•  The alliance is to see out the aim of MWCapital and Foment del Treball to promote the digital transformation of society and position Barcelona as a digital hub
  • Foment del Treball is to take part in MWCapital initiatives such as GoingDigital, Mobile Lunch and Mobile Talks, and will be present at Mobile World Congress 2018

 

Barcelona, 6 November 2017.- Foment del Treball and the Mobile World Capital Barcelona (MWCapital) Foundation have signed a collaboration agreement to exchange knowledge and experience in the development of initiatives relating to the digital transformation of society.

The collaboration between the two organisations will enable Foment del Treball to participate actively in the Foundation’s initiatives such as GoingDigital, Mobile Lunch and Mobile Talks. In addition, it will be given a guided tour of Mobile World Congress 2018 and space on the MWCapital stand at the congress.In turn, the Foundation is to become part of the coordinating committee of the Smart Foment forum and of the Competitive Innovation cycle and will collaborate in implementing the SMART FOMENT Awards organised within the framework of the mobile world congress.

The agreement signed by Joan Pujol Segarra, secretary general of Foment del Treball, and Constantí Serrallonga, CEO of MWCapital, seeks to offer joint cooperation to improve people’s lives thanks to mobile technology and to position Barcelona as a digital and mobile hub.