IE Venture Network Weeklies Madrid

EVERY THURSDAY SINCE 2011. Pioneering Entrepreneurship.

Join IE Venture Network Thursday, 1st October 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:

  • Mitra Ghamsari , Persepolis Investments, 1 SA
  • Javier Larrondo, Real Time Ad
  • Pablo Troyon , Joker Angels I&V

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

Joel Martinez, hært

hært is an Instagram tool that turns inspiration into transaction. The mobile application is solving two pain points: It allows consumers to save, organize and buy inspiration they like and offers a monetizing tool for professional publisher/blogger. The mechanism of hært is simple: Like it. Save it. Own it.

Luis Carbajosa, PIXIE

PIXIE is a cloud support system to teach programming inspired by Scratch. Our system shows a visual language to teach new programming concepts to students step by step through challenges and games designed by PIXIE educators. The system controls the advancement of students, measures their progress, and automatically evaluates the results

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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, Oct. 1st, 7-9pm

Calle de María de Molina, 31, Madrid, Spain

María de Molina, 31 (Area 31)The Garden