Welcome XVI MedaWeek Barcelona

The Mediterranean Week of Economic Leaders (MedaWeek Barcelona) is nowadays the iconic conference dedicated to promoting the Mediterranean region worldwide. This event endorses the key economic sectors and the cultural values of this region through a wide variety of forums. MedaWeek Barcelona serves as the main meeting point for voicing the interests of the private sector in the socio-economic development of the Mediterranean countries. This yeard it will be held on November 16th, 17th and 18th please register to attend. Register here: https://www.medaeconomicweek.org/register/

During three days (November 16th, 17th and 18th), MedaWeek Barcelona 2022 will host numerous key thematic and sectorial fora. In past editions, this important event counted with more than 35 thematic fora, 650 working sessions, 2.010 prominent speakers, welcomed over 39.000 attendees from all over the world and obtained coverage from more than 80 media outlets. These included entrepreneurs and representatives of the private sector, business support organisations, such as Chambers of Commerce and promotion agencies, political authorities, and international coverage from a number of local and foreign media agencies. Altogether, the MedaWeek Barcelona saw the participation of over 50 countries across the globe and this year´s edition will be no exception.
The 16th edition of MedaWeek Barcelona, as in its previous years, will bring many trending topics to the table and serve as the flagship Mediterranean entrepreneurial-economic platform for the entire world. This year´s edition aims to cover four main objectives as a central axis:


  1. Identify concrete, innovative solutions and trends that will shape the region and help its economic ecosystem move forward in the post COVID-19 scenario.
  2. Create a common and innovative space that will serve as basic axis for the relationships’ development between both shores of the Mediterranean.
  3. Promote the integration of the region to boost in investments, exports, the creation of jobs and new companies, transformation and sustainability, having women and youth as priority actors.
  4. Construct a common future between the two shores, based on new technologies, innovation, digital transformation, green and blue economies, renewable energy, health, tourism and sustainable food, among others.


MedaWeek Barcelona 2022 will start with the Economic Outlook in the Mediterranean Regionhighlighting the importance of driving Mediterranean economies towards sustainability, innovation, development and security. MedaWeek Barcelona will then tackle key points for the present and future of the region, with the Mediterranean Digital Economy Summit and the Mediterranean Young Economy Summit. And, what is more, this year the event will introduce the Mediterranean Innovation Hub, to present financing opportunities, groundbreaking entrepreneurs and digital initiatives shaping the Mediterranean and global economies. 



News Date

October 20, 2022