Area 31 Newsletter

Wednesday, October 25th

Dear Area 31 Entrepreneurs and Friends,

We would like to kindly remind you that we are reaching the deadline to apply to our Venture Day, coming up on November the 29th. Please see bellow details and contact with Carmen Corrais for further info

Your favorite informal pitch slam is still planned for Thursday at 7pm, so join us for the Venture Network (today or on the 26th) to hear two startup pitching , ask them questions and hear the feedback of the panel of experts.

And, finally, Women Entrepreneurs stay tuned as we bring you an opportunity to apply for a free mentorship week with Mentor Day in order to launch and promote your projects!


Venture Network

Thursday 26th, 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.


Venture Day Madrid - Attention IE Alumni

Wednesday,29th, November

3pm- 8pm

Fundación Rafael del Pino- Madrid

Over the last 5 years, teams that have pitched at Venture Day Madrid have raised over €15M+ in INVESTMENT - this is your chance to become one of them!

IE VENTURE DAY is IE Business School’s startup competition where selected startup teams get the chance to pitch to an audience of local and international angel and VC investors.


Deadline: October 28th


South Summit Pacific Alliance

Thursday, Nov 30th , 2017

2:00 PM – 6PM

Friday, Dec 1, 2017

9:00AM- 5:00 PM

Colombia Standard Time

The SSPC is the leading business and innovation platform which connects the ecosystems from Europe and Latin America arrives to Colombia with their 1st edition.

Leave your confort zone and get ready to connect with top startups, corporations and investors from México, Chile, Colombia, Perú and Spain. South Summit Pacific Alliance is built to make new business and to take advantage of the great business opportunities in the region.Register here


Deadline: October 27th

Are you a woman and you are launching a project?

At Mentor Day are organizing a free week for women entrepeneurs to promote their projects.

Do you know anyone who could be interested? Invite her to participated!

More information here


Deadline: October 29th

Introducing the CBRE Proptech Challenge, the first national digital and technology-based solutions competition that will revolutionize 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.


Deadline: October 29th

The Collider is the pioneering program promoted by Mobile World Capital Barcelona that addresses the challenge of connecting the results of scientific research with entrepreneurial initiative. If you want to create a highly disruptive startup, applying your knowledge and experience,the Collider is your opportunity to make it happen with all the necessary resources: methodology, equipment, experience and investment.

Apply now

LOOKING FOR scientific profiles linked to research centers or to a university research group, with relevant knowledge in the areas of technologies (AI, IoT, VR / AR, Blockchain)

LOOKING FOR entrepreneurial profiles with demonstrable experience in the creation of startups, or with great capacity to lead and develop a business.

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