Academic Ecosystem

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Academic headline sponsor

Since 1350, the University of Perpignan Via Domitia (UPVD) has been a vector of knowledge, research and innovation within its territory and internationally. It is a modestly-sized multidisciplinary university, that serves Occitania, Southern Catalonia and the international community. Each year, UPVD welcomes 9,500 students representing 120 different nationalities. Renewable energies, biological environments, environmental humanities, environmental law, tourism, and cultural heritage are the academic and research domains that define the UPVD. Through its commitment to digital transformation, the UPVD is also a key player in innovation across multiple fields including education, science, technology and entrepreneurship.

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Academic and talent programmes at 4YFN

Barcelona Digital Talent

Barcelona Digital Talent promotes market competitiveness in order to deal with the current digital talent gap. In order to establish Barcelona as a capital for talent, the programme promotes digital reskilling of professionals and the attraction, nationally and internationally, of new professionals on the market.
This alliance is promoted by Mobile World Capital Barcelona, Cercle Tecnològic de Cataluña, [email protected], Barcelona Tech City, Foment del Treball Nacional, Barcelona Global, PIMEC, Barcelona City Hall and the Regional Government of Catalonia.


mSchools is a global community of teachers, researchers and policy-makers committed to driving change in education through leveraging technology in learning. Built on innovation, collaboration and open communication, mSchools exists to support educators everywhere in using technology to make transformation a reality in their classrooms, hence enabling their students to become active and responsible digital citizens with the necessary skills to navigate today and tomorrow’s world.