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Connecting European Scaleups with the Barcelonian Startup Ecosystem: Day Three

On the third day of the Access2Europe Discovery Tour, which started on September 5th, our guests started their day with a visit at Pier01, the biggest entity of the startup ecosystem in Barcelona. Within the project Access2Europe, which is awarded with funding by Horizon 2020 from the European Commission, we hosted 16 European startups from over 12 countries. The goal…

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Connecting European Scaleups with the Barcelonian Startup Ecosystem: Day Two

After kick starting our Access2Europe Discovery Tour Barcelona on Wednesday, September 5th, we continued our three-day program with a visit at Barcelona Activa, which was founded by the Barcelona City Council in order to support entrepreneurial projects. Following the tour through coworking spaces, we visited Social Point, which is one of the success cases at Barcelona Activa. Afterwards, the startups…

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Connecting European Scaleups with the Barcelonian Startup Ecosystem

Yesterday, we welcomed 16 European startups from over 12 countries to the Discovery Tour in Barcelona, hosted by Peninsula. Our CEO, Simon Lee, COO, Alberto Ordieres, and Pedro Olivares gave our international guests a warm welcome. Access2Europe is a project awarded with funding by Horizon 2020 from the European Commision and bridges four startup ecosystems in Spain, France, Estonia, and…

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GameBCN y Fira Barcelona organizan el Barcelona Games World más Pro

La principal novedad en el apartado profesional será la Games Startup Competition organizada en colaboración con GameBCN, el centro e incubadora de videojuegos de Peninsula ubicado en el Canòdrom de Barcelona. El próximo 1 de agosto se abrirá el periodo de inscripción de proyectos que finalizará el 28 de septiembre. Los proyectos podrán inscribirse en cuatro categorías diferentes en función…

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Discovery tour in Barcelona for European startups

From June 18th to 20th, 2018, Peninsula hosted 17 European startups from 14 countries in Barcelona for the Access2Europe Discovery Tour. During three days, the startups got to know the ecosystem and its key players. They visited startup hubs, innovation centers, incubators & accelerators. The participants networked with corporates like Seat, Caixa Bank, Banco Sabadell or Mediapro, chatting about possible…

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