The MID | Design Ideas Market is an annual program of Barcelona Design Centre (BCD)* which promotes creative talent and tries to connect it with key players in the entrepreneurial ecosystem in order to launch them and, thus, create business opportunities.
Through the organization of events and business meetings, the MID helps to promote and consolidate innovative projects with a strong design component linked to cultural and creative industries; and contributes to position Barcelona as the benchmark city in this field.
In its first fifth editions, the MID has received more than 970 creative projects, 115 of which have been selected by the jury as finalists and have been introduced to various business forums that have been organized since 2011.
- Connect investable projects with actors in the field of investment, financing and business acceleration.
- Promote creative projects and create business opportunities by connecting the projects with the business network and other key players in the creative entrepreneurial ecosystem.
- Create a creative talent network.
- Accompany and train entrepreneurs.
*BCD is recognized by the Ministry of Industry, Energy and Tourism as a Centre of Suport for Entrepreneurs (CEAE).
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