Area 31 Newsletter

Wednesday, November the 8th

Dear Area 31 Entrepreneurs and Friends,

This week due to the bank holiday on November 9th, there is no pitch slam session.

We will see you back with the Venture Network on Thursday 16th at 7pm where you'll hear two startup pitching and being able to ask them questions and hear the feedback of the panel of experts.

Are you thinking about re- Design your Revenue Model? We have the right event for you!

Join us for the Worshop with Mario López de Avila on November 14th at 6.30PM.

If you are a social startup, maybe you would like to join our 24-hour social innovation hackathon to tackle about 2 mains goals.

As an opportunity for this week, we would like to offer you the opportunity the Open Innovation Contest 7.0, a worldwide startup competition organized by NTT DATA. If you are interested, join before the November, 16th.

Besides we show you also an opportunity for #womenentrepreneurs at the end of November lead by Womenalia and IE.


(re)Design your Revenue Model Workshop

Tuesday 14th, November 2017

6.30 PM- 9 PM

Area 31- C/ Maria de Molina 31

A #TrueLeanEntrepreneurs Meetup

This event will be held in Spanish.

Limited seats. Entrepreneurs will be given priority.

In this workshop, participants will follow a logical, easily applicable process to (re)Design their Revenue Models, starting by (re)defining Customer Segment(s) through Job To Be Done lenses, (re)fractioning and (re)bundling up their Value Proposition accordingly, and, finally (re)defining their Pricing Models for each (new) Revenue Stream.

In short, learn how you can leverage much more value from your business idea.

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Venture Network

Thursday 16th, November 2017

7 PM-9 PM

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.

The Social Storm 2017

Friday 17th, November 2017

2 PM

Area 31- C / Maria de Molina 31

Social Storm is back again on 17-18 November! This 24-hour social innovation hackathon will bring together 200 students, from over 15 universities, spanning 5 countries, to collaborate to find innovative solutions to global problems. We’re looking for people who believe they can make a difference to society, from any background or degree discipline. You will be challenged to work in multinational and multi-location teams, overcoming cultural and language barriers to build an effective team; to create, validate, and pitch a solution.

Social Storm 2017 will be tackling two UN Sustainable Development Goals; Goal 11. Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable & Goal 13. Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts. Register here.



WoMemprende- Women Startup Comptetition

Deadline: November 15th

Friday, Nov 24th,2017

11 AM- 2 PM

If you are a women entrepreneur you may be interested in taking part of this event carried by Womenalia & Area 31.

The event will be in Spanish and for further details, click here

Open Innovation Contest 7.0

Deadline: November 16th

Open Innovation Contest 7.0, a worldwide startup competition organized by NTT DATA. The main purpose of this competition is to find a startup through different challenges such as fintech, insurtech, regtech, IoT, digital marketing, blockchain, health technologies, API, personal data, Artificial Intelligence, drones, or quantum computing.

The winning startup will count with a three-month consulting period by NTT DATA and the possibility of accessing the Japanese market to develop their business proposal. everis, as an NTT DATA group company, will be in charge of selecting projects from Brazil, Chile, Portugal, as well as Spain, where two semifinals will be held, one in Madrid (10 slots) and the other in Barcelona (10 slots) during the month of February.

Don´t miss the chance! Open Innovation Contest 7.0 is open to any startup wishing to succeed. To sign up contact Noemi Lynn Eberhardt before November 16th.

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

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