Here we answer the most frequently asked questions.
What is Tech Barcelona?
Tech Barcelona is the private non-profit association that supports the digital and technological ecosystem of Barcelona. It was created in 2013 by a group of entrepreneurs to help other entrepreneurs, and to make visible and strengthen the digital and technological ecosystem and position it internationally.
What are its goals?
The association promotes the growth of the digital and technological ecosystem, and fosters the transformation of both the economic model and traditional sectors through technology. Its main objectives are to enhance talent, promote entrepreneurship, attract investment, and improve the competitiveness of companies, while promoting them internationally and considering the impact of technology on society. It currently brings together 1,000 associates who represent more than 1,200 companies, and more than 70 large companies and institutions, representatives of the different members of the ecosystem: entrepreneurs, startups, investors, SMEs, corporations, universities, business schools, administrations, and consulting firms and services. Barcelona's entrepreneurial ecosystem employs more than 70,000 professionals.
Why should I become a member?
To be an active part of the entrepreneurial and innovation community. To meet other companies and entrepreneurs and gain visibility. To access the knowledge and experience of other companies and entrepreneurs. To access projects in collaboration with other members of the ecosystem. To access Tech Talent, a platform where you can find the best professionals for your company. To publish postings on the web, and participate in networking and knowledge events.
Why should my company become a partner?
To be an active part of the entrepreneurial and innovation community. To access the knowledge and experiences of other companies and entrepreneurs. To have priority access to projects and knowledge of the sector. To promote collaborative projects with other members of the ecosystem. To have access to Tech Talent and position job offers so that they reach the best professionals interested in working in the ecosystem. To have access to postings and Deals: a platform of services and products of other members and partners. And to participate in the creation of content such as sessions or reports.
What makes Tech Barcelona different from other organizations?
We are a non-profit association driven by entrepreneurs. We represent more than 1,000 entrepreneurs and their companies. We have the support of 75 partner companies. We are an apolitical association and we act as an umbrella and meeting point for all members of the ecosystem: entrepreneurs, startups, investors, SMEs, corporations, universities, business schools, and consulting firms or services.
What are our lines of activity?
To achieve our objectives of energizing and growing the ecosystem, we focus on generating knowledge and connections between all its members through a public program of activities as well as programs for members (work groups, relationship plans, promotion of Open Innovation, Tech Talent platform, our network of ambassadors and more).
One of the most visible projects is the Urban Tech Campus: the creation of a network of buildings where the innovation community develops, both in a cross-sector way and in verticals.
How can I recover the streaming sessions?
All our streams are edited and uploaded to our website and YouTube channel in a period of
approximately one week. Meanwhile, in order to be able to see the stream before it is edited and
published together with its summary, it is also available on our Twitter channel where it is saved
once the live stream ends.
How can I upload an activity or posting?
Fill in the form on Agenda or Posting section and we will validate it.