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First edition of Catalunya Emprèn Congress

This congress is an evolution of the Investment Forum ACCIÓ has held for nearly 20 years

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03.07.2014

On 16 July, the 1st Catalunya Emprèn Congress will be held at the Palau de Congressos de Catalunya This year, ACCIÓ’s Investment Forum has grown, becoming this congress that will bring together entrepreneurs seeking funding, businesspeople looking for innovative solutions and investors operating both in Spain and abroad.  

During the congress, the 21 finalists in the 19th edition of the Investment Forum will be presented and those in attendance will be able to participate in voting. The projects are from various arenas, ranging from the health and life sciences to ICT and other types of technology.

The congress will also include conferences and practical networking sessions and will act as a platform to present new initiatives to foster business, like corporate venturing. Noteworthy speakers include expert in entrepreneurship and management Shahid Ansari, who will explain how to make workers into worker/entrepreneurs. He will also speak about how to tackle entrepreneurship through education, based on his more than 35 years of experience in fostering entrepreneurial culture at Babson College, in Massachusetts. 

Registration is open to all interested through the day of the congress, 16 July, until capacity has been reached.

The full program (in Catalan) is available on the website. 

Networking meetings at the 18th Investment Forum - Photo: ©ACCIÓ

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