location

Barcelona, España

Date & time

October 14 to 20 of 2019

Immersion

+ 50 Activitiess

Seats

30-60 Professionals

CITYMAKERS BARCELONA LAB

Next October Barcelona will host the City Makers Lab 2019, one week to know how and by whom this great city has been made. Join 60 professionals from around the world linked to local governments, universities, companies, social and multilateral organizations, and in general, leaders and experts in making cities.
Catapult or consolidate yourself professionally as a city maker, travel to one of the urban meccas of the moment, expand your knowledge and globalize your professional network!

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE

We look for young professionals (between 20 and 40 years something...), talented and full of desire to transform their cities and make them better; which are linked to some activity related to City-Making in the public, private, social or academic sectors.
The soul of our programs is multidisciplinarity, which is, at the end of the day, the characteristic that feeds the construction of cities. That is why we will do our best for making a group of participants of different professions.

Professionals linked to:
  • PUBLIC SECTOR
    Local and regional government
  • PRIVATE SECTOR
    Companies and independent professionals
  • SOCIAL SECTOR
    NGOs and multilateral organizations
  • ACADEMIC SECTOR
    Teachers, students and researchers
  • The mayor/The governor
  • The councilors /The deputies
  • The secretaries/The councelors/The advisers
  • The municipal police/The metropolitan police
  • The metropolitan authority
  • The environmental authority
  • The transport authority
  • The water authority
  • The energy authority
  • The waste and recycling authority
  • Of urban planning
  • Of civil/transport/environmental engineering
  • Of tourism/specialized travel agencies
  • Of private security
  • Of environmental management
  • Of collaborative economy
  • In general, professional associations of related sciences
  • Cultural entities
  • Urban artists
  • Social organizations local
  • Neighborhood administrators
  • Other social organizations that work for the city
  • Multilateral organizations with presence in cities
  • Of urban planning/urban studies/architecture
  • Of civil/transport/environmental engineering
  • Of tourism/hospitality
  • Of economics
  • Of art/culture
  • Of governance/political science/public finance
  • Of sociology
  • Of environmental science/ecology
  • Of urban security/safety
CITYMAKERS Lab Barcelona 2019

KEY BENEFITS AND TAKEAWAYS

  • Learn from the best practices of City-making and strengthen your skills from the multiciplinarity and a variety of points of view.
  • Enjoy and experience the urban life through a program designed to take the most out of the city.
  • Re-think the models and strategies to make city.
  • Increase your critical thinking, communication and relationship skills.
  • Reinvent yourself and your organization, interacting with city makers from around the world and embracing diversity.
  • Extend your professional network and get where you've never been.

ITINERARY


*Itinerary subject to modifications. Speakers and venues to be confirmed

Language

English

Investment

€899

masterclasses and speakers

  • speaker

    SALVADOR RUEDA

    Founder and Director

    BCNecología Urban Ecology Agency of Barcelona - BCNecologia

  • speaker

    ORIOL ESTELA BARNET

    Director

    Barcelona Strategic Metropolitan Plan

  • speaker

    CARLOS LLOP TORNÉ

    Director

    UPC Urban and Territorial Development Observatory - UPC University

  • speaker

    JAUME BARNADA

    Coordinator of International Relations Projects

    Urban Ecology Barcelona City Council


  • speaker

    ALBERT SANTASUSAGNA I RIU

    Universidad de Barcelona

    PHd en planificación

  • speaker

    RICARD CASTELLET

    CCO

    Barcelona Tech City

  • speaker

    SEBASTIÀ JORNET I FORNER

    Founder and CEO

    Jornet Llop Pastor Architects

  • speaker

    JOKIN SANTIAGO ELORRIAGA

    Co-founder

    Leku Studio

  • WITH THE SUPPORT OF:

    Procedure to formalize participation

    TUITION FEES
    Until August 31 2019 €899EUR
    To be able to formalize the participation, the total amount of €899 EUR must be paid before August 31

    1. RESERVATION OF PLACE: The accepted participant must reserve the place with €100 EUR not refundable within 15 days of receiving this communication. This amount will be discounted when paying 100% of the total of the tuition fees.
    Note: The non-payment of the reservation will be understood as the resignation to the place and we will offer it to another candidate
    2. TOTAL PAYMENT: The participant confirms the participation by paying 100% of the amount before August 31, 2019. If the participant has not paid the full amount on that date, his/her reserved place will be offered to another applicant who is on the standby list.
    INCLUSIONS
    1. More than 50 academic and experiential activities, plus all the academic and printed material:
    - Talks
    - Panels of experts
    - Urban itineraries
    - Specialized visits
    - Workshops
    - City experiences
    - Networking events

    2. All the tickets and/or specialized visits to the most emblematic places of the city:
    - Entrance to the Camp Nou
    - Entrance to Parc Guell
    - Entrance to the Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
    - Entrance to the Collserola Tower (depending on availability)
    - Catamaran experience in the Catalan Mediterranean

    3. Public transport card within Barcelona and private bus for activities outside the city
    4. Coffee breaks and welcome cocktail

    +Hostel accommodation with breakfast included: €100 EUR supplement
    *Inclusions subject to change without prior notice
    THE LAB DOESN’T INCLUDE: Airline tickets, medical insurance and lunches and dinners

    GUARANTEES
    - If the accepted participant notifies us that he/she can’t attend the Lab before August 31, 2019, and has already paid the total amount, he/she will be able to request a refund (except the €100 EUR non-refundable) or reserve a place for the next Lab
    - During the Lab, if the participant is not satisfied, he/she may request at the fourth day, a refund of half of the total paid

    WE REVOLUTIONIZE THE WAY OF LEARNING TO MAKE CITIES

    In CITYMAKERS, the city is the learning classroom.

    Through an immersion in a 10-day experience, participants will explore the city from a different perspective, visit unique places, experience urban dynamics and get to know first-hand the places where the urban success of Barcelona is managed.

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