Hello and happy Monday!
IQS Tech Fest: Join The New Industrial Revolution
Get ready to join the new Industrial Revolution at IQS Tech Fest
, Europe’s First Festival of Industrial Startups, on Thursday, January 23
in the Antiga Fàbrica Estrella Damm
The alliance between innovation, science and technology can transform the world. This is why IQS Tech Factory
, the first industrial accelerator in Spain, will celebrate how technology has shaped our lives and imagine what will come next, emphasizing how technology is a way to address the challenges of our society.
At IQS Tech Fest, the most innovative entrepreneurs and innovation experts of our era will gather in Barcelona, making our city the cradle of industrial entrepreneurship once again. The event will feature startups that can change our future, keynotes, round tables, an investment forum, and the IQS Next Tech Demo Day where The Most Promising Industrial Startup of the Year will be selected. Secure your ticket now at a 30% discount with our exclusive code: BARCINNO30IQSTF2020
Analysis of the Barcelona & Catalan Startup Hub 2019
ACCIO published an analysis of our local startup hub here in Barcelona. Main takeaways:
- Barcelona is the main startup hub of Southern Europe
- 1,500 startups (approx 10% scaleups)
- €2.8B capital raised since 2015
- 3 unicorns in 15 years (eDreams, Letgo, Glovo)
- 5th most preferred hub for international digital talent digital
- 22% of founders are women
Get the full report (in Catalan) here
Ok, that’s it from me. Have a great week and see you out there!