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The coexistence of innovative and dynamic companies with local district ones -shopping, small workshops, service sector- configure a rich productive fabric. This environment favours the synergy in pro of knowledge and the processes of innovation and allows the improvement of the competition as business group and the quality of life of the citizens that live and work in the 22@Barcelona district.

To achieve this objective, the creation of several projects is emphasized in order to promote the competition and international projection of the companies and institutions present in the territory as a whole which are susceptible of becoming engines of the new productive centre of Barcelona. These enterprises allow the creation of cluster areas into several fields of knowledge that Barcelona is susceptible to obtain international leadership, by means of the concentration in the area of companies, public institutions and scientific and technologic centres of reference of those sectors considered strategic: Media, Information and Communication Technologies (ICT), Medical Technologies (MedTech), Energy and Design. And in each of these fields, some factors are meant to be secured for a cluster to be successful:
  • Presence of companies which serve as reference in the sector,
  • Support and presence of the most relevant institutions,
  • Existence of spaces for small and medium.sized business,
  • Settlement of universities, continuous education and professional centres,
  • Active technology centres,
  • The creation of specific business incubators,
  • The construction of residences for professionals,
  • Spaces of exhibition and spreading of the innovation and works of the sectors,
  • Specific services and spaces for entrepreneurs of every area,
  • Granting a group of specific services: aids, access to venture capital, networking, etc.

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