Startup Life in Barcelona

Whether you are a member of the gig economy with the freedom to explore Europe or a recent transplant – we will help you explore Barcelona’s Startup Ecosystem. From coworking spaces to startup programs to local regulations, we help you do business in Barcelona.

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Startup Life in Barcelona

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Given the resource and time constraints of most startups, entrepreneurs in this environment are continually seeking ways to complete critical business functions more efficiently. In most cases, these functions span all aspects of a business.

From commercial excellence to innovative technologies, Startup Ecosystem EU offers actionable insights to grow and promote your business while delivering quality customer experiences.

We offer these useful links for business to connect you to resources at government agencies, business organizations, and non-profits who support emerging markets.

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Barcelona Activa is Barcelona City Council’s Local Development Agency and an international benchmark for supporting entrepreneurship, innovation, professional improvement, and job creation based on its 27 years of operations with extensive experience in business incubation. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

Accelerators

  • 2 digits growth – Business opportunities for innovative companies. Barcelona, Spain
  • 3D Factory – 3DFactory is the first incubator aimed at promoting projects linked to 3D printing, supported by the Barcelona Free Zone Consortium and the Leitat Foundation. They offer access to the laboratory with six printing technologies, design software, post-processing equipment, and metrology. The startups keep 100% of their company’s property and only pay 50% of the cost of the different services. Barcelona, Spain
  • 101 startups – 101 Startups is an investment fund, initiated by students of the Internet Business Master, which aims to invest in Internet technology companies in the seed phase. 101 is the road that connects San Francisco with Silicon Valley, where the most important technology companies are installed. Our illusion is to help entrepreneurs turn their startups into one of the big companies on Highway 101. Pier01, Barcelona, Spain
  • Accelera – At Fluidra Accelera, we promote innovative projects within the water, pool, and wellness sector, helping companies develop a solid business model that ensures the viability of their projects and allows them to attract investors. We also offer a selection of startups that have high growth potential and are guided by the criteria of Fluidra, a leading company in the pool and wellness sector. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Accelerate Growth – The business acceleration program of the province of Barcelona. A personalized support program for SMEs for 9 months, led by experts in different areas of business management, where a growth plan will be developed and its implementation will be supported.
  • Antai – ANTAI: INTERNATIONAL ONLINE AND MOBILE VENTURE BUILDER Every day, we accept the challenge of launching successful businesses together with the best teams of professionals. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Astur Valley – a project of the Asturian Startup Association to create a favorable environment for the development of startups in Asturias through the performance of interlocution, communication, and collaboration between entrepreneurs in the Autonomous Community of the Principality. The team of this initiative is formed by Aurora Barreo, Alejandro Orviz, and Pelayo Puerta. Also, this initiative has the collaboration of Antonio de la Torre and María Varela. Among the startups promoted by Astur Valley are Aika, Aloha 24, Toptasting, Spyko, and Techsnow, among others. Oviedo, Asturias
  • Atipics – Atípics is an entrepreneurship program for young adults that want to launch ideas that have a positive impact. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • B Startup – BStartup is Banco Sabadell’s program to support young innovative and technological companies, which consists of three lines of action: Offices and specialized products for startups (startups have different development and financing models than traditional companies. That is why they offer dedicated offices and managers, specific products, and a special risk circuit for the operations of this type of company); investment in equity, where they have two investment instruments: 
    • BStartup 10, where they invest each year in 10 companies in initial stages, 100,000 euros per project, in exchange for a stake in capital stock and 
    • Sabadell Venture, an investment vehicle aimed at companies that they seek to enhance their growth through investment A rounds. They invest up to € 500,000 initially per company, reaching investments of up to € 1M accompanying in new investment rounds. The third line is
    • Collaborative Innovation, which consists of accelerating the rate of digital innovation of Banco Sabadell thanks to the openness and partnership with entrepreneurs, mainly with those who are developing solutions in areas that are of interest to the bank.
  • Barcelona Activa – Barcelona City Council’s Local Development Agency and an international benchmark for supporting entrepreneurship, innovation, professional improvement, and job creation based on its 27 years of operations with extensive experience in business incubation.
  • Barcelona Tech City– Barcelona Tech City, is a private non-profit organization open to all Barcelona-based members of the local and global technology ecosystem. It works with entrepreneurs, startups, consolidated businesses, investors, incubators, accelerators, company builders, universities, business schools, media enterprises, government agencies, and other entities. Barcelona Tech City is a project driven by local entrepreneurs that currently represents more than 800 businesses. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Barcelona Ventures – In Barcelona, we have fantastic talent, entrepreneurs, and projects that can compete with Silicon Valley companies. Our goal is to help our startups, those based in Spain and the rest of Europe, to get a foothold in Silicon Valley, to connect with investors and, eventually, be invested in. The startups who join us leverage on our network of mentors, investors, business leaders, and industry insiders. We are looking for early-stage and top-class founders attacking large, global markets and solving real problems using technology to join our Accelerator Program so we can help them unlock smart capital from US investors. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Buildings4People – GET YOUR STARTUP SCALED UP IN THE TRILLION DOLLAR FACILITY MANAGEMENT BUSINESSWe help mature startups with a commercial product and some market traction to enter the FM industry and boost their growth! Barcelona
  • Byld – a Corporate Venture Builder, founded in 2018 by Adrián Heredia, which focuses on the creation of startups with the collaboration of large corporations. This business vehicle focuses on startups that develop solutions to larger companies. The trajectory that the companies that become part of Byld’s portfolio follow have to go through three areas: Byld Insights which identify trends and opportunities; Byld Labs, phase of the creation of minimum viable products (MPVs); and the Byld Startups, in which they convert the MVP’S into scalable startups. Madrid
  • CaixaImpulse – Fostering innovation to improve people’s health. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Cleantech – Cleantech Camp is a program to support ideas and projects in the field of clean energy to transform them into business realities. The program is developed internationally between Spain and Portugal. Participants have access to high-value resources: continuous monitoring of the project by mentors, training, and practical workshops with industry experts, visibility, and international contacts. They also offer networking events with investors and give the three best projects cash prizes of € 5,000, € 10,000, and € 20,000. Barcelona
  • Cornellá Open Future – Cornellá Open Future_ is a 12-month early stage acceleration program divided into three selective phases (3 + 3 + 6) to land the idea and accompany it until it is released. Startups offer more than 75 hours of specific training, 36 individualized tutorials for each participant, free accommodation in their Procornellà business incubator, telecommunications services, management services, access to a network of contacts, sector mentors, and networking and help in search of financing. Barcelona
  • Conector Startup Acceleratora five-month program, where mentors play a crucial role, they support seed-phase projects to grow rapidly and become successful, proven, and investible initiatives. Connector selects an average of 7 projects for each program. The selected startups receive more than € 400,000 in services from their collaborators, support in legal services, courses and training sessions by mentors, and the possibility of presenting their project to private investors and venture capital companies at the end of the program at DemoDay. Also, Conector carries out vertical and corporate programs, with corporates such as Bankia, SEAT, Porsche, and ABANCA. Conector has a presence in Barcelona, ​​Madrid, and Galicia and has at least two annual calls in each city.
  • CRAASH Barcelona – CRAASH Barcelona, an EIT Health Bootcamp organized by Biocat, is looking for projects and startups to join the second edition of a boot camp that focuses on validating business models in the European markets of Barcelona, Paris, and Delft, as well as the US market of Boston. Participants should be part of a project in the field of medical devices, diagnosis, or digital health from any European ecosystem looking to bring their product closer to the patient. The program is mostly web-based, but the travel to four on-site events will allow participants to build their network and evolve their solution. Any team of three people that have a technical lead, an entrepreneurial lead, and a clinical lead with technology at technology readiness level 3 or 4 (proof of concept or proof of feasibility) can apply. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Digital Garden – powered by Almirall, is the derma digital health accelerator aiming to empower outstanding minds helping patients realize their hopes and dreams. Barcelona, Spain
  • eDelivery Accelerator – eDelivery Accelerator. The initiative launched by La Salle Campus Barcelona ​​aims to improve the ability of statistic sector logistics that use technologies such as Big Data, Business Intelligence, the Internet of Things or Artificial Intelligence, to launch business plans and initiate new projects, providing them with the necessary tools to identify, develop and create market opportunities. With a duration of 22 weeks, the methodology is divided into three parts: Training, Corporate, and Investors. Barcelona
  • EIT Food – EIT Food is an accelerator of agrifood companies whose objective is to help agro startups improve their chances of success and improve their strategy and business model. During the four months of acceleration, the selected companies obtain access to facilities of EIT partners, shared workspace in Bilbao, tutorials with mentors of the sector, access to a network of more than 150 experts in the industry, and intensive training of high quality of the International expert’s hand. The startups receive a € 10,000 scholarship to spend on the costs associated with their business, and all will compete for an investment of 100,000 euros. Biscay, Basque Country
  • EIT Health – The EIT Health program creates the necessary ecosystem for innovation to develop. It brings together the brightest entrepreneurs in the health industry and offers them the support, skills, and services they need to put their ideas into practice and bring them to market. The programs are classified into three lines: Incubate, Scale, and Validate. They offer training and support for the development of business ideas, as well as participation in activities that help companies open new markets or validate their technologies until they are commercialized. Among the startups accelerated by this program are Mowoot, Anaconda Biomed, Fivricheck, Diabeloop, and Oxipit, among others. Barcelona
  • Enel Innovation Hub – a project that is responsible for the development of the entrepreneurial ecosystem, as well as the identification of different startups with innovative resolution capabilities. Enel Innovation Hub Europe allows the implementation of a mutually beneficial collaboration model, in which Enel acts as an industrial partner. This initiative has accelerated several startups, among which are: Athonet, Eccocar, elemize, Form Energy, iGenius, and Mercatus, among others. Also, Enel has developed the Open Innovation program, which already has 200 accelerated companies and more than 30 million euros raised by them.
  • EO Barcelona – Accelerator, an Entrepreneurs’ Organization program, is the catalyst that enables first-stage entrepreneurs to catapult your business to the next level. Our mission is to empower you with the tools you need to grow your business to more than US$1 million in sales and provide you with the skills to make yourself a better entrepreneur and leader. Along with structured educational content focused on the​ core areas of first-stage businesses, the Accelerator Program affords you the unique experience of learning from and connecting with the world’s most influential entrepreneurs.​​​ Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • ESA – The ESA Business Incubation Centre Barcelona (ESA BIC Barcelona) opened in 2014. It is managed by Barcelona Activa and supported locally by renowned public administrations and institutions, namely Area Metropolitana de Barcelona, Diputació de Barcelona, Consell Comarcal del Baix Llobregat, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya – Parc UPC and Caixa Capital Risc. Located in Barcelona, Spain, this incubator offers startups support and technical expertise for the creation of innovative companies. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • EsadeCreapolis – Practicamos la open&cross innovation. ¿Quieres saber más? ¡Síguenos o visita nuestra web y nuestros canales online! Sant Cugat del Vallès
  • FI Boost – FI Boost is a corporate acceleration program of the consultancy F. Initiatives, focused on technology startups worldwide. It offers unique access to the market thanks to the extensive network of more than 1,500 clients that it has in Spain. The program promotes innovation and is focused on the free design of a public financing plan, tailored for each startup that fits into the following sectors: banking, insurance, telecommunications, industry 4.0, energy, health, retail, and tourism. The accelerator also offers training and internal mentoring telematically. Barcelona
  • Fledge – Fledge is a global network of conscious company accelerators and investment funds, helping entrepreneurs create impactful companies and co-ops at scale through intense, short programs filled with education, guidance, and a massive amount of mentorship. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Fondo Emprendedores – Through our startup accelerator program, we are promoting innovative projects aimed at the energy industries, mobility, and the circular economy, contributing to a more sustainable energy transition. Madrid, Spain
  • Founder Institute – El Founder Institute es el programa de entrenamiento de emprendedores y de lanzamiento de empresas significativas más grande del mundo, que ayuda a los aspirantes a fundadores en todo el mundo a construir compañías de tecnología duraderas. Basado en Silicon Valley y con sedes en 65 países, el Founder Institute ha ayudado a lanzar más de 3,500 compañías. La misión es “Globalizar a Silicon Valley” y construir ecosistemas sostenibles de empresas significativas que crearán un millón de nuevos puestos de trabajo a nivel mundial. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Futurmod Fashion –  FuturMod supports entrepreneurs in the fashion sector to facilitate their consolidation and growth. It establishes stable collaborations between entrepreneurs that start in the business and consolidated companies to contribute to improve their competitiveness and provide benefits for both parties. The initiative lasts one year and offers the necessary tools for the startup of the startup, through training, advice and mentoring, networking with companies, and seminars in which entrepreneurs can participate in production operation workshops, finance, marketing, brand identity, international trade. Barcelona
  • GameBCN – an incubation program offering video game studios the necessary training and mentoring to professionalize their production pipeline and to make a successful launch to the market. Our main objective is to professionalize small studios developing a game with an identified market potential to make them productively efficient and to instill in them a business mentality. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Grupo INTERCOM – We are experts in online classifieds. Sant Cugat del Vallés Barcelona
  • Hangar 51 – Formed in January 2011, International Airlines Group (IAG) is the parent company of Aer Lingus, British Airways, Iberia, LEVEL, Vueling, IAG Cargo, and Avios. Building on a strong history of innovation, we launched Hangar 51 to allow startups and scale-ups to develop their business by accessing our airlines’ resources, expertise, and venture capital. Through Hangar 51, you have the chance to trial your products and innovations with real customers, work with senior leaders in the travel industry and create a partnership with one of the world’s largest airline groups. Barcelona/Madrid
  • Health-u – Es el programa de Sanofi dirigido a ayudar el desarrollo de Start-ups que comparten la pasión por innovar en plena revolución tecnológica y digital, con propuestas enfocadas en la mejora de la calidad de vida y la experiencia de las personas en el ámbito de la salud, así como su gestión a través de nuevas aplicaciones y enfoques. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Ingenium – We are seeking proposals for energy storage solutions to reduce our production costs and increase our sustainability. What storage system will respond to a need the size of ours? How can we apply intelligence to optimizing energy consumption? How can we reduce our energy bill? We are seeking proposals for energy storage solutions to reduce our production costs and increase our sustainability. What storage system will respond to a need the size of ours? How can we apply intelligence to optimizing energy consumption? How can we reduce our energy bill? Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Innio – StartupBiz is the Innio innovative ideas acceleration program, which offers the possibility of validating your business idea and promoting it until it becomes a real project. It lasts 15 weeks and is divided into individual biweekly sessions in a face-to-face format, online project monitoring, and masterclass with specialized mentors in each business area. Innio has three programs: the Startup Program dedicated to innovative projects in any sector with the potential to grow and; the Green Program, aimed at sustainable ideas, and the Social Program. Barcelona
  • Innoenergy – InnoEnergy seeks to promote sustainable energy development in Europe. Its acceleration program is developed in the offices in the main cities. Also, he is a trusted partner and an investor who accompanies startups on their journey towards innovation in the energy sector. Its mission is to help entrepreneurs overcome their challenges not only with capital but with mentors, training, and immersion in a global ecosystem with actors in the world of energy, whether companies, investors, among others. Barcelona, ​​Catalonia
  • Inspiritlab  – InspiritLab, an initiative of the La Mutua de los Ingenieros group, is an acceleration program that seeks to enhance the talent of entrepreneurs and startups with insurtech and fintech projects. Accelerated startups will be able to develop their project with real data during the six months, they will have the training and mentoring sessions together with a team of experts in the insurance sector, they will enjoy a coworking space, networking with professionals in the insurance sector and they will present the projects on the Demo Day. Those selected will participate in financing rounds held with the Engineering Investors Club. Barcelona
  • IoT & Data Barcelona – Big Data is the new competitive advantage. From being a massive challenge, it has now become an enormous opportunity. The amount of data in the world is fast exploding, yet analyzing this data is paving the way for innovations, even faster! Newer analytical solutions are being offered every day to help companies outperform the competition. Machine learning, on the other hand, is outreaching milestones one after another and attracting billions of investment from the tech giants. We, at Startupbootcamp Barcelona, believe in the future of this revolution and commit to scaling up these innovative companies, to witness the next generation of products and services. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • IQS Tech Factory – We are the only industrial accelerator in Spain. IQS has a long entrepreneurial and industrial tradition. A recent study shows that since opening its doors in 1906, IQS has generated at least 348 entrepreneurs, who have launched 461 companies, creating 5.600 jobs and generating over 1B Euros in annual revenues. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Itnig – We build internet companies that aim at being first in class at what they do. We are an independent, private initiative creating future-defining products. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Join & Win – The Mission of Join and Win is to accelerate profitable growth through partnering with startups and entrepreneurs active in Home, Health & Personal Care. Join, and Win combines Zobele Global Manufacturing Footprint, extensive knowledge in Product Engineering and Market Access to help scale your innovation, and together bring your products to life. Zobele Group is one of the world’s largest producer of innovative and cost-effective product solutions for leading household, health & personal care brands, with both globally optimized solutions and regionally customized products. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Kenko Health Accelerator – Kenko Health Accelerator is an acceleration program aimed at projects with high growth potential in the health sector. Startups receive a set of services aimed at promoting their growth, maturation, and development of the business model. Also, they have individualized mentoring, specific consulting provided by experts, and direct access to investment. The program offers four months of acceleration, with two months of post-acceleration where they are guided to fundraising, multiplying the possibilities of finding financing by increasing the visibility of the project. Barcelona
  • Lanzame – Nuestra exigente metodología de selección de Startup, donde buscamos un alto potencial de éxito y crecimiento, nos lleva a analizar decenas de proyectos antes de encontrar la Startup que posteriormente presentaremos a nuestros inversores que conforman el Pledge Fund de Lánzame. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • LaSalle Technova – An acceleration program designed to help high-tech startups in their initial phase. During four months, we provide you all the coaching and facilities needed to accelerate the market access of your company. After validating your business model, you will start to develop a product to launch in the market and test with the clients. By the end of the program, you will be ready to raise your first investment round. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Mercabarna – Mercabarna Food & Tech is the acceleration program of Mercabarna, the food industry in Barcelona, where the wholesale markets and companies of the agrifood sector are located. Its objective is to promote the incorporation of new processes and innovative products in the food sector. Look for startups that promote the improvement, innovation, or improvement of the value chain of the food sector and food distribution. The selected startups will enjoy three free months in the offices of the Mercabarna Food Trade Center, and the winning project opts for an investment valued at € 20,000. Barcelona
  • Napptilus – Napptilus Tech Labs is a Venture Builder formed by a group of companies with over 15 years of experience in the technology sector. Part of Barcelona Tech City. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Novartis Cancer Startup Program – The selected startups will enter the acceleration program, which is supported and monitored by a group of high-level mentors from Novartis and the Conector network who will share their experience to support and optimize the development of their business models.  Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Ogilvy (upcelerator) – We are an international initiative which focuses on helping emerging companies to accelerate and access to top Brands. Successful companies require plenty of creativity. But they also need to know what they do and how to tell the world about it. And that demands the kind of experience that Ogilvy has: varied, comprehensive, and global. In Ogilvy Upcelerator, we work with the best professionals of the marketing and communication industry to develop your brand and equip it with all the necessary tools to stand out and differentiate. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Onboard – From Barcelona and San Francisco, our mission is to support technology-based startups and bring them into a consolidated business. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Peninsula – A win-win collaboration with an ecosystem of entrepreneurs to find synergies with partners to complement your expertise. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Proteum x – We work with entrepreneurs to drive the adoption and deployment of the technologies they develop. We do this through a combination of capital infusion, knowledge sharing, helping recruit talent, working with strategic partners, and creating operational efficiencies. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Reimagine Food -Connecting entrepreneurs, investors, startups, companies, and technology with the future of food. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Reimagine Textile –  Reimagine Textile is a high-performance program for entrepreneurs who have a business idea focused on the textile and fashion sector, with a clear vocation of innovation and disruptive technologies. The five axes of the program are technology, industry, training, entrepreneurship, and investment. The services offered by the program are innovation and advanced prototype laboratory, technological radar, mentoring, financing, advice and support in the market approach, and new business models, as well as networking and dissemination activities. Barcelona
  • Ship2B – Aceleramos e Invertimos en Startups de Impacto. Seleccionamos las mejores startups y spin-offs tecnológicas con impacto social o medio ambiental con el objetivo de invertir y acelerar su crecimiento. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Start4big  – Start4big is a multisectoral open innovation initiative promoted by Aguas de Barcelona, ​​CaixaBank, Naturgy, SEAT, and Telefónica with the ambition to find the best startups to develop pilots to solve business challenges. Every six months, they launch challenges through the digital platform, which allows startups and international entrepreneurs to sign up for the initiative and propose their solutions to the challenges posed. Start4big looks for startups in advanced maturity, with functional prototypes developed, or with a product or service already launched.  Barcelona
  • Tarragona Open Future – Tarragona Open Future forma is an initiative to support startups that the Tarragona City Council makes available to companies in the territory. In collaboration with Telefónica, they help grow the most innovative initiatives. It is an intensive program in which, based on the identification of the situation and the objectives that each company wants to reach, the teams are helped to develop an action plan for its acceleration. What entrepreneurs value most is the high level of customization of the program, which favors time for what each team needs to improve, and access to an extensive network of resources it offers. Tarragona
  • Tenkan-Ten (Asics) – Tenkan Ten is an accelerator of the health and wellness sector, promoted by ASICS, and aimed at startups in the growth phase. They connect the participants to an extensive network of contacts, senior executives and the ASICS distribution network, in addition to having the support of IESE Business School students, and the contribution of their mentors when preparing their founders. The program, which lasts four months, offers weekly workshops and training with high-level mentors, coworking in the Innovation Hub of ASICS; unlimited access to hub facilities, including the gym, personalized ‘Anima Sana in Corpore Sano’ plan, which includes a nutrition and training plan; Professional coaching and psychological support. Barcelona
  • Zata Venture – Media for Equity. Desde Zeta Venture ayudamos a Startups a impulsar sus marcas y actividades mediante potentes campañas de marketing recibiendo a cambio participación en las Startups. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

Angel Networks

    • EBAN, SPAIN – representing 26 Spanish business angels networks with over 1,000 members.

Redes de Business Angels en Andalucía

Redes de Business Angels en Aragón

Redes de Business Angels en Cantabria

Redes de Business Angels en Cataluña

 Redes de Business Angels en Comunidad Valenciana

Redes de Business Angels en Islas Canarias

Redes de Business Angels en Madrid

Redes de Business Angels en Murcia

Redes de Business Angels en Pais Vasco

Coworking

  • 021 Espai – ¿Cansado de trabajar solo en casa? ¿Te cuesta concentrarte? Descubre nuestro coworking en Poblenou, un espacio tranquilo donde podrás trabajar a gusto y rodearte de otros freelancers como tú con los que podrás colaborar, cambiar ideas, tomar buen café ¡y mucho más!
  • 7dos – YOUR COWORKING SPACE IN GRÀCIA The Coworking has everything you need to work, develop your project, and do your daily work routine under the best conditions. Which of the tables better suits your needs?
  • Agitation – Coworking Gràcia.
  • Alpha Espai– We want to add value to those who do not need a fixed or unique workspace or environment. From Alpha espai, we know that sharing communities adds value to any activity. An option with significant advantages.
  • Aticco – Aticco is not just a workspace; it is an innovative ecosystem for startups and entrepreneurs where projects grow. Creativity, collaboration, and experimentation are the key to keeping your business evolving. We accompany you on the road to building connections, generating opportunities, raising new challenges, and allowing you to overcome any limit.
  • Atta 33 – AttA pretende ser una colmena incubadora de saberes donde pequeñas contribuciones resulten en grandes obras útiles al hombre, un espacio colaborativo de producción e investigación que, al igual que una colonia de hormigas, crece y se desenvuelve en conjunto.
  • Apocapoc BCN – ​A place to work/A place to play/ A place to think/A place to try/A place to cook/ A place to taste/A place to share/ A place to be/ A place for YOU
  • Barcelona Health Hub – At Barcelona Health Hub headquarters, located at the magnificent Sant Pau Art Nouveau Site, coworking spaces are available for e-health startups and corporates.
  • BCN575 – Coworking is a new concept. Entrepreneurs sharing the same workspace allowing for an exchange of ideas without having to face high office expenses, also generating dynamics, creativity, innovation, and a great atmosphere to develop your professional activities. Coworking BCN575 is situated in the center of Barcelona. You can either arrive from the airport with the Aerobús or park your bicycle outside the door. The office preserves the original modernistic works but has also updated its installations to the needs of a 21st-century workplace.
  • BCNDOC Centro de Negocios – El coworking es un puesto de trabajo o espacio inteligente y dinámico para diversos perfiles, promueve posibles colaboraciones o alianzas  que le permitirán alcanzar el éxito que espera en el menor tiempo posible y sin necesidad de contar con una gran cantidad de capital inicial. Ofreciéndoles la posibilidad de hacer crecer su negocio de forma sencilla y rápida.
  • BCNewt – Much more than sharing an office. We promote a new lifestyle, which allows you to be more productive, and expand your circle of contacts. Our coworking Barcelona ​​is located on Pere IV street, Poblenou 22@ District of Innovation has open spaces like courtyard and rooftop. Join us to enjoy the best of Barcelona!
  • Betahaus – We are a home for entrepreneurs and creative professionals born under the “perpetual beta” principle. Betahaus is open code, undone, incomplete, and always changing. If you are planning your next AI company to make a move on Blockchain or maybe create the next great IoT device, here, you will find the right atmosphere to run your company, share your ideas, be productive and get help from the community members.
  • Blitz Gràcia Coworking – El coworking es una forma de trabajo que se ha instalado en nuestra sociedad irreversiblemente. Los beneficios de esta filosofía se producen de forma instantánea. Así que si quieres convertir al trabajo en una experiencia gratificante y productiva, vives o estás por Barcelona, acércate a Blitz Gracia Coworking y tomemos un café.
  • Born Espai de Creació – ESPAI BORN is a versatile coworking space, located in a unique spot in Barcelona’s Born and managed by achos!
  • Ca l’AgustíCa l’Agustí és un espai de treball obert per a professionals de diferents disciplines que promou un marc col·laboratiu per a la investigació i la pràctica creatives.El local té una superfície aproximada de 140m2 i està format per 3 espais diferenciats l’espai de l’entrada, el forn i l’altell. La sala de l’entrada es concep com un espai expositiu obert al carrer i reflexe de les pràctiques que es produeixen a l’interior. El forn és un espai de treball diàfan que ofereix el confort necessari que demana el treball diari i a la vegada un ambient creatiu on generar sinèrgies entre professionals de diferents àmbits. D’altra banda, l’altell es configura a mode de sala polivalent que funciona com a sala de reunions, espai per a tallers col·lectius o cursos. L’espai està equipat amb taules de grans dimensions amb connexió de veu i dades, electricitat i il·luminació, i compta amb un servei de reprografia propi (impressores, fotocopiadores, enquadernadores, etc.).
  • Camaleó Coworking Barcelona500m2 of office and studio space for freelancers, right in the center of Barcelona
  • City Work BCN – We are a group of entrepreneurs who believe in Coworking as the most exciting way of work. Coworking means, above all, a community of entrepreneurs and a physical workspace. That is why we have created City Work Bcn !! Because we want you to enjoy a community of entrepreneurs, startups, freelance, where you can share, learn, collaborate, interact, create synergies, look for business opportunities. We provide a comfortable, pleasant, and flexible workspace, with open spaces, private offices, and relaxing areas, located in downtown Barcelona, and well connected.
  • Cloud WorksAll of our coworking spaces are one-stop solutions offering customized services. With several locations in prime neighborhoods, you’re sure to find the perfect one for your business needs.
  • Coco COFFICEUNA INTERPRETACIÓN POSMODERNA DE LA OFICINA Café y oficina en un nuevo concepto de coworking. Coco Coffice Barcelona es el sitio idóneo para los trabajadores nómadas cansados de trabajar o estudiar desde casa o desde bares abarrotados y para todas las personas que buscan un lugar diferente para leer un libro tranquilamente, concentrarse o cambiar el mundo! Quédate una hora, dos, todo el día, una semana e incluso todo el mes. En nuestro coworking-café ofrecemos total flexibilidad así como café, té y snacks a los freelancers, trabajadores remotos, estudiantes, etc. Nos adaptamos a tus necesidades en cada momento.
  • Collective – Located in Passeig de Gràcia, the most exclusive promenade in Barcelona, Collective offers a rich and diverse community of businesses and entrepreneurs from various professional sectors. Ideally located in the heart of Barcelona, Collective offers a range of workspaces, private office suites and meeting rooms to help take your business to the next level. More than a just workspace, everyone working at Collective gets free Collective Club membership and associated perks, including lockers, private phone booths, design furniture, large and sunny terrace, collaborative opportunities, and discounts at our extensive network of partnerships. Also, Collective offers an exciting Events Programme that includes social gatherings, yoga classes, learning and development sessions afterworks, and much more.
  • Coworking FontanellaAll our furniture is brand new. We focused our efforts to create the most comfortable yet professional office to be shared. Thanks to the size of the office, we’ve been able to set up different spaces with their characteristics while maintaining the same equipment.
  • Coworking Gracia – Tired of working from home? Are you distracted by errands, washing machines, noise from neighbors? At Coworking Gràcia, you will find tables and offices for rent to work in a collaborative community. Enjoy the services of our coworking in Gràcia: meeting space, office, coffee and tea, and a good company with which to team up and cooperate on projects. Do you still prefer to work alone?
  • Coworking La Hormigonera – Coworking Sants. Coworking La Hormigonera se encuentra en el corazón del barrio de Sants y forma parte de la asociación La Hormigonera Col·lectiu Cultural.
  • Crec – Coworking locations in Poble Sec, Eixample, and Sabadell.
  • cwork-Creative space in BCN – coworking Barcelona cwork son Espacios de alta calidad Made in Barcelona ubicadas en puntos estratégicos de la ciudad, en Sarrià- Sant Gervasi (zona alta de Barcelona), en el Eixample (zona Sagrada Familia) y en Gràcia (calle Escorial zona camp d’en Grassot). Espacios de trabajo donde el Diseño, Creatividad y la Versatibilidad total de las instalaciones a gusto de cada usuario dan el valor añadido y marcan la diferencia de cwork.
  • Depot Lab – A space for entrepreneurs, freelancers, and startups to meet, work, grow their business, and get inspired. Coworkers have the opportunity to network with like-minded people, share their ideas, and be a part of our international community.
  • El Despacho Coworking – El Despacho Coworking is situated in the center of Barcelona with easy access to Fontana (L3) and Lesseps (L3) metro stations and Padua (L7) and Plaza Molina (L6) railway stations. Space offers flexible hours with access 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, depending on the membership plan you choose. Designed for working in comfort, El Despacho has fully ergonomic furniture and chairs. The latest equipment, such as printers, scanner, photocopiers, and video projectors are available for members. Access to both wired or WIFI network can be used. Space also caters to the reception of courier and parcel service and has insurance to protect the belongings of members.
  • Felisa – Our coworking space in Barcelona has a professional and caring aspect. It is suitable for technological infrastructure and also conditioned to receive customers and suppliers at the most convenient time. The rooms are enabled for different types of meetings, interactions, and workshops.
  • Foundery Barcelona – The Foundery is a curated membership community for international entrepreneurs, creative souls, digital professionals, and innovators. Members enjoy work, meeting, and event spaces in a unique building right at Barcelona’s historic center, with a huge rooftop overlooking the city’s gothic quarter.
  • Itnig – We have invested in an impressive 2.300 square meters space for our startups. As we are not using it all, we are also offering it to other exciting startups and individuals that enrich our ecosystem.
  • Garden CoworkingAl cor del barri de Gràcia, en una nau industrial reformada, hem volgut fusionar el millor d’una oficina, un cafè, una sala d’esdeveniments i el confort de casa en un nou espai social, dissenyat de manera sostenible, per treballar, reunir-te amb els teus col·laboradors i clients o realitzar esdeveniments en un ambient de creativitat i col·laboració. Garden és creació, és connexió i és interacció. Al Garden trobaràs l’ecosistema ideal per cultivar les teves idees, compartir-les amb altres professionals i fer-les créixer.
  • Gracia Work Center – Ofrecemos despachos en alquiler para emprendedores y empresas consolidadas. Formamos una comunidad heterogénea que busca compartir espacio de coworking en el barrio de Gracia de Barcelona. Somos profesionales del ámbito de la comunicación, marketing, diseño, audiovisuales, ecommerce, arte online,… ¡Ven a trabajar con nosotros!
  • Home Work – En Home Work coworking puedes desarrollar tu pasión, con la comodidad de sentirte como en casa.
  • Kubik – El primer coworking de España, con 24 años de historia abriendo sus puertas en el barrio barcelonés de Gràcia a una comunidad transdisciplinar de emprendedores del ámbito creativo, artístico, diseño, comunicación, innovación social, economía colaborativa…
  • La Vaca – A big former dairy. In Barcelona city center. District of Poble Sec. People used to buy fresh milk there. And cream on Sundays. Turned into a laid back coworking. An oasis of creative chaos. Work, chill, and fun. Flowing around an open space. Where you can focus, get your things done. Create your projects. Have a meeting. Read a travel magazine. Or watch a movie. Feel like at home. Get a nap. Listen to some funky music. Have a beer. Make friends. First.
  • Meet BCN – Your coworking space in Barcelona’s Eixample district.
  • MG CoWorkingcoworking & centro de negocios en BARCELONA
  • MOB – Makers of Barcelona – MOB is much more than a coworking space. MOB is your home, your office, your school, and your agency.
  • Oficina24 – Coworking Oficina24 is a beautiful working space available in the heart of the Eixample district in Barcelona! In our business center, you’ll find a great deal of modern, comfortable, collaborative office spaces at low rates. Private offices, elegant meeting rooms, and spacey conference hall; cheap, spacious, and fully equipped dedicated & hot desks; a classroom for trainings and other multipurpose spaces are all waiting for you! For VIP-clients, we have one special floor with luxury offices, dedicated desks, rest zones, and a meeting room with a terrace. Oficina24 is a four-story building with a private entrance from the street and a reception, with an elevator and is adapted for people with disabilities. All our spaces are equipped with air conditioners and have ultramodern and reliable security systems.
  • OneCoWork – At OneCoWork, we believe that the key foundations of growth are innovation, collaboration, and creativity. Our workspaces are designed to both inspire you every morning and to foster a sense of community, bringing together young talent, freelancers, startups, SMEs and large corporates. With regular lectures from world-renowned professors and workshops from both professional services and business leaders, a OneCoWork membership is not just about coming to work. It’s about expanding your horizons and fulfilling your business and personal potential.
  • PipocaPipoca Coworking is a space located in the heart of Barcelona. It’s a place where your ideas turn into projects, and your projects become a reality thanks to the relaxed, amazing, and dynamic work environment that characterizes us. Renting desks is not our thing. We breathe innovation, we share experiences, we eat popcorn, we are PIPOCA.
  • RavalCo – Sharing space and time: a great place to work. In the heart of El Raval, you can find RavalCo, the Coworking Space for independent professionals and entrepreneurs. Here creative minds and freelancers alike come together to work, exchange ideas, and to get their projects off the ground.
  • RegusMultiple locations. Rent desk space in a shared office environment. Work in a shared office at any of our locations across the world. Coworking gives you the benefit of a full-time office, but you only pay for the number of desks you use. Choose your permanent desk or sit wherever you’d like each day through a hot-desking setup, available on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Space&Co Coworking – Coworking  Barcelona y despachos privados  en el distrito de Sarrià-Sant Gervasi. Como resultado ofrecemos 400 m2 de zonas de trabajo.  Además, estamos una de las mejores zonas de negocios y disponemos de 2 mesas en espacios compartidos y 15  oficinas privadas repartidas entre Balmes 211 y Muntaner 328.
  • Start2bee – Nuestras tarifas de coworking mensuales, por supuesto con Internet ALTA velocidad.
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  • TALENT&CO – Llibertat, 13, Local. 08012 Barcelona, Spain
  • Talent Garden BCN – Talent Garden Barcelona is a coworking space where digital and tech professionals can work and interact with each other. This bright and cozy campus is located in Sarrià-San Gervasi, one of the best locations in Barcelona surrounded by shops and restaurants. If you want to work in a creative environment surrounded by like-minded professionals, then Talent Garden Barcelona is the perfect space for you. Talent Garden Barcelona hosts a thriving community of innovators that work daily in dedicated workspaces, constantly exchanging competencies and ideas.
  • TechNetBcn – TechnetBCN és un Coworking y servicio de oficina virtual, situado muy cerca de Sagrada Família y Hospital de Sant Pau de Barcelona.
  • Transforma BCN – We are a multidisciplinary, international, and local community of professional freelancers and startups.
    We are committed to sharing, collaborating, and promoting the exchange of skills and knowledge between our coworkers.
  • Valkiria Hub Space – A través de nuestra comunidad transformamos la cultura organizativa de las empresas que quieren formar parte de un nuevo paradigma laboral, y lo hacemos a través de las personas, la tecnología y los procesos metodológicos. Desarrollamos proyectos a medida de transformación cultural y actuamos como activadores del cambio dentro de las organizaciones.
  • WeWork – Unique Coworking Space in Barcelona. Welcome to Barcelona, a city popping with personality and fresh innovation. Here, WeWork’s coworking spaces support a vibrant community of professionals. Custom artwork and indoor greenery keep the team inspired; highly functional workspaces foster a culture of collaboration. Professionals in commerce, education, entertainment, fashion, and the arts are drawn to this city for its livability and business potential—WeWork’s shared office spaces complete the experience. Schedule a visit today.
  • Zamness – Coworking situado en el corazón del distrito 22@, entre la Vila Olímpica y Poblenou, a cinco minutos de la playa. El espacio es diáfano de 300 m2 muy luminoso, amplio y confortable, con capacidad para 32 personas, 2 salas de reuniones, office bar y 2 áreas de descanso. Despacho ideal para pequeñas empresas y autónomos, para trabajar en compañía pero a la vez concentrado.

Events

  • 4YFN – 4YFN offers unique connecting initiatives, including insightful onstage talks, technical workshops, custom networking activities, community outreach, and open innovation programs, among others. March 1-3, 2021
  • Barcelona DevOps Conference – DevOps, Hacking, Development Tooling, SIEM, WebAssembly, and more. Dec 14-15, 2020
  • Barcelona Health Hub Summit – BHHSummit is the annual conference of Barcelona Health Hub, a global and international ecosystem for the health transformation. Join 500 attendees and 25 speakers from Spain and abroad to talk about collaboration between healthcare startups and corporations. Learn from experts and entrepreneurs tips and pitfalls about fundraising, scaling up, and partnering with pharma companies, insurers, and hospitals. Be inspired by our international keynote speakers. Meet innovative companies in our exhibition area and during the show and tell sessions. Make meaningful networking and connections and enjoy the fantastic setting of the modernist Sant Pau Hospital. Virtual; Oct 29, 2020
  • BARCELONA TECH JOB FAIR – a chance for job seekers to talk to companies that are hiring in person. If you’ve had enough of submitting your CV online without the opportunity to make a lasting first impression, here’s your chance to change your strategy and do a bit of networking. Virtual; Oct 15, 2020
  • Community Summit – Community Summit brings Microsoft Business Applications users together to learn, collaborate, and connect about Dynamics 365 and Power Platform (Power BI, Power Apps, Power Automate, Virtual Agent) Applications. This event is designed and curated by the community to share real learnings, actionable practices, and valuable lessons, delivered by the experts in the industry, so you can put your new bits of knowledge to use the very next day.  TBA 2021
  • CSS Camp – This one-day event aims to Developers and Designers for an intense one-day conference. CSSCamp reunites the greatest speakers and experts from around the world. Of course, you will have the opportunity to meet programmers, senior developers – and you will definitely end up with some valuable experience tips. July 14, 2021
  • Digitalization in R&D Summit – The digital collaboration will extend our ability to work with a wide range of experts anywhere. While recent technological advancements and global trends have changed the way the companies do business, they have also made certain business models applicable that have not been possible until today. Design cycles will have to accelerate to maintain competitive differentiation; R&D organizations have an opportunity to leverage the power of the digital age to help achieve business imperatives. This Summit will focus on the challenges R&D and innovation departments face with the new current digital age we live in, and share there success stories on overcoming and flourishing in the Digital Age. Sept 3-4, 2020
  • DSDE – The 3rd International Conference on Data Storage and Data Engineering is a forum for presenting excellent results and new challenges facing the field of Data Storage and Data Engineering. This conference offers good opportunities for the delegates to exchange new ideas and to establish research and business links, as well as to build a global partnership for potential collaboration. Featured with invited speeches, oral presentations, poster presentations, and social events, DSDE 2020 welcomes the submission of researches concerning any branch of Data Storage and Data Engineering and the participation of anyone interested in these fields. Feb 18-20, 2021
  • EIDAS (International Conference on Engineering Challenges in IT, Design, Agriculture and Applied Sciences) – The objective of GIEAS Forum is to provide a platform for researchers, engineers, academicians as well as industrial professionals from all over the world to present their research results and development activities in Engineering, Technology and Applied Sciences. Virtual Conference; June 20-21, 2020
  • European Blockchain Convention – European Blockchain Convention Barcelona is a comprehensive one-day event that brings together 600+ tech leaders, visionaries, regulators, investors, corporations, developers, and entrepreneurs from the Blockchain industry. Our mission is to provide world-class content in collaboration with the brightest minds in the space. At the same time, we facilitate an exclusive networking environment where all participants meet to form business relationships and seek potential partners for ventures. Virtual; Sept 21-22, 2020
  • EU-Startup SummitThe EU-Startups Summit 2019 will gather up to 1,200 founders, startup enthusiasts, corporates, angel investors, VCs, and media from across Europe. The two-day event is an excellent opportunity for networking and a meeting point for aspiring entrepreneurs and investors who are aiming to build international tech companies. We’ll have fireside chats with internationally successful founders, great networking opportunities (with a dedicated networking app), workshops, and an exciting pitch competition on the main stage with 15 startup teams – selected from almost 1,000 applicants! April 29-30, 2021
  • extreme365 Europe – extreme365 offers unparalleled training to transform your business and opportunities to engage directly with Microsoft leadership all in one event to maximize your time out of office. As the essential technical and go-to-market readiness conference for partners of the Microsoft Business Applications, extreme365 is packed with content to grow your business and keep you a step ahead of your customers.  Virtual Conference; June 29 – July 2, 2020
  • HealthXL Global Gathering Barcelona – Barcelona is not only known for its architecture, food, and beaches, but also its advancements in biotech research, healthcare services, and a thriving startup scene. In this session, we want to explore through the eyes of the local movers and shakers why Barcelona is the right place to be for digital health, what opportunities it presents, and outline some of the successes to date. Feb 21, 2020
  • International Conference on Digital Health – Digital health 2020 will explore the topics in detail, to provide benefits and wellness leaders with practical guidance they can use to get the most out of digital health. March 27-28, 2020
  • International Search Summit – This full-day event will feature several tracks and a range of speakers, with expertise in managing international websites and running global campaigns. They will share tips, tactics, and advice for improving your online presence in international markets and how to overcome common challenges. Nov 12, 2020
  • IQS Tech Fest – IQS Tech Fest is the most significant event organized by IQS Tech Factory, the center of entrepreneurship at IQS University, and the first Industrial accelerator in Spain. What started as a small fair held by a small team of people with the passion of giving voice to a new type of entrepreneurship has become a great celebration that is growing year over year. Jan 2021
  • Mobile World CongressMWC Barcelona is the largest mobile event in the world, bringing together the latest innovations and leading-edge technology alongside today’s most influential visionaries. Everything you need to know about the industry, today and beyond, can be found here. Mar 1-4, 2021
  • Sonar+d – Sónar+D is an international congress that explores how creativity is changing our present and imagining new futures, in collaboration with researchers, innovators, and business leaders. Since 2013, this antidisciplinary meeting gathers in Barcelona, leading artists, creative technologists, musicians, filmmakers, designers, thinkers, scientists, entrepreneurs, makers, and hackers to participate in a carefully commissioned program with the aim of inspiration and networking. Sept 18-19, 2020
  • Startup Grind Tech Conference – Meet founders from all over Europe. The fourth edition of the Startup Grind Tech conference will bring together over 1000 entrepreneurs, tech people, founders, and investors from all over Europe. May 4-5, 2021
  • Tech Spirit Barcelona – Replacing the canceled 4YFN and MWC events. More than 2,500 people are expected to attend the Tech Spirit Barcelona conferences, to be held from February 23rd to 27th, with more than 40 activities, around 60 speakers, and with the presence of more than 100 venture capital investors. Feb 24-27, 2020
  • Xside – a creative hub of excellence that celebrates the ideas, skills, and people that are leading future change. A groundbreaking gathering where converging communities unite.

Hackathons/Challenges

  • BCN Open Challenge – In Barcelona, Spain, the smart transportation system, and smart bus systems are a shining example of how this European city is moving with the times. There are smart bus stops with free Wi-Fi (everyone should have this!) and USB charging stations (amazing!). The Barcelona bike-sharing program and smart parking app has gone a long way to reducing congestion in traffic. The city also has sensors to monitor temperature, pollution, and noise. It can also monitor humidity and rain levels. Do you want to live in Barcelona?
  • Startup Weekend – In just 54 hours, you will experience the highs, lows, fun, and pressure that make up life at a startup. As you learn how to create a real company, you’ll meet the very best mentors, investors, cofounders, and sponsors who are ready to help you get started. Your community is here to help you — find an event today!

Meetings

  • Barcelona JS – BarcelonaJS is a user group focused on JavaScript and related topics. We meet regularly at the Mobile World Centre.
  • Barcelona Lean Startup Circle – Barcelona Lean Startup Circle, is the Barcelona non-profit, local group for passionate people who are interested in lean startup, entrepreneurship, customer development, business model generation, lean UX, and startup metrics.
  • Betabeers – Betabeers es una comunidad de desarrolladores que organizan encuentros mensuales para compartir conocimientos sobre tecnología y Startups
  • CEOTalksLas CEOTalks (http://ceotalks.es/) de Delvy son un espacio para el intercambio de ideas, impresiones y experiencias con destacados responsables de las startups más conocidas de Barcelona.
  • DataBeers BCN – DataBeers is a non-profit and open community whose mission is to become a summit for professionals and students inside the scope of Big Data and Data Science to discuss and share experiences also promoting events where everybody with interest in data is welcome to exchange their knowledge.
  • First Tuesday Barcelona – Volvemos con una nueva edición de First Tuesday con Carlos Blanco al frente. En esta ocasión nos visita Fernando Benito, CEO y Co-Fundador de Paack. Agenda – Martes, 12 de marzo Dirección – Docket Barcelona 19h: Abrimos puertas 19:30h-20:30h: Charla coloquio 20:30h-21h: Turno de preguntas del público 21h: Cierre del evento ¿Quién es Fernando Benito? Fernando
  • Glovo Tech Talks – Deep-dive tech talks in the fields of Software, Logistics, Data Science, Machine Learning, Business Intelligence, Product, Marketing, and Design. Plus beer.
  • Growth Hacking Barcelona – Learn how to use the latest growth hacking strategies and meetup with startup founders, digital entrepreneurs, and investors.
  • Health 2.0 – Health2.0Bcn junta a los actores del sector sanitario y a los amantes de la tecnología, en Barcelona y alrededores con el fin de mejorar las condiciones en la que se esta dando la asistencia sanitaria, a través del uso de las nuevas tecnologías web, entre otros. Health2.0 quiere fomentar los proyectos relacionados con la salud, desarrollados por startups o individuales, darles más visibilidad e inspirar a otros.
  • Internet of Things Barcelona – What’s going on in the world of the Internet of Things and smart cities in Barcelona? We will find out! Expect workshops, hackathons, bar talk nights, and beers. Programmers, designers, investors, academics, and business-types are all welcome.
  • itnig EventsBCNewt events are tech talks about topics of interest for entrepreneurs: business tips, development tricks, design patterns, marketing tools, and much more! Just come to our coworking space (https://goo.gl/maps/izcPEgTYmrAGpHaw6) and enjoy every exciting speech with like-minded people. We will be happy to meet you! #bcnewt
  • MOB//Makers of BarcelonaSince the opening of its first coworking space six years ago, MOB (http://mob-barcelona.com/)has been building communities to innovate together. Now joined by MOB PAU (http://mob-barcelona.com/spaces/), FabCafe (http://fabcafe.com/barcelona/), Future Funded (http://futurefunded.co), FoodMOB (https://www.meetup.com/THE-FOODMOB/), Assemble.rs (http://assemble.rs) and KUBE, MOB gathers a community of more than 300 entrepreneurs, creative souls, and techies – offering you the best work environment & connections opportunities.
  • Startup Grind – It is the “world’s largest community of startups, founders, innovators, and creators.” The purpose is to bring people together, exchange on diverse topics, share their knowledge and expertise with their members.
  • Women Who Code – Women Who Code is the largest and most active community of engineers dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers. We envision a world where women are representative as technical executives, founders, VCs, board members, and software engineers. Our programs are designed to get you there.

Venture Capital

  • 101 Startups – 101Startups is an investment firm based in Spain that specializes in early-stage startup companies. Barcelona
  • 4Founders Capital – We invest anywhere from €50K in early-stage investments and typically bring co-investors with us to increase that amount. We do follow-ons for up to €800K per Company over the lifetime of our investment. Barcelona
  • Abac Nest – Abac Nest, is a venture capital vehicle investing in seed-stage companies in Spain with global ambitions. Abac Nest was founded in Barcelona in 2017 by the team behind Abac Capital and its network of industry veterans, which accumulated extensive experience investing in early-stage companies since the 90s. The fund partners with great teams with a get it mindset and a sheer passion for creating the next big thing. Abac Nest puts to work its broad operational and sector experience to fuel the growth of next-generation category leaders through an extensive network of operational advisors ready to move mountains for their portfolio companies. Abac Nest strives to create a positive impact on society and does not compromise on work ethics and integrity. Barcelona
  • Active Partners – Since 2004, we have invested in 25 companies in two funds totaling €74m. In 2007, we created the Venturepreneurs’ Organisation, which promotes relationships between successful serial entrepreneurs investing in early-stage companies. Barcelona
  • Aldea Ventures – Aldea Ventures is a Barcelona-based investment platform that operates as a catalyst for the innovation economy in Southern Europe. Barcelona
  • Alta Life Sciences – Alta Life Sciences is a leading multistage venture capital investment firm. Alta LS is investing in companies at all stages of development: from seed financing through commercial growth. Alta LS identifies breakthrough scientific discoveries that solve unmet medical needs in all areas of life sciences, including biotechnology, medical devices, diagnostics, genomics, and digital health, and invests seeking both the highest societal impact and the greatest potential returns. Barcelona
  • Alva House Capital – Alva House Capital invests in projects related to the online sector. It encourages and supports entrepreneurs from their early stages of development and guides them through strategy, management, and finance. Our current interest is on Startups related to software creation and distribution as well as on apps for mass consumption. Barcelona
  • Antai Venture BuilderCompany builder who founded several fast-growing startups with operations in more than ten countries in Europe and Latin America. Barcelona
  • Asabys Partners – a venture capital firm from Barcelona investing across the board in human healthcare. We are active in the health-tech and biopharma industries and aim to invest in Spain and abroad in highly innovative and transformative technologies. We are motivated by the idea of pushing the boundaries of science and medicine. We do this through the sourcing and financing of the most disruptive technologies, and through the collaboration with the best internal and external talents of our industry. We have an entrepreneurial spirit and seek to be involved in the building and management of our companies. Not just investors, we consider ourselves as partners and collaborators to our portfolio companies. Barcelona
  • BStartup – Bstartup is designed to support entrepreneurs so their projects can be developed with maximum guarantees of success. Sant Cugat Del Vallès
  • Caixa Capital Risc – the venture capital division of ‘la Caixa,’ a Spanish bank. Caixa Capital Risc manages more than €180M and invests in the early stages of innovative startups with a global vision. Caixa VC is interested in perceived emerging sectors: technology, digital industries, technologies for industry, and life sciences. Barcelona
  • Encomenda – a Venture Capital specialized in seed investments in technology startups. We open the door to investors and professional business angels to capitalize on their investments through collective investment vehicles. We minimize investment risks thanks to the diversification of the portfolio and preferential access to the best projects in search of financing. Barcelona
  • Inveready – Investing through 4 verticals (Venture Capital in Digital Technology, Venture Capital in Life Sciences, Venture Debt, and Hybrid Financing for quoted companies in growth markets), with +€330M of assets under management. Barcelona
  • Itnig Fund I – Through Itnig Fund I, we invest 100.000€ per company, and we offer our support without getting in the middle. We focus on understanding the market opportunity and making sure we fully align with the team. We look for intuitive and fast movers, talent developers, hard workers, customer-oriented, bottom-line focused, and growth-obsessed, all at the same time! Barcelona
  • Lanai Partners – Lanai Partners is a BUSINESS ANGEL GROUP founded in October 2016 by several Business Angels that merge their knowledge and investment capacity to back digital startups in Spain. Barcelona
  • Mnext Venture Capital – Mnext targets early-stage marketplaces & disruptive e-commerce businesses with a proven business model and supports them to become leaders in their respective fields. Mnext seeks to achieve social or environmental impact through ventures with business models based on technology. The geographic scope of Mnext is Spain, and its vision is to foster both innovation and quality employment, which show great room for improvement. Meridia Capital Partners advises Mnext in corporate governance, business planning, strategic thinking, mentoring, and networking. Barcelona
  • Nauta CapitalThe main areas of interest include B2B Software propositions, disruptive Digital Media companies, and enabling technologies for Mobile and the Internet. Nauta Capital has €300+ million under management and over 40 portfolio companies. Barcelona, London & Munich
  • Nero Ventures – Nero Ventures is a venture capital firm with the following characteristics: 1. Specialization on companies in the service industry with a strong technological base. 2. Active management of investees to reduce operational risk and ensure growth. 3. Investments in early-stage and growth phases; most of our fund is dedicated to follow-ons. 4. International VC firm with pan-European coverage, based in Barcelona. Barcelona
  • Nuclio Venture Builder – Nuclio is a Venture Builder that builds and leads startups with business models validated in other markets. Carlos Blanco, María Hidalgo, Álex Díaz, and Marc Torres founded it in 2016. Nuclio has a team of professionals with extensive experience in different sectors that offer central services to the entrepreneur and the startup, thus facilitating the management of the company. The central services of the Venture Builder are IT/software, communication & PR, human resources, legal, finance, and investment. Its team of analysts identifies the most successful business ideas in other countries, unites them with the best talent in the ecosystem, and creates the team of entrepreneurs that will lead the startup. Barcelona
  • Reus Capital Partners – Family Venture Capital Fund specialized in digital startups in the seed stage. “We are a Super Business Angel.” Investing since 2013 more than 10M€. Barcelona
  • SeedRocket 4Founders Capital – SeedRocket offers a complete Seed Funding Venture Program for Entrepreneurs with technology-based startups. We provide the initial investment, and we work together with the founders through the early development stages.  Barcelona
  • Turtle Capital & Investments – an investment company dedicated to the financing of projects in its early stages. Barcelona
  • VenturCap – a venture capital fund that invests both in startups and in companies in the growth phase. Sectors in which we invest: E-COMMERCE, HEALTH, TECHNOLOGICAL, AND EDUCATIONAL. Barcelona
  • VICTORIA Venture Capital – invests in spin-offs, providing equity from private investors and business advice. The company invests in the capital of spin-offs, which are new companies with cutting-edge technologies that emerge from Research Centers and Universities. The main sectors are cleantech and new advanced materials for Industry. VICTORIA provides business advice, financial and corporate support to the founders of spin-offs, adding value to boost the growth of these companies. Barcelona
  • Ysios Capital – private equity financing to early- and mid-stage human healthcare and life science companies with a particular focus on pharmaceuticals, diagnostics, and medical devices. €200 million in assets under management distributed over two funds. Barcelona

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