Welcome to the Barcelona Knowledge Hub

Triumph Arch of Barcelona with the Headquarters of the AE-BKH in the building of the Catalan Foundation for Research and Innovation

The Southern European and Mediterranean Hub of the Academia Europaea

1st Scientific Dialogue FRONTIERS

Academia Europaea was founded in 1988

Barcelona Knowledge Hub (BKH) of Academia Europaea (AE) includes the Mediterranean and Southern European regions. The AE-BKH began its operations in 2013.



Is to promote scientific dissemination, built on excellence in scholarship.


Is to turn science into a shared common value.


Is governed by a Steering Committee and an Advisory Board.

What We Do

Alliances with collaborating institutions, such as the Royal Academy of Sciences and Arts of Barcelona (RACAB), provide important added value to the activities developed by the AE-BKH.

The Barcelona Knowledge Hub of the Academia Europaea organizes a sphere of scientific dialogue that will be developed at two levels: The Frontiers of Science and Technology in Society, at a high academic level, and the Citizen Agora, for a wide local audience.

Save the date!  Scientific Dialogues 2024!

III Frontiers: Research in Arts: From STEM to STEAM

20th of March, 2024, from 18.00 to 19.30 p.m (La Rambla, 115, Barcelona)

IV Agora: Diversidad afectiva, sexual y de género: naturaleza y cultura

17th of April, 2024, from 18.00 to 19.30 p.m (La Rambla, 115, Barcelona)


Barcelona Hypatia European Science Prize

Is awarded by the Barcelona City Council in collaboration with the Academia Europaea–Barcelona Knowledge Hub. Part of the Barcelona Science Plan, which seeks to boost the city of Barcelona as a European capital of science, the prize, featuring a significant monetary award…

Contact Us

Academia Europaea-BKH
Fundació Catalana per a la Recerca i la Innovació
Passeig Lluís Companys, 23, 5th floor, 08010 Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

+34 936 896 477

+34 620 777 280


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