Blanca Cros is the Head of the European Projects and International Relations Department of the Catalan Tourist Board since 2015. She is the coordinator of European projects such as CHARM (COSME), MED PEARLS (ENI CBC MED) and TOURBIT (COSME). She is very active in European networks namely NECSTouR and the European RegionS of Gastronomy. She has been working for the tourism sector for over 25 years, and holds a degree in Tourism from the University of Girona and University of Toulouse Le Mirail.