Barcelona Expat Week 2020
October 19 - October 23FREE
Barcelona Expat Week – A new hybrid, digital, and on-site event. It is aimed at the international community of Barcelona and people interested in the city’s international talent. Barcelona Expat Week arises as an alternative to the Barcelona International Community Day fair, which this year has been postponed due to COVID-19. Oct 19- 23, 2020.
Barcelona Expat Week has a completely online activity program (Workshops, Webinars, and Meet&Share sessions) that respond to Barcelona’s international talent’s main interests and needs. In addition, a face-to-face meeting is organized every day, as long as the health situation allows it.
The program deals with five main topics, one per day:
- Personal landing: Useful information and services for people who arrive and want to settle in Barcelona, alone or as a family. Monday 19th
- Work and Training: In the current context, working and training are the two areas that will experience important paradigm shifts. In this topic, we will deal with aspects such as the expansion and normalization of teleworking and digital training; Tuesday 20th
- Talent without borders: Barcelona is a city that attracts international talent in all its aspects. This topic deals with how to maximize international talent in our city, how to promote female talent, or the new professions and the most important scientific and research fields in Barcelona. Wednesday 21st
- Doing business and undertaking: The resources, contacts, and key agents to invest, do business, or create a company in Barcelona will be analyzed. Thursday 22nd
- Enjoy and participate in the city: Information and resources to know the attractions of the city and discover the potential of the cultural and leisure offer in the Artistic, sports, social, and volunteer fields. Friday 23rd
Barcelona Expat Week is a digital space where you can share experiences, sign up and participate in the program’s activities, learn about practical topics, reflect on international talent trends, and expand your network of contacts and collaborators.
In addition to being able to sign up for the workshops, webinars, and other online activities of the program, as a member of Barcelona Expat Week, you will be able to create or be part of discussion groups on the topics that interest you and share knowledge and experiences with other members of the community.