Activities

To disseminate and promote the economic activity of Barcelona city, each year we organise different activities for financial sector companies and regional government administrations

25 May,2021

I4C 2021 - FC4S: International Cooperation of Financial Centres for Climate Action

Place: Webinar. Organizer: Innovate 4 Climate (I4C). Time: 9:30am (EDT) | 1:30pm (GMT) | 15:30 (CET).

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01 November,2021

UN Framework Convention on Climate Change COP 26

Place: Glasgow, UK. Date: 1 – 12 November 2021.

21 April,2021

The Effect of Climate Change on Sovereign Creditworthiness

Place: Webinar. Organizer: Banco de EspañaTime: 12:00.

Speakers: Matthew Agarwala, Bennett Institute for Public Policy, Cambridge (Wealth Economy project); Matt Burke, Bennett Institute for Public Policy, Cambridge; Patrycja Klusak, University of East Anglia and Bennett Institute for Public Policy, Cambridge; Moritz Kraemer, CreditRisk.io and SOAS Centre for Sustainable Finance; Kamiar Mohaddes, Judge Business School and King’s College, Cambridge; Andrés Alonso, Moderator, Banco de España.

21 April,2021

Towards a European payments system to meet European consumer′s needs for the XXI century

Place: Online seminar. Organizers: LECE and Barcelona Centre Financer EuropeuTime: 10:00-12:00.

Speakers: Mr. Eric Ducoulumbier, Head of Unit DG Fisma – EC; Javier Arias, International President ELEC; Ms. Martina Weimert, CEO of EPI (European Payments Initiative); Ms. Fanny Solano, Head of Regulatory Affairs and Implementation – CaixaBank (Spain); Mr. Stefano Favale, Global Head of Global Transactional Banking- Banca Intesa (Italy); Dr. Amir Sadr-Azodi, Head of Digital Payments – Sparkasse Bank (Germany); Mr. Jean Allix,  Senior Advisor – BEUC (The European Consumers Association); M. Luis Herrero, President of the European Financial Centre of Barcelona; Ms. Montserrat Jimenez, Head of Division Payments Oversight and Supervision – Banco de España (Bank of Spain); M. Patrick Trezise, Director of the Digital & Payments Regulation, Regulation and Public Policy Division, in representation of the Vice President of the Spanish Committee of ELEC and President of Banc Sabadell, Josep Oliu; and M. Francesc Homs, President of the Spanish Committee of ELEC.

07 April,2021

La importancia de los objetivos ESG para la financiación de las empresas. Cotizadas o no. Grandes y pequeñas. De cualquier sector.

Place: Seminari Web. Organizers: IEAF and Bolsa de Barcelona. Time: 16:30h.

Speakers: Cirus Andreu, President of the Catalan Delegation of the IEAF, Alfredo Echevarría, Director of Lighthouse Analysis, IEAF Analysis Services, and Eduardo Ansaldo, Executive President of the Barcelona Stock Exchange.

17 December,2020

El Euro Digital: Perspectiva del Eurosistema

Place: Webinar. Organizers: Banco de España and Barcelona Centre Financer Europeu. Time: 17:00.

Speaker: Carlos Conesa, Deputy General Manager of Financial Innovation and Market Infrastructures at the Banco de España.

02 December,2020

European Green Deal: Una oportunitat per a les PIMES d’esdevenir sostenibles

Place: Zoom. Organizers: PIMEC, Col·legi d’Economistes de Catalunya and Barcelona Centre Financer Europeu. Time: 10:00.

Speakers: Jaume Puig, President of the PIMEC Sustainability Commission; Ana García, president of the Commission of Economy and Sustainability of the College of Economists of Catalonia; Luis Herrero, President of Barcelona Centre Financer Europeu For Sustainability; Laura Rahola, Head of Communication of the Representation of the European Commission in Barcelona; Antoni Vallès, Director of Business Development at the Institut Català de Finances; José Manuel Pedregal Varela, Director of Financing Solutions at Banc Sabadell; Joan Pera, CEO of Manufactures Arpe and president of PIMEC Maresme – Barcelonès Nord; Joan Vila, owner of LC Paper and chairman of the PIMEC Energy Commission; Pol Font, of the Financial Economics Commission, Col·legi d’Economistes of Catalonia; Joan Barfull, technical director of the PIMEC Sustainability Commission.

05 November,2020

Launch of UN FC4S pan - European Sustainable Finance Skills Gap Report supported by Deloitte.

Place: Webinar. Organizer: Financial Centres For Sustainability FC4S. Time: 9:00am – 10:30am.

Michael Flynn, Partner and global financial advisory public sector leader and the infrastructure & capital projects Emea Leader, Deloitte; Anne-Claire Roux, CEO Finance for Tomorrow Paris; Antoni Ballabriga, Global Head of Responsible Business, BBVA and Chairman of the Sustainable Finance Working Group, European Banking; Jean Laville, Deputy CEO, Geneva, Swiss Sustainable Finance; Stephen Nolan, Managing Director, UN convened Financial Centres for Sustainability (FC4S).

29 October,2020

Los emisores soberanos ante la revolución sostenible

Place: Webinar. Organizers: IEF and Caja de Ingenieros. Time: 18h.

Speaker: Andrés Alonso, senior economist of Banco de España.

28 October,2020

BForPlanet - Live. II Encuentro por un modelo productivo sostenible

Place: Event virtual. Organizer: BforPlanet. Time: 12:00 CET.

Speakers: Francisco Lombardo, Founder of BForPlanet; Constantí Serrallonga, General Manager of the Fira de Barcelona; Pau Relat, President of the Fira de Barcelona; Jaume Collboni, First Deputy Mayor of Barcelona City Council; Rodolfo Lacy, Director of the Environment of the OCDE; Josep González, President of PIMEC; Ángel Alloza, CEO of Corporate Excellence; Leire Pajín, President of REDS; Mónica Oviedo, Head of Sustainability Management at IBERDROLA; Josep Sánchez Llibre, President FOMENT del Treball; Cristina Sánchez, Director General of Pacte Mundial; Joan Tristany, General Manager of AMEC; Ana Palencia, Director of Communication and Sustainability at Unilever; Antoni Ballabriga, BBVA Global Business Director; Nacho García-Valdecasas, Sustainability Lead for Amazon’s Spain and Italy.