About the Venue
Designed by the Japanese architect Toyo Ito, winner of the Pritzker prize, the Fira Gran Via is one of the largest conference venues in Europe. Located in the Hospitalet de Llobregat area of Barcelona, the Fira Gran Via is conveniently positioned between Barcelona El-Prat Airport and the city centre.
Equipped with state-of-the-art infrastructures along with outstanding functionality and commitment to sustainability, Fira Gran Via provides a versatile space which hosts around 500 events each year; from important trade shows to corporate and leisure functions. One of the main objectives of the Gran Via is boosting foreign trade, making it the perfect venue for hosting an international event such as World Routes 2017 which shall be hosted in pavilions 6 and 7.