About Mobile World Capital Barcelona Foundation
Mobile World Capital Barcelona is an initiative driving the digital advancement of society while helping improve people’s lives globally.
With the support of the public and private sector, MWCapital focuses on four areas: the acceleration of innovation through digital entrepreneurship, the transformation of industries through digital technology, the rise of digital talent among new generations and professionals, and the reflection on the impact of technology in our society.
Collectively, our programmes are positively transforming the economy, education and society.
MWCapital hosts MWC in Barcelona and founded 4 Years From Now (4YFN), the startup business platform, present at MWC events around the world.
About my involment
Since 2017, I have colaborated with the foundation in very exciting programs: GoingDigital and currently Barcelona Digital Talent.
A programme of Mobile World Capital Barcelona, a community that brings together the most relevant players in the digital ecosystem. It helps companies to discover and fully embrace Digital Transformation through experience-based learning programmes with hands-on workshops, inspiring tours, real business case discussions and round table debates.
My role consists of:
–Development of GoingDigital programs for company directors from different sectors (retail, industry, health, travel, legal, education, agro etc), to gain understanding and vision of the impact of digital technologies on their sector, the economy, business and society.
Photos by Danny Fernandez, Retratos Barcelona
Barcelona Digital Talent promotes the competitiveness of the market by working to reduce the current gap in digital talent. With the goal of positioning Barcelona as a talent capital, the program promotes professionals’ reskilling in digital competences and seeks to attract new professionals in the market both locally and internationally.
My role consists of:
–Partner management fostering the partnership with key leading companies looking for digital talent by involving them in activities to access local and international talent, giving them visibility as a brand committed to digital talent and participating in community events and sharing of information.