Employment. A joint edition of BizBarcelona and the Saló de l’Ocupació is being held from 21 to 23 September.
COVID-19. The agreement with the CIDOB has been renewed and will focus its analysis on how post-Covid city models should be more sustainable and more digital.
Technology. The shock plan has a budget of 700,000 euros and is aimed at combatting inequality.
Work. Barcelona Activa is implementing new measures to help build people’s technology skills.
Innovation. Fourteen projects linked to audio-visuals and design have been selected for this edition.
Submission of bids for the management of the Athenaeum for Democratic Digital Innovation and its Technical Office is now open
a new facility that is proposed as a space for innovation, experimentation, applied research that aims to host an ecosystem of projects and initiatives around critical technology, participatory democracy and digital culture
Reflections on democracy, technology and city, the cornerstones of the coming edition of “Open city”
Culture. The Biennial of Thought, which takes place in October, will feature speakers in the fields of thinking, art, activism and science discussing these concepts.
A report based on a cycle of talks entitled ‘Women and Technology, in Tandem for the Future’ has recently been published. IMI took part, sharing its perspective on the situation of women as professionals in the public sphere.
A new grant scheme for the digital transformation of local shops and neighbourhood restaurants has been announced
The deadline for the submittal of applications is 21 August 2020.