IE Venture Network Weeklies Madrid

EVERY THURSDAY SINCE 2011. Pioneering Entrepreneurship.

Join IE Venture Network Thursday, 28th May 2015!

The Venture Network is a weekly pitch slam is an invaluable resource for early stage entrepreneurs, a forum for engaging the entrepreneurial community, promoting your startup, and at best securing an investment from our Investors in Residence. The Venture Network is unique in that it is a very informal gathering where startups can meet investors in an informal setting over beers and snacks and focus on what’s important; building relationships. The Venture Network is a great way to perfect your pitch, get feedback on your product, and meet the local startup community.

The Venture Network´s resident panel of startup experts include:

  • Matthias A. Tietz, Professor of Entrepreneurship
  • Iván Briones, Zoolife s.l
  • Joe Haslam, Executive Director, Owners & Enterpreneurs Managament Program IE Business School

The two startups that will present their project in 7 minutes will be:

Manuel Ferro, OWP

Other Way to Pay Systems" is the first bad debt recovery tool in early stage for mobile services. Personal, easy and efficient, gives everyone involved in these kind of comertial relationships the chance of solving the punctual unpayment in a friendly atmosphere. Telco's and Users together with OWPS (also in bad moments).

Andrea Garí, Trendzo

Trendzo is the "Airbnb" of Pop-ups, an online marketplace where companies and individuals can search and find spaces by days to run their projects (market test, promotion and sales / events and celebrations / workshops and conferences / meetings and work areas)

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IE Business School is one of the most celebrated business schools in the world ranked No.1 in Europe and 8th Worldwide by The Financial Times 2012. IE Business School is also ranked No. 9 Worldwide for Entrepreneurship by Bloomberg´s Business Week. The Venture Lab is IE Business School´s startup accelerator where students and alumni are given the oportunity to launch their own ventures with the support of our expert mentor network, a series of startup workshops, and incubation at Area 31 our startup incubator.


Thursday, May 28th, 7-9pm

Calle de María de Molina, 31, Madrid, Spain

María de Molina, 31 (Area 31)The Garden