Organize, collaborate and participate in impactful events
Ribering is a community of practice that seeks to contribute to a positive transformation of the Ribera del Duero region in Spain, promoting social innovation and collaboration for the common good, around an inspiring space in the center of Aranda de Duero (the region’s capital), where we share an office (coworking), and host and facilitate impactful events about open innovation, business incubation, education, culture, well-being or health; in the form of workshops, talks, panels, debates, forums, training, team building, co-creation, hackathons, incubation and acceleration, networking, cultural activities, etc. The project is led by NBSCLIMATE, a social business from Aranda.
Monday through Friday from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., on weekends according to availability and needs.
75” Smart TV with integrated speakers, internet connection and HDMI and USB interfaces. Second 55” smart TV with mobile support available. Video conferencing system.
As an additional service, expert facilitation is offered for all kinds of group activities promoting resilience and equity. Extra cost: 60 €/hour.
Room with capacity for up to 50 people, in multiple configurations, with stackable chairs.
For the sake of maximum inclusiveness, we adjust our rates to the capacities of the organizing entity or person, including a “% of revenue” option for entrepreneurs:
Beyond the members themselves (coworkers), the community around Ribering extends through both personal and social networks, via word of mouth or the internet. We also have a Meetup group to keep up to date with our events:
Community of changemakers
The heart of the Ribering community is made up of a diversity of highly talented professionals with a collaborative spirit, who bring contents, projects and life to the venue every day.
Talent analytics, remote leadership
Leader in Talent Analytics at Automattic. Expert on remote communication and distributed leadership at remotofrog.com. Raul is a Computer Engineer, Anthropologist and PhD in Internet Learning and Communication. Also, among other things, he writes poetry.
Digital product design
Digital Product Designer at Sngular. As a multidisciplinary designer, Lidia creates digital designs and experiences for usability and accessibility. She has a degree in Fine Arts and a diploma in Scenography and Show Architecture.
Legal intelligence, international development
Maria co-leads Legal Atlas, an online legal intelligence platform that supports legislative improvement in environmental and criminal matters in countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America. She is an Economist, specializing in Environmental Law with a Master’s Degree in Food and Nutrition. Although she is a digital nomad and keeps traveling, she visits Aranda regularly.
EU advocacy, environmental conservation
Noa is a veterinarian and has a PhD in eco-toxicology. She works as Scientific Director for the European association “BeeLife European Beekeeping”, protecting pollinating insects from environmental dangers. After 16 years of living abroad, she has returned to her native town (Aranda de Duero) to launch various projects.
Every transformative social innovation ecosystem requires a team with vision, motivation and good vibes, lots good vibes
Jesus Iglesias Saugar
Strategic vision and coordination
Jesus is a social entrepreneur. Since 2009 he catalyzes social innovation processes for climate resilience and social equity, both locally and internationally. He has been a speaker at the last 7 UN Climate Change Conferences. He is a EU Climate Pact Ambassador, and a regular contributor to prominent Spanish media such as El País and elDiario.es.
He is an engineer, with a MsC in Space & Earth Sciences by the Paris Observatory and UC Berkeley, and a MsC in Sustainable Development by EOI Business School. He belongs to and actively participates in multiple networks such as the Nature-Based Solutions Cluster, Climate Reality, 350.org, and the Advanced Leadership Foundation.
Raquel Olmedillo Flores
Community facilitator, talent attraction and content generation
Raquel finished her studies in business administration and finance in 2014. Since then, she has worked in the field, until she decided to go to the US, where she lived for just over two years, to soak up other cultures, acquire new professional experience and, of course, to improve her command of English. There, she took different courses at ‘Pace University’ in New York, and ‘Sacred Heart University’ in Connecticut.
Today, Raquel is part of the team, as the community facilitator, and also carrying out administrative and financial management, and leading communication and marketing.
Innpulso Emprende 2022 – Social Innovation Award
On October 14 2022 in Valencia, at the annual meeting of the Innpulso Network cities, focused on the “smart and climate-neutral cities” mission, Ribering, through SBNCLIMA, received the best social innovation award of the year, representing Aranda and Ribera del Duero. 50 cities participated, including Barcelona, Valencia and Zaragoza. Definitely a major boost for social innovation in the Ribera!Red Innpulso Diario de la RiberaCadena SER
We are at your disposal for any questions about our services, for any collaboration proposal within our field of action. You always go further in good company and it is also much more fun 🙂
Bajada al molino 15, bajo 2, 09400 Aranda de Duero (Burgos, Spain)
+34 613 28 00 79
In the city center, close to nature
The location is ideal, between the “Jardines de Don Diego” and the “Parque de la Isla” (beautiful park), in the heart of Aranda de Duero, and at the same time next to large green areas connected to the countryside and the forest through the nearby Conchuela bridge.