Blue
Economy
Hub

Welcome to the innovation hub powered by the Port of Barcelona, driving the growth and development of the Blue Economy

THE LIGHTHOUSE

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Sant Bertran 2027 · You’ll find the epicenter of innovation and sustainability at Sant Bertran, where 25,000 square meters will be dedicated to the advancement of the Blue Economy — just a stone's throw away from the heart of Barcelona.

areas

Dive into a dynamic space comprised of six main areas focused on innovation, research, and education in maritime technology: MareNostrum Research Space, Networking Meeting Rooms, Exhibition Innovation Art, BlueTech Summit Auditorium and BlueLab.

activities

Join other pioneers at internationally renowned events like the Saló Nàutic boat show, Smart Ports: Piers of the future TechSpirit, SIL and 4YFN(MWC).

connections

We connect you with opportunities to make a difference, from funds aligned with maritime and port activities to European initiatives like Ports 4.0 and the BCN Port Innovation Foundation.

support

Financial support advisory for ports 4.0 funds, access to networking, and collaboration opportunities with key sector stakeholders.

benefits

Be part of the strategic advantages and opportunities offered by one of the most important ports in the Mediterranean and its innovative ecosystem. Possibility to perform pilot tests, prototypes or PoC in the Port's service area SandBox (work in progress).

TAKE PART

Collaboration is the name of the game. Become part of a vibrant network of companies, startups, and institutions revolutionizing maritime and environmental technologies. Join visionaries, innovators, and disruptors in shaping the future of the Blue Economy.

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BLUE IMPACT

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184
€ Billion
665
€ Billion
4.5
Million Jobs

Blue economy · In Europe alone, the Blue Economy generates around € 665 billion in turnover, with a gross added value of € 184 billion and up to 4.5 million jobs.

Our members

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janah
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technoambiente

Biotech * Recovery And Recycling * Data Collection & Analytics * Sustainable Aquaculture * Coastal And Marine Tourism * Marine Renewable Energies

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LET’S CONNECT

 

Join the largest maritime innovation hub in the Mediterranean. Chart a course towards a sustainable future with us.