"Coworkers, Makers, Hackers, Fabbers: Main Trends in Barcelona"

Launching seminar - RGCS Barcelona Chapter
Research Seminar on Collaborative Spaces

Sept. 22nd - Sept 23rd, 2016, Barcelona (CAT / SPA)












The seminar is held in Barcelona, SP.

Espai de coworking, Facultat d'Economia i Empresa, Universitat de Barcelona
Avinguda Diagonal, 696 Ground floor. 08034 Barcelona


  • Montserrat PAREJA-EASTAWAY, UB Universitat de Barcelona
  • Ignasi CAPDEVILA, PSB / newPIC, email: i.capdevila (at) psbedu.paris
  • Francois-Xavier de VAUJANY, PSB Universite Paris Dauphine
  • Julie FABBRI, EM Lyon Business School



  • Free of charge
  • Thanks for confirming your presence at the address:


Program of the event

22 SEPT. 2016

  • 15:00-15:15 – Presentation of the RGCS network.
    Introduction by coordinators of the RGCS network and the RGCS Barcelona Chapter
    by Montserrat Pareja-Eastaway (UB Universitat de Barcelona), Ignasi Capdevila (PSB Paris School of Business),
    François-Xavier de Vaujany (PSL-Université Paris-Dauphine), and Julie Fabbri (EMLYON Business School)
  • 15:15-16:00 – Participants’ short introduction (Background and motivation).
  • 16:00-16:30 – Presentation “Developing a community of makers in Barcelona”
    Cecilia Tham (Makers of Barcelona).
  • 16:30-17:00 – Open discussion.
  • 17:00-17:30 – Presentation “Coworking and Universities”
    Raquel Villero (Coworking UB).
  • 17:30-18:00 – Open discussion.
  • 18:00-18:30 – Concluding of the discussion: What can we do together?
    Chaired by Montserrat Pareja Eastaway (UB), Ignasi Capdevila (PSB), and Roser Pujadas (London School of Economics).
  • 18:30-19:00 – Networking.


23 SEPT. 2016

  • 9:30 -14:00 – Visit of collaborative spaces in Barcelona (Canòdrom, Almogàvers and Hangar).
  • After the visits: meeting between people interested in being involved in the chapter:
    What can we do from what happened?



  • CAPDEVILA, I. 2015. "Co-Working Spaces and the Localised Dynamics of Innovation in Barcelona".
    International Journal of Innovation Management, 19(3).


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