Area 31 Newsletter
Thursday, September 28th
Dear Area 31 Entrepreneurs and Friends,
We are approaching October, when the South Summit takes place 4th to the 6th. Don't miss this world class celebration of entrepreneurship! The agenda has already been published and we can guarantee it is absolutely full of amazing content. As you already know IE is a longstanding founding partner of the South Summit, so make sure to contact Juliana Pereira or Juan Barrio for your discount on tickets (IE students and alumni). If you are interested in attending as a startup, let us know : Gema Molero o Carmen Corrais can help you with the tickets.
As we keep an eye on the countdown for the South Summit, we continue to have activities in Area 31. Join us today at Venture Networks in the Garden at 19pm. Due to the South Summit on the 5th and also the Bank Holiday on the 12th, Venture Network will resume on Thursday the 19th. Please contact to Carmen Corrais if you would like to pitch or attend as panel member.
EVENTS IN AREA 31
Thursdays, 28th, Sept 2017
Area 31, C/María de Molina 31
Come see Ventures pitch to investors and industry experts, hear feedback from the panel, ask the startups your own questions, and meet the local startup community. Learn about the startups pitching and panel members here. This weekly event is an informal way to learn and network with people from within and outside of IE while enjoying a beer from our sponsor, Heineken. This event is open to all. Register here.
South Summit in Spain
4th to the 6th of October.
South Summit is the Leading Event from the South, connecting the most innovative entrepreneurs with the most important investors in the world and the corporations seeking to improve their global competitiveness through innovation. Keynote talks and debates with worldwide innovation leaders, meetings with the largest business angels and VC firms, Startup Competition with the best success stories and Business & Networking opportunities in every corner. Read more.
Startup Jerusalem 2017
If you are an startup, we suggest to take a look to this initiative for improving social and urban innovation. Before the 6th October you are able to apply with your solution in the here. Our Ministerio de Asuntos Exteriores and other members of Jerusalem Government are looking for startups to apply and they have created a 5 day week of workshops, speakers, panelists, guide visits. Don´t miss it!
CBR PROPTECH CHALLENGE
Introducing the CBRE Proptech Challenge, the first national digital and technology-based solutions competition that will revolutionise the real estate sector. As part of its drive to attract talented individuals, CBRE plans to reward disruptive and innovative solutions that add value to society as a whole, to players within the sector (owners, investors, occupiers and visitors) and to the company. Sign up to the challenge today. Register here.