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Virtual South Summit in Sustainability

Virtual Meetup

An opportunity to keep connected to the innovation ecosystem

Virtual South Summit in Sustainability is a digital joint initiative created by South Summit and IE University that will gather all the top players in the industry. It will include content with the best professionals in the sector and a Startup Competition in which the most disruptive startups will share their projects in front of top notch investors and corporates.

A complete digital experience to keep connected to the key ecosystem and get access to new opportunities for your business.

Startup Competition

Startup Competition

We are looking for the most disruptive startups in Sustainability industry. Projects from climate change, circular economy, alternative fuels, sustainable architecture, agritech solutions, waste management and any other sustainability related projects are welcome.

Finalists will get the chance to pitch in front of the most powerful investors and top leading companies in the Sustainability industry. The winner will become one of South Summit 2020 Startup Competition finalist that will be held in Madrid on Oct. 6-8th.

Apply before May 17th:

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Why Attend

Why Attend?

A digital encounter gathering top startups, top notch investors such as Softbank, Beringea, Northzone, Elaia, Demeter, BStartup or Seaya Ventures as well as leading corporations in Sustainability industry such as Enel, IBM, Enagas or Sacyr.

A selection of disruptive projects that could be a potential Investment opportunity, as well as, a powerful partner to innovate your internal business processes.


Thursday, May 28th

15:00 – 15:05 Welcome from our MC, Paris de l'Etraz (Managing Director Venture Lab, IE Business School), and Opening Remarks by María Benjumea (Founder and Chairman, Spain Startup)

15:05 – 15:20 Opening Keynote by Maha Al Nuhait, GM of Sustainability Program at STC

15:20 – 15:20 Introduction to the Startup Competition and Jury

15:20 – 16:10 Startup Competition

16:10 – 16:25 Keynote by Tony Long, CEO at Global Fishing Watch

16:25 – 16:30 Winner Announcement and Closing Remarks by María Benjumea

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