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We are a private, independent and non-profit association made up of 130 of the city’s leading companies, research centers, entrepreneurs, business schools, universities and cultural institutions, and more than 750 professionals aiming to make Barcelona one of the world’s best cities for talent and economic activity.
The association also has a network of 70 members living and working outside of Spain, 20% of which are international members that have chosen Barcelona as a city to live and work in.
Barcelona Global promotes and leads projects to attract talent and business, is committed to initiatives driven by its members and support their success, and mobilizes its members to identify challenges and projects for the city in the areas of Entrepreneurship and Competitiveness, Research and Knowledge, Culture, Tourism and Social Impact.Read more Close
- Barcelona Global Projects
This initiative aims to promote Barcelona’s rich variety of music on the world map, as one of the global cities where classical music matters.A program to support the job placement for partners of researchers that want to work in Barcelona.
This initiative aims to promote Barcelona’s rich variety of music on the world map, as one of the global cities where classical music matters.
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Barcelona counts now with 31 Michelin stars and two restaurants with three stars Barcelona is the fourth European city in terms of investment in startups eDreams will hire 130 professionals for its headquarters in Barcelona, doubling its staff in two years. The Payment Innovation Hub starts operating with a mobile payment project for the Sierra Nevada ski station Over 80 European philanthropists and businesspersons meet in Barcelona for the Ashoka Support Network The 2017 Smart City Expo World Congress closes this edition beating its records with more than 18,000 visitors Fundació La Caixa will invest 12 million euros in 20 top biomedical research projects Barcelona ranks third in terms of tourist spending in EuropeReceive the Barcelona Global UpdateRegister now