As Barcinno faithful already know, Barcelona is one of the fastest-growing startup ecosystems in the world and it’s not slowing down. In fact, according to the latest study by EU-Startups, the Catalan capital is ranked within the top 5 of Europe’s best startup hubs. Moreover, the Global Cities Investment Monitor 2017 distinguishes the region as the 10th best urban area for attracting FDI and the Global Power City Index highlights Barcelona as one of the 25 most competitive cities in the world. Additionally, with an increase of entrepreneurial activity which now accounts for over 8% of all economic activity, the local startup ecosystem is looking ahead to a bright future.
To cherish the success of Barcelona startup hub and share our collective knowledge, Catalunya Emprèn is organizing the second edition of their free Barcelona Startup City Seminar that will bring together the main players of this amazing ecosystem over the space of five days and different locations. After a thorough selection process, over 50 people were selected from leading startups, accelerators, universities, research institutions, coworking spaces, corporates, media platforms and any other industries that are key to the success of the Barcelona startup hub.
Thus, the event will feature many well-known names such as Carlos Trenchs (Day One), Pere Condom (Catalunya Emprèn), Elisabeth Martinez (Conector), Aleix Planas (Bizbarcelona), Sara Secall (Inveready Biotech), Ignasi Costas (Rousaud Costas Duran), Oriol Sans (ACCIÓ), David Tomás (Fab Lab), Àlex Rodríguez (Startup Grind), Yolanda Perez (BStartup), Germán León (Gestoos), Benjamin Nachoom (OneCoWork), and a lot more. You can find the entire list of professionals who will be speaking and all the event information by visiting the event page or by downloading the Barcelona Startup City Seminar Program here.
The Barcelona Startup City Seminar will take place between the 2nd and 5th of July across different venus and it’s open to the general public for free. So don’t miss this unique opportunity to connect to Barcelona startup ecosystem and save your place now. To sign up, simply fill out this form here.