Conference and congresses

Barcelona City Council periodically organises or takes part in national and European conferences at which different stakeholders pool their experiences and reflections on the evolution of everyday time and the keys to future progress in reconciling working, family and personal time and the organisation of time in our cities.

rètol conferència IATUR

The International Association for Research in the Use of Time (IATUR) will hold the 43rd World Conference in Barcelona from 27 to 29 October, as part of the Time Use Week events.

Ponents: Jornada: Mesures de Conciliació de la Xarxa Empreses Responsables

Organizer: Barcelona Activa and Barcelona City Council, on February 27, 2020 in the Auditorium of the Technology Park. On 27 February 2020, the Conference: Conciliation Measures took place within the framework of the Barcelona Responsible Companies Program, organized by Barcelona Activa in the Auditorium of the Technology Park on Marie Curie Street in Barcelona.

Banner convocatòria Jornada Estrasburg

Organizer: Tempo Territorial, on 7 and 8 November 2019 in Strasbourg. Under the motto "Time for everyone, a right for everyone!" the French association Tempo Territorial organized on 7 and 8 November "Les Temporelles", a conference to share experiences on the management of the use of time in different countries 'Europe.

Ponent Carme Carrera: III Simposi Internacional: Cura i Negligència en l’Entorn Familiar

Organizer: Institute of Advanced Family Studies of the International University of Catalonia, on November 20, 2019 at the UIC. Carme Carrera, a time program technician at Barcelona City Council, took part in the Symposium, explaining the good practices of Barcelona City Council to achieve a healthier, more egalitarian and efficient organization of time.

Participants a la 41a edició del Congrés anual de la IATUR a Washington

Organizer: International Association for Time Use Research (IATUR), July 10-12 at American University in Washington DC. The 40th Conference of the International Association for Time Use Research (IATUR) disseminates all the contents presented, including the presentation of the Barcelona Time Pact and the NUST Network.

ponente: Por unos horarios más saludables y productivos en las organizaciones

Organizer: Barcelona Activa Barcelona, ​​13 June 2019. Within the framework of BizBarcelona (Fira de Barcelona), the activity “For healthier and more productive schedules for organizations” took place. At the event, different tools for better time management were unveiled.

Ponent Carme Carrera: Jornada de Conciliació i Treball de Tudela

Organizer: Tudela City Council, October 22, 2018 in Tudela (Navarra). The Conference: II Pact for the Recontciliation of Work, Family and Personal Life organized by the City Council of Tudela to publicize experiences of good practices in conciliation and co-responsibility took place on October 22, 2018.

Ponent Sara Berbel:40a Conferència de l'Associació Internacional d'Investigació sobre Ús del Temps (IATUR)

Organizer: International Association for Time Use Research (IATUR). October 2018 at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in Budapest. The 40th Conference of the International Association for Time Use Research (IATUR) disseminates all the contents presented, including the presentation of the Barcelona Time Pact and the NUST Business Network.

Organizer: Town council of Barcelona. 
Barcelona, 23 and 24 March 2015 
Program of Time and Caring Economy has invited Christian Felber to present his economic model that aims to focus economic growth in developing ways that affect society and regulated in a holistic manner.

On the 7 and 8 of July the Program of Time and Caring Economy shared on 5th Week of the Social Responsibility in Catalonia, with the presence of a stand in the Fair RSC in the Cultural Center Born and with the organization of the Dialogue "Balancing work and family life: Cost or investment?, celebrated in the Archive da the Crown of Aragó.

Organizing: Department of Family, Childhood, Uses of the Time and Disabilities 
Barcelona, 28 May of 2013

The conference prehave to explore new organizations of the work in moments of crisis, it counted with the witnesses of Manuel Ortigao, Eurofound director of research that goes to present the study of the work and innovation. The videos of the interventions are available with the presentations of the speakers and links to web sites of the Gaes, Barcelona Forum District, Great Place to Work and participant ABD on the round table that closed the day.

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Language: Catalan
On July 11 took place in the city of Barcelona the conference "The time for the elderly" by Mr. Ignacio Buqueras i Blanch, President of the National Commission for the Rationalization of Spanish Times, the topic of the event was the use of time after retirement. Irma Rognoni, Councillor for Family, Children, Time Use, and Disability and Mrs. Assumpció Roset, Commissioner Mayor's Office for Older People of Barcelona, opened the event framed in the celebrations the European Year of Active Ageing and solidarity between Generations 2012.


Organiser: Barcelona City Council 
This symposium will tall take place within the framework of face-to-face conferences held by the New Social Uses of Time (NUST) Companies Network. Its aim is to highlight the role played by ICTs as tools for establishing a position in the virtual market and for publicising new models of professional and business relationships in this area. The documents are available for consultation and a streaming video of the sessions may be watched on the Network's website.