When: Thursday, November 19th, 2015. From 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM.
Where: GSVLab, 425 Broadway, Redwood City, CA 94063.
SAVE THE DATE for our new session of Jovenes Professional Talks 2015, where Michelle E. Messina - CEO @Explora International LLC - will participate as speaker. Michelle is a serial entrepreneur and consultant, and trainer on the topics of innovation, business acceleration, market readiness, technology commercialization, entrepreneurship and leadership.
Follow the conversation on Twitter: #jovenestalks
When: Thursday, May 7th. From 6:30PM to 9:00PM (PDT)
Where: Fenwick & West LLP, 801 California St, Mountain View, CA 94041
Although Science and Business have defined boundaries, neither discipline can thrive without the other. Innovation and technological improvements undergo scientific experiments and studies before the final products are presented to the targer market. Many scientific developments eventually become commercial products.
The California Chamber of Commerce is glad to launch a new program for young professionals and entrepreneurs, who are seeking for trainings, inspirational talks and networking!
This program will be based on monthly talks and conferences focused on:
Progam Sponsored by
Event Sponsored by
Beatriz Simón: Vicepresident at Fundación InnDEA
Here is our program: Café in Silicon Valley. Stay tuned and check out our upcoming video interviews to spanish relevant companies and their CEOs, sharing their personal stories, reflecting on their business experiencies and providing valuable advice to follow on their footsteps (Note: Video in Spanish).
If you want to be considered for an interview, please contact:
cfernandez [at] californiaspainchamber.org
The event was a success. We fully accomplished our goal of showcasing emerging technology from Spain and its growing talent ecosystem to a wide audience of investors, executives from multinational corporations, local technology companies, entrepreneurs, government representatives from Spain and, last but certainly not least, our very special guests TRH, The Prince and Princess of Asturias.
The session started with an opening by Mr. Jaime García-Legaz, Secretary of State for Trade from Spain’s Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness, followed by Mr. José Manuel García-Margallo, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation.
I recomend reading this article on the impact of MIT-related entrepreneurship to the economic development of a region.
The article estimates close to one million jobs worldwide were created by MIT-related entrepreneurship: California - estimated at 526,000 jobs, New York -estimated at 231,000 jobs, Texas - estimated at 184,000, and Virginia - estimated at 136,000).
Source: Kauffman Foundation