News of the Industrial Pact and from the industrial sector.
Jaume Collboni: new president of the Pacte Industrial General Council
Pacte Industrial has held its 24th General Council meeting, at which Jaume Collboni, the first deputy mayor of Barcelona City Council, was chosen to be the new president. The 47th meeting of the Executive Committee has taken place jointly. The municipal councils of Sant Andreu de la Barca and Badia del Vallès, the Barcelona Zona Franca Consortium and the Sabadell 1559 Industrial Foundation were welcomed as new members of the association.
Conferences “Dialogues and synergies for the 2030 circular transition”
The Pacte Industrial of the Barcelona Metropolitan Region presents a new cycle titled “Dialogues and synergies for the 2030 circular transition”. The objective is to promote dialogue and collaboration between different socioeconomic agents in the region in order to support the transition towards a circular economy by 2030. This series of conferences is in line [...]
IND+I Science Green Industry Award for a study on the effectiveness of environmental taxes in stimulating the adoption of environmental measures and technologies
On 27 February, the winners of the second edition of the IND+I Science awards were announced, this time at an IND+I Club session held in Viladecans. Kinga Barbara Tchorzewska, of the University of Barcelona, was awarded the IND+I Science award for the category of ‘Green industry for sustainable growth’ – promoted by the Pacte Industrial [...]
The Port of Barcelona, a new member of the Pacte Industrial
On 11 December, the chairwoman of the Executive Committee of the Pacte Industrial of the Barcelona Metropolitan Region, Núria Marín, and the chairwoman of the Port of Barcelona, Mercè Conesa, approved the port entity’s adhesion to the Pacte Industrial as a collaborator. Both institutions are committed to sustainability as one of the foundations for metropolitan [...]
45th Meeting of the Pacte Industrial Executive Committee and debate on industry 4.0
The Pacte Industrial of the Barcelona Metropolitan Region held on 6 November the 45th Executive Commitee Meeting at the Palauet de Can Buxeres of Hospitalet de Llobregat, atended by the representatives of the local councils and entities which comprise the association. The meeting was chaired by Núria Marín, Mayor of Hospitalet de Llobregat and President [...]