AmsterdamAmsterdam is surely one of the leading cities competing to host the European Medicines Agency. According to Dutch news sources, the bid team is working hard to ensure that the city can host EMA staff and families by working to increase the availability of suitable housing and international school places. The Amsterdam bid has been recognised as being both professional and somewhat tongue in cheek. Have a look at the official video for their bid.
BarcelonaAs inducements go, few are as tempting as the Torre Agbar in Barcelona. The iconic Catalan skyscraper has been offered to the European Medicines Agency should they wish to choose Barcelona as their next home. Nevertheless, the civil and political disquiet of recent weeks will have impacted the bid’s chances. You can read more about the Barcelona bid by clicking the image above.