Lluís Gómez is since 2017 the commissioner for Economic Promotion, Business and Innovation at Barcelona City Council, leading the local and international policy to strengthen the positioning of the city of Barcelona with respect to the main cities of the world. From 2011 to 2016 he was international director of Smart City Expo at Fira de Barcelona, the leading international event for experts in smart cities. Between 2006 and 2011, he held the position of director of Strategic Sectors at Barcelona City Council.