Area 31 Newsletter

Thursday 20th February 2014

Dear Area 31 Entrepreneurs and Friends

We have some great opportunities for you this week! IE's Law School is offering a Online Masters Course Silicon Valley: Innovation, Startups and Lawyers which is a must for those of you interested in Entrepreneurship in the Bay Area. Lanzadera is offering 4 million euros in funding, 200k per startups. UnLtd Spain is looking to support Game Changers who want to change the world through social entrepreneurship. From the blog we have a new Meet the Startups from Area 31 post by Fernando Dal Re & Cristina Barranco about their startup Pupilum.


Fundación Créate

Tuesday 25th February 2014


Location: Area 31

Would you like to help young entrepreneurs with their projects?

We invite you to participate as mentors, visiting a school and sharing one hour with young entrepreneurs, kids and teens 10 to 16 years old. They need your orientation in the key aspects of their project. You can watch what they achieved last year here:

Adjunct and Visiting Faculty Meeting

Wednesday 26th February 2014


Location: Area 31

Dean Santiago Iñiguez will speak about new trends in business education and IE's latest projects.

Venture Network

Thursday 27th February 2014


Location: Area 31

Our weekly pitching slam in Area 31. After the pitches, stick around and have a beer with us and network with investors and entrepreneurs. You can register here.


Silicon Valley: Innovation, Startups and Lawyers an Online Masters Course

Get inspired to innovate and change the way you look at business, whether inside a Law Firm or any Company, by listening firsthand to the experiences of two Innovation experts that also happen to be lawyers: Martí Manent and Marisa Moret. The class will review what Silicon Valley is all about: how it started and why it is the world's innovation hub. Sign up here


Lanzadera is a project of Juan Roig whose goal is to help entrepreneurs grow their business and implement sound business models based on productive work, effort and leadership. Their latest startup competition (the 2nd edition of the Shuttle Program) is offering 4 million euros, 200k per startup. Learn more


Are you a Gamechanger? Do you want to receive support from UnLtd Spain?

Gamechangers, they are ambitious, persistent and nonconformist people. Attacking social, environmental, cultural and / or economic problems, providing innovative solutions to their environment. Social entrepreneurs do not wait for others to solve these challenges but looking to change the game by themselves and together.

If you recognize yourself as Gamechanger or you know someone (individual or collective) that may be in Madrid or the provinces of Toledo, Guadalajara, Segovia, Avila and Cuenca, participate in our program to support social entrepreneurship. Sign up today


Meet the Startups in Area 31: Pupilum

Fernando Dal Re & Cristina Barranco blog about their startup Pupilum a learning platform that offers Continuos Medial Education (CME) courses taught by experts in all medical fields. See More


The use of Area 31 as a coworking space will be limited during the following days:
  • Wednesday, Feb 26th, 18:00-20:30, ALL the space will be blocked for a private event
IE Entrepreneurship Web Page

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IE Entrepreneurship Weblog

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This newsletter was created by Francisco Chabran.