Fall has finally arrived in Barcelona and with autumn comes new changes. The Poble Nou building formerly known as MediaTIC is re-launching this month as the Barcelona Growth Centre. The innovative 6-story hub will be home to a variety of organizations and initiatives aimed at attracting more business to Barcelona and educating its citizens.
To celebrate the occasion, the Barcelona Startup Community Festival Fest-UP will hold their first Fall Edition event on Thursday, November 27th in the mStartup space on the 2nd floor. The Fest-UP Fall Edition will consist of the Barcinno Startup Expo, Startup Grind featuring Christian Rodriguez of ByHours, Fest-UP Awards with Startup Party at Astoria and a great lineup of workshops, keynotes and presentations throughout the day!
Barcinno Startup Expo
Back by popular demand, the Barcinno Startup Expo will take over the mStartup space and present 40 of Barcelona’s fastest growing startups to business angels, VCs, accelerators and the entire BCN community.
Barcelona startups that would like to present their project to investors, advisors, accelerators and more than 300 members of the Barcelona startup ecosystem can apply here.
Throughout the day we will have presentations, workshops and keynotes by some of Barcelona’s leading innovation groups such as Impact Hub, Startupbootcamp, Rousaud Costas Duran, Zinc Innovation Lab, and Social Media Trainwrx.
Sign up now to witness the grand opening of the Barcelona Growth Centre and participate in a full-day of innovation and startups at Fest-UP Fall Edition 2014!
Startup Grind Barcelona Fest-UP Edition
After the Expo, a special Fest-UP edition of Startup Grind will feature Christian Rodriguez, founder of Barcelona startup ByHours. Startup Grind is a global initiative powered by Google for Entrepreneurs and is part of an international network of similar communities advancing innovation through startups.
Don’t miss the ByHours story at Fest-UP Fall Edition!
Fest-UP Awards Party
Then to celebrate the winners and wrap up Fest-UP Fall Edition in style, we’ll be heading over to Club Astoria for a special Fest-UP Awards party thrown by Wayra Spain and Startup Party on Friday, November 28th. Barcelona’s most active VCs will be on stage for a reverse pitch contest – that’s right the investors pitch the startups! Don’t miss this amazing night celebrating the entire Barcelona startup ecosystem!
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