PROMOTERS

ABOUT ACCIÓ

ACCIÓ – Catalonia Trade and Investment – Generalitat de Catalunya is a Catalan government agency which fosters business competitiveness in the region.

 

It has a network of 40 offices worldwide and 7 in Catalonia. It collaborates with public and private entities and institutions focusing on two key factors for the competitiveness and transformation of regional companies: innovation and internationalization.

 

Among the various actions developed, Acció aims to strengthen the attractiveness of Catalonia as a destination for high value foreign investment.

ABOUT BARCELONA CITY COUNCIL

Barcelona City Council - or Ajuntament de Barcelona - is the administrative and governative body of the city of Barcelona.

 

87.7% of the startups in Catalonia are located in the Metropolitan Area of Barcelona.

ABOUT BARCELONA ACTIVA

Barcelona Activa is a local development agency that contributes to improving the region’s quality of life by promoting the economic competitiveness of the city.

 

The agency focuses on boosting the following sectors which are considered strategic:

  •  Digital economy;
  • Creative and cultural industries;
  • Health and bio, Sport (sportstech) and Food (foodtech);
  • Industry 4.0;
  • Blue and the green economy;
  • Economy of proximity;
  • The visitor economy;
  • Retail and hospitality.