Mateu Hernández is the CEO of Barcelona Global, a non profit independent association made up of more than 700 members with the mission to make Barcelona one of the best cities in the world for talent and economic activity. International expert on local development. He is and has been advisor of several cities like New York, Oslo, Torino and London. Mateu has served as Secretary of the International Advisory Board of the Smart City World Expo and Congress. He has also been the CEO for economic development for the city of Barcelona and CEO of its local development agency, Barcelona Activa.
Mateu will talk about Engaging business, civic, cultural and scientific leaders on a common strategy to promote the city.