Badia)advocats advises an open & cross innovation center set up by an international business school
ESADECREAPOLIS is a pioneering scheme in which internationally renowned ESADE Business School leads a creativity and innovation park where a hundred companies share multi-sector experience and knowledge.
Badia)advocats designed the company’s legal form, advised on planning and construction of the ESADECREAPOLIS business centre in Sant Cugat del Vallès and has been its permanent advisor from its founding. Joaquim Badia is also legal advisor to its Board of Directors.
ESADECREAPOLIS helps companies innovate by providing enterprising ecosystems that inspire, facilitate and accelerate innovation.
Badia)advocats also played an active role in setting up the Open Innovation Community, an innovation-centred virtual community which delivers services to companies whether or not they are resident in the park. ESADECREAPOLIS thus caters for each company’s needs and enables users to attend specific networking events to connect with innovators from other sectors, partners and qualified suppliers to enrich their processes.
ESADECREAPOLIS’s shareholders are the ESADE Foundation, the Catalan Government’s Empresa de Promoció i Localització Industrial, SAU, Sant Cugat del Vallès Town Council, banking institutions Caixa Emprendedor XXI, SAU (in the CaixaBank Group), Caixa Sabadell Tinelia, SLU (in the BBVA Group) and the Sant Cugat del Vallès Business Association.