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ESADE Alumni Startup Day


April 03 OF 2019 from 08:30 AM to 02:00 PM

On Wednesday, April 3rd, ESADE Alumni will celebrate Startup Day at the ESADEFORUM (Av. Pedralbes 60-62). If you have a startup, or are a business angel, or you love innovation or simply want to keep pace with the entrepreneurial ecosystem, this is the event for you!

This conference organised by ESADE Alumni and Banco Sabadell is intended for entrepreneurs, investors, students and the entrepreneurial ecosystem as a whole. The conference will begin with Matins ESADE whose guest speakers in previous years have included Genís Roca, Bernardo Hernández and Dídac Lee. This conference organised by ESADE Alumni and Banco Sabadell will also feature the ESADE Alumni and Banco Sabadell Best Startup of the Year award ceremony. Previous winners include companies such as Wallapop,, Red Points, Kantox, Signaturit and Glovo. This will be followed by panel discussions and talks about topical matters by first-rate guest speakers:


08:30 h Start
Welcome and Introduction:
Xavier Sanchez (Lic&MBA 97 / AMP 08), Director of ESADE Alumni

08:35 h Matins ESADE with Laura Urquizu, CEO Red points

Xavier Sanchez (Lic&MBA 97 / AMP 08), Director of ESADE Alumni

09:30h h Networking break

09:50 h ESADE Alumni and Banc Sabadell Best Start-Up Award: EXOTICCA
Xavier Sanchez (Lic&MBA 97 / AMP 08)
, Director of ESADE Alumni
Carlos Ventura, (Lic&MBA 92), General Director of Banc Sabadell

10:00 h Awarded talk: Pere Vallés, CEO and Jesús Rodríguez, founder at EXOTICCA

10:15 h Panel 1: Case studies of business growth driven by A.I.
- Adrià Quintana, cofounder and CEO at FACTIC
- Javier de Oca, cofounder and CEO at IOMED
- Nacho Lafuente, founder and CEO at DATUMIZE
Moderate: Regina Llopis, president of Group AIA and co-founder of WA4STEAM Women Angels 4 Science
11.15 h Panel 2: The importance of the entrepreneur team.
Round table with:
- Marc Elena, founder and CEO at Adsmurai
- María Santos, CHRO Marfeel
- María Martín, Co-Founder Tiendeo
- Sergi Corbeto, Program Director ESADE Disruptive Management
Moderate: Yolanda Pérez, Director, BStartup, Banc Sabadell

12:15 h Closing Speech: Ready for a quantum future? by José Ignacio Latorre, chair of theoretical physics, Universidad de Barcelona

13:00 h Networking cocktail

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