Posts Categorized: Blog

De-emphasising Trust in Open Innovation and the Future-of-Work

I participated in several thought-provoking sessions at the PMCampBCN, Global Open Innovation Forum, Design Thinking, ICO, and Blockchain and IoT Solutions World Congress with forward-thinking experts from Fortune 500 companies, colleagues from cutting-edge cryptocurrency, IoT and Blockchain development, design thinkers, and entrepreneurs looking for the next disruption in their industries, overall, just an inspiring group of achievers. After… Read more »

The IoT Solutions World Congress will feature two forums on blockchain and crypto economics

The two activities will bring around 115 speakers to Fira de Barcelona’s Industrial Internet of Things event Blockchain technology, based on cyber-currencies such as bitcoin, is set to strengthen and guarantee the security and intelligence of Internet of Things (IoT) platforms when it comes to sharing data and doing transactions in numerous sectors, industries and… Read more »

A Few Thoughts On The Barcelona Attack…

(This was originally posted on our Guiri Business LinkedIn Group page https://www.linkedin.com/groups/144… Join us there for full discussion) Good Afternoon After some intense reflection and meditation, I want to share a few thoughts on the August 17th attacks in Barcelona. Thoughts I am having as life in the “Ciudad Condal” seems to return back to… Read more »

Intellectual Capitalism – The Jobs of the Future Will Be What Robots Can´t Do (Video)

Intellectual Capitalism involves – Creativity, Imagination, Leadership, Analysis, telling a joke, writing a script or a book, doing science. About Guiri BusinessGuiri Business : Professional network for Foreigners / Expats in Spain. Guiri Business Group is designed to facilitate professional networking through the exchange of information, knowledge, contacts, jobs and opportunities. Founder is Willem van… Read more »

About Guiri Business

Guiri Business : Professional network for Foreigners / Expats in Spain. Guiri Business Group is designed to facilitate professional networking through the exchange of information, knowledge, contacts, jobs and opportunities. Founder is Willem van Oort, co-Founder Brian Heinen (BCN).

Instagram ShoutOut Barcelona Challenge (#IGShoutoutBarcelona) Nov 21st – 25th

Every day for one week, we challenge you to repost photos from your favourite Instagram profiles that you follow in Barcelona, using the same hashtag #IGShoutoutBarcelona. How it works: 1. Select photos to repost from Barcelona themed/ based profiles onto your Instagram profile. We ask that you repost photos from at least 10 different profiles… Read more »

About Guiri Business

Guiri Business : Professional network for Foreigners / Expats in Spain. Guiri Business Group is designed to facilitate professional networking through the exchange of information, knowledge, contacts, jobs and opportunities. Founder is Willem van Oort, co-Founder Brian Heinen (BCN).

About Us

The Guiri Business Group is a LinkedIn community in Spain designed to facilitate expat and local professional networking through the exchange of information, knowledge, contacts, jobs and opportunities. Founded in 2007 by Willem van Oort and co-founded by Brian Heinen, with now over 10.000 group members Business Events and Conferences Monthly Networking Drinks Business Videos People… Read more »

About Guiri Business

Guiri Business : Professional network for Foreigners / Expats in Spain. Guiri Business Group is designed to facilitate professional networking through the exchange of information, knowledge, contacts, jobs and opportunities. Founder is Willem van Oort, co-Founder Brian Heinen (BCN).

New Guiri Business Company, Events and Media Location Directory

Welcome to our newest feature to our business platform, our Guiri Business Company, Events and Media Location Directory. This is your one-stop source for all professional and business related information in Spain, to help you build your network. We already started compiling a list of our favorite locations, events and interviews, but we need your… Read more »

Catalan Television´s El Punt Avui Interview With Brian Heinen Of Guiri Business

El Punt Avui Interview

The Catalan television program recently featured our own, Brian Heinen, of Guiri Business on the El Punt Avui English hour discussing our group. This interview originally aired on Wednesday 6th of July at 18:30pm. The English Hour is every Wednesday at 6.30pm, with Catalonia Today editor Marcela Topor interviewing well-known foreign residents in Catalonia. From… Read more »

About Guiri Business

Guiri Business : Professional network for Foreigners / Expats in Spain. Guiri Business Group is designed to facilitate professional networking through the exchange of information, knowledge, contacts, jobs and opportunities. Founder is Willem van Oort, co-Founder Brian Heinen (BCN).

Where the Food Comes From

This article comes from the Barcelona BBQ Blog.   It is the introductory article of an ongoing series about our food supply chain and agribusiness, in collaboration with the new online magazine, Calle. An excellent meal, whether gourmet cuisine, tapas, pizzas, barbecue, starts with high quality ingredients. But it can be difficult to know which… Read more »

About Guiri Business

Guiri Business : Professional network for Foreigners / Expats in Spain. Guiri Business Group is designed to facilitate professional networking through the exchange of information, knowledge, contacts, jobs and opportunities. Founder is Willem van Oort, co-Founder Brian Heinen (BCN).