The city of Terrassa is part of the Metropolitan Region of Barcelona (RMB). It has an excellent road and railway communications with Barcelona.
With more than 216.000 inhabitants, Terrassa has a rich cultural and artistic heritage. Terrassa has one of the most prominent industrial audiovisual production complexes of southern Europe – Parc Audiovisual of Catalunya. The Terrassa University Campus offers 176 official qualifications including Aeronautics, Cinema and Audiovisual, Telecommunications, Sound, Image, Photography and Multimedia.
Textiles have been strongly linked to the city of Terrassa in the past, and it is also at this very present. The municipality and the local stakeholders (UPC, Leitat T.C., Orbital 40 and others) are highly committed for the development of creative industries, using the innovation as a change driver on the local production model. Terrassa has also an aim to promote the preservation of the textile heritage and history.