The GFSI Conference
Access & Transportation
- Barcelona El Prat International Airport – 20 km, about 20 mins
- Subway – Metro stop L4 El Maresme / Fórum
- Tramway – Line T4 to Maresme Forum, 8 mins from Les Glòries Square
- By car – Access to the Ronda Litoral at 500m, exit 24 in two directions. More info
Delegates are invited to check visa requirements for their country of citizenship before travel. If you require an invitation letter for a visa, please contact us.
Welcoming Times & Areas
The Consumer Goods Forum team will welcome you to the GFSI Conference as of Tuesday 29th March. Delegates are invited to register at the Welcome Desk upon arrival.
The Delegates’ Welcome Desk at International Barcelona Convention Center (CCIB) will be open:
• Tuesday 29th March from 07.00 – 19.00.
• Wednesday 30th March from 07.00 – 19.00.
• Thursday 31st March from 07.00 – 13.00.
Smart casual for the business sessions and evening social events.
For communication and security reasons, you are requested to wear your badge at all times, including the official dinner.
Plenaries, Breakouts & Special Sessions take place at the International Barcelona Convention Center (CCIB).
Simultaneous interpretation will be provided into languages other than English if it is requested by 10 or more delegates.
CGF Events App
The CGF Events app is our exclusive tool for you to network will fellow delegates and access event information before and during the Conference. Access to the event will be available before the Conference starts.
An Executive Summary of the plenary sessions will be sent by email to delegates after the Conference and will also be made available on the GFSI website.
Speakers’ presentations will be available after you finish completing our evaluation questionnaire. Availability of presentations is entirely at the discretion of the speakers.
It is very important for us to get your feedback on this conference to better understand your needs. We will ask you to rate the speakers after each day via an online questionnaire. After the event, we will ask you for five minutes of your time to fill in a more general online evaluation questionnaire so that we can better serve your needs in the future.
Contact our event secretariat for any questions regarding registration and accommodation.
Contact our event management team for any questions regarding the GFSI Conference.
Please note that due to the COVID-19 pandemic and new laws involving indoor events and activities, a Pass Sanitaire (health pass) is required to attend the in-person event.
Passes can be digital or in paper form. They include a QR code that will be scanned on entry into the venue. Those without the pass will be denied entry.
Please also check local rules regarding travel to and from Spain as information is updated frequently and differs between countries.
More info about COVID-19 in Spain is available on the Spanish government’s website.