3rd Edition

BARCELONA

CITYMAKERS

LAB 2022

Renaturing the City

Nov. 14 - 18

5Days - 5Projects - 20Experts

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barcelona citymakers architect 2022
barcelona citymakers architect 2022

BARCELONA LAB OVERVIEW

One-week experiences in cities that have taken the practice of City-Making to a higher level. In this case, the city is Barcelona. The participants will be able to know about the city and its main projects, get access to its institutions, and interact with its managers.

THE PROGRAM INCLUDES:

Talks, Panels, Round Tables, Specialized Visits, Urban Tours, and Networking Events.

Participants from different parts of the world meet to exchange
knowledge and inspiration.

PROJECTS TO KNOW

THE BARCELONA MAKERS

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Albert Santasusagna

Barcelona Water Research
Institute (IdRA), University
of Barcelona

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Albert Gassull

Metropolitan Area of
Barcelona – AMB

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Cosima Cornado

Polytechnic University of
Catalonia – Barcelona Tech

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Jaume Barnada

City Council of Barcelona

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Jokin Santiago Elorriaga

Leku Studio

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Marta Sola

Leku Studio

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Oriol Estela Barnet

Barcelona Strategic
Metropolitan Plan

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Salvador Rueda

Fundación Ecología
Urbana y Territorial de
Barcelona

CityMakers creates synergies between institutions, professionals, and universities around the city's management and design, enhancing their perspectives and capacities to offer solutions and more intelligent approaches to the new urban challenges

Leku Estudio | Barcelona

WITH THE SUPPORT OF

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citymakers support university universitat

PROGRAM

EVENING
Registration, welcome and presentation: “Citymakers and the Barcelona Lab” Presentation of the global platform CITYMAKERS and the participants of the Barcelona Lab
SESSION 1

Talks and panel of experts: “The new Barcelona and the super-blocks”The new and successful model of the ‘Super-Illa’ told not only by its creators, but also by its current ‘makers’

SESSION 2
Technical visit to the superblock of Sant Antony and some hidden gardensIn the Ensanche of Barcelona, we will visit together, with its ‘makers’, the two major projects that define the current physical city: a ‘Super-Illa’ and some interiors of urban blocks that have been recovered as public spaces. Both projects have been awarded and recognized throughout the world, and large cities seek to replicate them for the success they have brought to Barcelona
SESSION 3
Area of touristic interestHighlights: Plaza Cataluña, La Rambla and La Boquería market, Basilica del Pi, Plaza Real, the Columbus Monument, the Paseo Marítimo, the Via Laitena, the Plaza Sant Jaume, the Mercat de Santa Caterina and the Cathedral from Barcelona
(visit not guided but with material provided)
SESSION 1
Talk and roundtable: “The Economic District of 22 @”We will visit the Barcelona City Council so that the ‘makers’ of this district tell us about their conception and success
Coffee break (provided)

Technical visit to the 22@ economic districtTogether, with experts, we will walk a part of the 22 @ and we will understand why not only it changed a depressed area of the city, but it also opened a new era of local economy

SESSION 2
Talks and panel of experts: “Barcelona: World Capital of Urban Resilience”Experts will talk about sustainability in Barcelona and we will know the global urban resilience program

SESSION 3
Area of Touristic Interest: The Promenade and the BeachHighlights: El Puerto Viejo, La Barceloneta, the Paseo Marítimo, the Olympic Port, the Olympic Village and the sculpture of the Olympic Fish by Frank Gehry
(visit not guided but with material provided)
SESSION 1
Talk and roundtable: “The Transformation Plan of the Barrio La Mina”In Barcelona, there are also slums. What was once the most problematic neighborhood in the city and the plan that has transformed it over two decades, told by its ‘makers’

SESSION 2
Technical visit to the Besos River and the Forum 2004 of BarcelonaHighlights: Besos riverbank and its water management projects, the Parc del Litoral, the Nautical Port of the Forum, the Parc del Forum and the Photovoltaic Pergola of the Forum
SESSION 3
Area of Touristic Interest: Montjuic and the Olympic BarcelonaHighlights: The Olympic Park of 92, The Palau Sant Jordi, the Communications Tower, the exteriors of the Art Museum of Catalonia, the Avenida de la Reina María Cristina and the Plaza España
(visit not guided but with material provided)
SESSION 1
Talks and panel of experts: “The Metropolitan Barcelona”Experts will talk about the metropolitan approach of the city and the most relevant issues on this scale: mobility, environment and physical projects

*This program may be subject to change without prior notice. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, all of the events that are meant to be for networking and sharing with other people, and will be subject to evaluation according to the pandemic situation in November. Please check the attached PDF for the updated program.

FEES

790€ Euros

00% discount

TALKS +
TECHNICAL VISITS

(Morning program, fee per person)

890€ Euros

00% discount

TALKS +
TECHNICAL VISITS+
WORKSHOP

(Full program, fee per person)

580€ Euros

35% discount

TALKS +
TECHNICAL VISITS+
WORKSHOP

(Full program, fee per person for group of 5+people)

INCLUSIONS

All the activities of the program: talks, panels, urban itineraries, specialized visits, city experiences and networking events.

Public transport card: within Barcelona and private bus for activities outside the city.

Coffee breaks (due to Covid-19 potential restrictions, all of the events that are meant to be for networking and sharing with other people, will be subject to evaluation according to the pandemic situation at the Lab’s time).

THE FEES DOESN’T INCLUDE: Airline tickets, accommodation and food and medical insurance.

GUARANTEES

Total refund up to 2 weeks before the lab: If the accepted participant notifies us that he/she can’t attend the Lab up to 2 weeks before the lab starts, and has already paid the total amount, he/she will be able to request a refund with no explanations needed (except €100 EUR non-refundable for administrative costs and transfers fees).

Refund of 50% for not satisfaction: During the Lab, if the participant is not satisfied, he/she may request at the end of the second day, a refund of half of the total paid with no explanations needed.