Framing a competitive future
The creative and knowledge economy in European cities

For more information you can contact: acrebcn @ ub.edu

 

 

Preliminary program

 

Registration for the ACRE Conference in Barcelona will take place on Thursday 27th at 9.00 a.m. in the Edificio Histórico of the Universidad de Barcelona located on Gran Vía de les Corts Catalans number 585.
At 10.00 a.m. the bus for all fieldtrips will leave from the same place.

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Thursday, 27 May 2010 - Historic Building (University of Barcelona)

9.00-13.00

Field trips

Parallel fieldtrips (more info)

11.00-15.00h

Registration

15.30-16.30h

Opening

 

16.30-18.00h

Plenary I - Keynote: Making creative cities in Europe, Sako Musterd

18.00-18.30h

Coffee Break

18.30-20.00h

Round Table I - Accommodating highly-skilled workers in European cities.
Chairing: Mari Vaattovaara

20.00-21.30h

Welcome Reception

 

Friday, 28 May 2010 - Historic Building (University of Barcelona)

8.30-9.00h

Registration

9.00-10.30 h

Plenary II - Keynote: Urban competitiveness and the creative economy, Zoltan Kovács

10.30-11.00h

Coffee break

11.00-12.30h

Parallel Workshops (session I)

Parallel workshops

12.30-14.00h

Round Table II - On creative and knowledge managers. Chairing: Declan Redmond  

14.00-15.30h

Lunch

15.30-17.00h

Parallel Workshops (session II)

Parallel workshops

17.00-17.30h

Coffee break

17.30-19.00h

Round Table III - On qualified immigrants. Chairing: Heike Pethe

20.30-00.00h

Gala Dinner (Museum of the History of Catalonia)

 

Saturday, 29 May 2010 - Auditorium Imagina (22@district)

9.00-11.00h

Synthesis of parallel workshops 

 Co-ordinators of each workshop

11.00-11.30h

Coffee break

11.30-13.30h

Plenary III  - Keynote: Mobility and personal trajectories in creative cities,  Dennis Eckert

13.30-14.00h

Closing plenary

EU representative

14.00-15.30h

Lunch

 

 

Round Table I: Accommodating highly-skilled workers in European cities

Round Table II: Managers in Creative knowledge Industries

Round Table III: Attracting international talent to creative knowledge regions: strategies, experiences and prospects in Europe