For the second edition at the Farga of L’Hopspitalet and with total success, returns The Youth Mobile Festival (YOMO) . The festival for young people that collects science, art, technology, design, engineering and mathematics received approximately 22,000 students and a large number of educators and professionals dedicated to teaching, as well as experts in the field of Tecnologies and educational innovations.
The Department of Education of the Generalitat of Catalonia was one of the most prominent Partners and took the opportunity to express the desire to promote innovation in the education system working together with the General Directorate of Innovation, Research and Digital Culture of the Department of Education of the Generalitat, as mentioned by Dr. Mar Camacho (current general director of the department of educational innovation of the Generalitat). The program of this 2019 edition hosted a large number of conferences in which the new methodologies, the objectives of the future and the most outstanding news were presented, such as the new mobile plan and teacher training in robotics.
A very prominent novelty was the YOMO Family Day. An initiative by GMSA (event organizer) and L’Hospitalet City Council, which allowed families with minor children to visit the festival for free on Saturday, March 2, from 10 am to 4 pm. It was an exclusive event for children between 8 and 12 years old accompanied by adults, and under a previous inscription.