Ramon Marrades

Ramon Marrades

Director , Placemaking Europe

Ramon Marrades is an urban economist, writer, and activist with a passion for people and places. He is currently Director of Placemaking Europe and Strategy Advisor to the Creative Bureaucracy Festival. In the last four years, he has served as the Chief Strategy and Finance Officer at La Marina de València, Valencia’s waterfront redevelopment agency and a board member of the Worldwide Network of Port Cities (AIVP). Ramon is a co-editor of the book “Our City? Countering Exclusion in Public Space” (2019) and the host and co-curator of Placemaking Week Europe 2019. His work focuses on the interface between public space and economic development.

Monday 28 Sep

Tuesday 29 Sep


18:00 - 18:50

Momentum for Reform (en)

Is the pandemic also creating new opportunities for reform, for innovation and creativity?

Progressive Zentrum,  ESADE,  BIT Habitat

Florian Ranft,  Isabella Longo,  Jorge Galindo,  Ramon Marrades

Wednesday 30 Sep


17:00 - 17:55

Learning from... Latin America (en)

How are Latin American citizens and institutions leveraging creativity to face the pandemic, while opening the possibility for a broader systemic transformation?

Leonardo Maldonado,  Carolina Huffmann,  Ramon Marrades

Thursday 01 Oct

Friday 02 Oct

All speakers