Startup-Weekend Barcelona

We believe in the transmission of the passion for entrepreneurship and innovation. The best technique to learn fast and get the virus is to start doing it. A full-time Startup-Weekend is a proven receipt to achieve this.


Learn, innovate, network, startup

The hardest part of starting up is starting out!

In just 54 hours, you will experience the highs, lows, fun, and pressure that make up life at a startup. As you learn how to create a real company, participants will meet the very best mentors, investors, cofounders, and sponsors who are ready to help you get started.

Value proposition

IESE Entrepreneurs Club, Innovation & Design Club, TMT Club and Startup Weekend will collaborate to provide the best 54 hours’ program from Friday night to Sunday morning. We’ll bring together MBA students, designers, developers, entrepreneurs, and experts from all domains to do amazing things.

Some figures since 2009

  • 140+ countries
  • 1.142+ cities
  • 234.000+ participants
  • 4.157+ Startup Weekends events to date
  • 30% of startups continued after event

Organization team

  • Gregoire de Hemptinne, Belgium
  • Adriano Jorge, Brazil
  • Cavin Kindsvogel, USA
  • Rupinder Singh, India
  • Sebastiàn Luengo, Spain
  • Adria Lopez, Spain

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