As May is quickly approaching the final teams for IE’s Madrid Venture Day May 2014 have been announced. The event will be on May 7th 2014 and it will bring together around 500 entrepreneurs, investors, angels & students.
Venture Days are now becoming more international than ever, in 2014 Venture Days will go to over 15 cities outside Madrid. For example, there will be a Venture Day in Boston on May 5th in collaboration with the Berklee School of Music and Brown University. Can you imagine IE even had a Music Venture Day in Berlin last year! In addition, Venture Network is now going international cities such as Tel Aviv, Mumbai, Cape Town, Bogota and also across Spain more than ever before.
The Venture Day finalists for Venture Day Madrid May 2014 have been announced. Two teams from the Master in Management are among those top start-up ideas for this event. Since 3 years ago IE has organized Venture Days to include representation from students enrolled in the Area 31 Incubator as well as Alumni. 65+ startup projects from the school competed to make it to Venture Day and the quality was exceptional. In addition, this year there will be again great diversity in the finalist projects making it to Venture Day.
The jury has decided on the following finalists:
VSPOT – IMBA
SHYLO – IMBA
FLATTER – MIM
PENTAGROM – MIC
MOTIQUE – MIM
CHIC PLACE – ALUMNI
PUPILUM – ALUMNI
MI MOCHILA DIGITAL – ALUMNI
INTARESPUESTA – ALUMNI
SMARTLIGHT – ALUMNI
In addition there will be 10 semi-finalists which will do 1-minute elevator pitches.
These finalists are among the strongest group of start up teams we have seen in recent years and they will all be competing for the First Place!
We continue to celebrate what differentiates IE from the rest….our Spirit of Entrepreneurship!
This May Venture Day includes guests from Silicon Valley, Israel, Mallorca and Hawaii! Even the world’s greatest surfboard maker and entrepreneur, Dick Brewer is joining us all the way from Hawaii as we discuss among many other things… Startups in Paradise!