Procomuns Meet Up

An informal meeting held at MediaTIC on 12th November dedicated to discussing and co-creating public policies in the city of Barcelona. The Procomuns Meet Up gathers actors of the whole ecosystem: city governments, companies, foundations, networks, research centres, entrepreneurs, among others. 


In this meetup, the Common Declaration is presented to participants, as well as several co-creation and networking activities to engage with. All while enjoying a cocktail dinner prepared by Leka, the first open source restaurant in the world. Procomuns Meet Up is also part of the first Biennial of Thought: Open City of Barcelona.


Content avaliable
Scroll down to download the presentations used by the speakers and other open source materials, watch the recorded presentations and don’t miss to check out the gallery in Summit in pictures.



18.00 Networking and co-creation spaces (Hall MediaTIC)

  • Mapping the world’s sharing ecosystem 
  • Imagining a day in the future of collaborative economy 
  • Feedback and expansion of Sharing Cities principles
Learn more and download the open source materials in Sharing Toolkit


19.30-21.00 Presentations (Room: Auditori MediaTIC)

19.30-20.00 Institutional interventions:

  • Gerardo Pisarello (Barcelona, Deputy mayor)
  • Sonam Velani (NYC, Mayor’s Office)
  • Udo Kock (Amsterdam, Deputy mayor)
  • Josep Planells (Rector Open University of Catalonia)

20.00-21.00 Keynote presentations:

  • Moderation: Mayo Fuster (Dimmons – Open University of Catalonia) – slides
  • Challenges of the platform economy by Juliet Schor (Boston College) – slides
  • La Comunificadora: An entrepreneurship program in Barcelona – slides
  • Inspirational cases:


About Procomuns meet up

Barcelona Procomuns Meet Up is a public event of collaborative policies for collaborative economy. More information about previous Barcelona Procomuns MeetUp 2016 & 2017


With the support of

Credits: The images from this page are under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 International license, from Wikimedia Commons: Procomuns Barcelona 2016 conference (by Esenabre) and La Comunificadora Open Meetup 1 December 2016 (by mogams).