Area 31 Newsletter

Thursday 22nd of January 2015

Dear Area 31 Entrepreneurs and Friends,

Did you already read in the news that Alterkeys was sold to RoomMate? Congratulations Chema and Patricia!! It was great having you in the inubator and it makes us very happy to see what a valuable company you created.


Next week in Area31 we're hosting a workshop by CartoDB on Data Visualisation. If you're a web/app based startup data is critical to your business model and then how you visualise it might change everything. Don't miss the opportunity. The other highlight of the week is Sonar's presentation of their Startup Studio model. It's a new startup development model arriving in Spain for the first time. Other than that, there will be Entrepreneurial Management session for student, Area31's incubator first get together of the year and, of course, the weekly Venture Network.

EVENTS JAN 26TH - JAN 30TH

Entrepreneurial Management session

Monday January 26 2015

13:30- 15:00

Location: Area 31, The Valley


Professors Peter Bryant a will lead a session for students enrolled in the Entrepreneurial Management course of IE’s International MBA Program.

Visualizing Geolocalized Data


Monday 26 January 2015
19:30--21:00
Location: Area 31, The Garden


Visualizing data was never easier! This session will shed light on the importance of location based analysis, how CartoDB started, the companies which are using us already and for what purposes, how easy it is to create maps and generate insights and finally what the future holds for CartoDB. Register here

Area 31 January Get Together

Tuesday 27 January 2015

17:30--19:00

Location: Area31


2015's first get together for the startups in the Incubator in Area 31! An opportunity to share milestones achieved, help each other with the challenges and find opportunities to collaborate. This event is exclusively for startups in the Incubator in Area 31.

The first Startup Studio model arriving to Spain

Tuesday 27 January 2015
19:00--21:00
Location: Area 31

Join us and discover how the film making industry is being applied to build successful tech companies. Listen to experts and investors speaking about this innovative trend and explore new opportunities for investing in startups with a more "hands on" approach. Register here

Entrepreneurial Management Session


Thursday January 29 2015

12:00 – 13:30

Location: Area 31, The Valley


Professors Peter Bryant a will lead a session for students enrolled in the Entrepreneurial Management course of IE’s International MBA Program.

Venture Network

Thursday 22 January 2015
19:00--21:30
Location: Area 31, The Garden

Come and join our weekly informal gathering for startups, investors and anyone interested in entrepreneurship. This pitch slam, in a casual setting over beers, is perfect to focus on what’s important: building relationships, practicing and improving. Find more info and register to pitch here.

OPPORTUNITIES

2015 IE Alumni Forum. Fast Forward: Why Innovation Matters

On February 6th, IE will host its largest alumni gathering in Madrid on Innovation for 1,000 participants. The event includes over 20 speakers, dedicated networking sessions, lunch and a closing cocktail & music sponsored by Estrella Galicia. Don´t miss out on this incredible networking opportunity. Register here.

There’s a reduced price of €30 for Area 31 members. If you are an entrepreneur linked to Area 31 email concepcion.galdon@ie.edu to ask for you promo code.

AVAILABILITY OF THE SPACE

The use of Area 31 as a coworking space will be limited during the following days:


  • Monday, January 22nd, 13:30-15:00, Only half of the space will be available
  • Tuesday, January 27th, 19:00-21:00, Only half of the space will be available
  • Thursday, January 23rd, 12:00-13:30, Only half of the space will be available
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