2022 Annual Conference

EFI 2022 Annual Conference took place on 5-7 October in Barcelona, Spain. 

AC22 group photo
Photo by Michele Curel



  • Pre-conference cocktail (including some appetizers)  Mass is More: Mies van der Rohe pavilion at 19:00 - 22:30 (4 Oct)Venue: Barcelona Pavilion, Av Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia, 7, 08038 Barcelona

  • Annual Conference and a Gala dinner at the Sant Pau Art Nouveau Site in Barcelona (5 Oct)

  • Scientific seminar: “Biocities: placing nature and people at the centre of the urban environment”, Museum of Design (6 Oct)
  • Pre-opening of Exhibition Tree, wood, sustainability and design at the Museum of Design at 16:30-17:30 (6 Oct) Please note:  Due to issues unrelated to the Museum of Design, the exhibition has been postponed for a month, pending the new opening date.

  • Field excursion to beautiful Catalan cork forests (7 Oct)

  • Circular Bio-based Prototypes visit & Farewell paella 11:00 - 17:00 (8 Oct)
    Location:  Valldaura Labs, IAAC
    Best way to arrive is by taxi: Taxi Miramar +34 934331020 or Taxi Ecologic: +34 934338550
    Estimated cost from center of Barcelona; 25€
    Unfortunately on Saturdays, there will be no public transportation available