Corporate Innovation Summit - SOLD OUT

Antiga Fàbrica Estrella Damm - Carrer del Rosselló, 515 Barcelona, 08025 - View Map Barcelona
Mon, Feb 24, 2020, 6:30 PM (CET)

About this event

The event will go as follows:

1. Welcoming words by Laura Gil (Director of Digital Transformation @ Damm).

2. Panel #1: "The 7 myths of corporate venturing" with:

  • Daniel Dümig (Innovation Manager @ ASICS)
  • Albert Mundet (Innovation Hub Director @ FC Barcelona)
  • Laura Urquizu (CEO @ RedPoints)
  • Eszter Vas-Zoltan (Global Innovation Manager @ Nestle)
  • Josemaria Siota (Executive Director @ IESE) - Moderator

3. Panel #2: "From Contact to Contract: How to approach big corporations if you're a startup", with:

  • Simone van Neerven (Head of Innovation @ Vueling) 
  • Jordi Torrent (Open Innovation Manager @ Damm) 
  • Ferran Càceres (Corporate Innovation @ Philip Morris) 
  • Cristina Vila (CEO & Founder @ Cledara)
  • Àlex Rodríguez Bacardit (CEO @ MarsBased) - Moderator

4. Dinner over a networking session in which attendees talk to each other freely over beers and delicious catering.

The ticket includes entrance to the event, food and beverages, and the networking session.

*Note: all our events are conducted in English and do not offer refunds. If you need an invoice email us at after buying the ticket. We do not sell tickets at the door. All tickets must be purchased online.

Startup Grind is one of the biggest communities of entrepreneurs in partnership with Google for Startups. Our mission is to help every entrepreneur in the world. We do so by hosting a monthly recurring event to inspire, educate, and connect entrepreneurs. The Barcelona chapter was granted the "Best Chapter of the Year" award in 2016, with the average assistance of +130 attendees per event, having held over 70 editions since April 2014 and helping local entrepreneurs to take their projects to the next level.


  • Laura Gil

    Laura Gil


    Director of Digital Transformation at Damm

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  • Albert Mundet

    Albert Mundet

    FC Barcelona

    Innovation Hub Director

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  • Eszter Vas-Zoltan

    Eszter Vas-Zoltan


    Global Innovation Manager

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  • Laura Urquizu

    Laura Urquizu



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  • Daniel Dümig

    Daniel Dümig


    Innovation Manager

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  • Cristina Vila

    Cristina Vila


    CEO & Founder

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  • Jordi Torrent

    Jordi Torrent


    Open Innovation Manager

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  • Simone van Neerven

    Simone van Neerven


    Head of Innovation

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  • Ferran Càceres

    Ferran Càceres

    Philip Morris

    Corporate Innovation

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  • Josemaria Siota

    Josemaria Siota


    Executive Director

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  • When

    Monday, Feb 24
    6:30 PM - 9:30 PM (CET)


    Antiga Fàbrica Estrella Damm
    Carrer del Rosselló, 515 Barcelona08025

    Brought to you by

    • Àlex Rodríguez Bacardit

      Àlex Rodríguez Bacardit


      CEO & Founder

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    • Matt Philippe

      Matt Philippe



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    • Àlex Rodríguez Bacardit

      Àlex Rodríguez Bacardit


      Barcelona Director

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      Marc Miralda

      TechBuddy Spain

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      Victor Horcasitas

      American Society of Barcelona

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      Paula Pares


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      Stela Zarija

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      Leire Oiarbide



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    • Jan Carbonell

      Jan Carbonell

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      Director Startup Grind Andorra

      Dekaland, Globatalent, Entanglement Partners

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