Looking for tech events in Barcelona? You are in a right place! Every month we update Barcelona tech events list to go to the most interesting ones! Whether you’re a local, new in town, or just passing through, you should definetely go to tech events here, as Barcelona made it to the top 5 of innovation hubs and in this city you will find events related to startups, mobile, smart cities, iot, big data, software development, software architecture, blockchain and many many others.

In this article we list upcoming congresses, conferences, meetups, workshops and katas that we believe are worth attending !  


Top 10 Barcelona tech events in February, 2018


1. Open orientation session 4YFN

February 8

If  you are wondering how to benefit from 4YFN Barcelona 2018, then this is the event for you! The 4YFN Engagement Team will host a public orientation session with tips & networking drinks to make you understand the where, when and how of the next edition, making sure you are best prepared for the big event and make the most of the experience. 4YFN is also happy to have guests sharing their experiences from the previous 4YFN editions. 


2. Swift Peer Lab

February 10

The idea of Peer Lab is simple, but profound: developers gather in a physical space to work. If someone has a question, they ask the group. The goal is to foster a collaborative learning environment where everyone feels welcome. The idea is that you bring your laptop and work on whatever you want, but don’t forget that this group is devoted to Swift. 


3. IESE Startup

February 9  – February 11 

In one weekend, see what it takes to come up with an entrepreneurial idea, form a team, validate the idea, and pitch in front of investors. Organized by the IESE Entrepreneurs Club, learn how to bring your next idea from conception to reality. As you learn how to create a real company, you’ll meet the very best mentors, investors, co-founders, and sponsors who are ready to help you get started.


4. WordPress: Taller para principiantes

February 13

Knowing how to manage WordPress is an important skill nowadays. This workshop will help you start with this CMS system and know the basics of how to install it, build it and use it. 


5. Tecnología y salud con Impacto Social | #LABTech4Health

February 15

This event is a about technology and health, about social impact! There you will meet experts in the industry: investment, big companies, entrepreneurs, startups, etc. The main discussion will be about how to increase the social impact in the health sector by using latest technology. 


6. ThoughtWorks Technology Radar vol. 17 charla por James Lewis y Maria Gómez

February 21

ThoughtWorks has started a series of events called: Radar Tecnológico and this time they invited James Lewis to talk about Kubernetes and Blockchain. 


7. DDD: interface segregation

February 23

This month our software architect, Christian Ciceri, went to Amsterdam to participate in Domain Driven Design Europe event. He always goes there and always says that this is a very interesting event, where he always highlights new things. So, this meetup will be about DDD, Christian will share with you some useful insights gathered in Amsterdam. Also, he will do a detailed analysis of some SOLID principles, putting more emphasis on Interface segregation principle.

This meetup will cover:

a) the correct application of the principles in cases of Domains

b) its importance for the detection of macro-use cases

c) its relationship with the discovery of bounded contexts

d) the consequences when designing for collaborative systems with high concurrency


8. Mobile World Congress

February 26 – March 1

No words needed here! Mobile World Congress is the world’s largest gathering for the mobile industry, organised by the GSMA and held in the Mobile World Capital, Barcelona. Absolutely a must to go there!


9. 4YFN

February 26 – February 28

Same here, ” a must” event. 4 Years From Now (4YFN) is the startup business platform of Mobile World Capital Barcelona that enables startups, investors and corporations to connect and launch new ventures together. Here you will find all leading startups and projects that will probably change the world we live in. 


10. #MWC18 ▪️ Networking Event By TechTribe

February 28

Special networking occasion for the Mobile World Congress Week 2018! Come and meet all sort of international talent from different fields, local and foreign startups and enjoy of our networking activities & live concert in one of the most emblematic 360º hotels in the heart of Barcelona!


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