Startup Weekend Valencia

    Friday, November 14 - 16, 2014

  1. Overview
  2. Schedule
  3. Speakers
  4. Judges
  5. Coaches and Mentors
  6. Sponsors
  7. Organizing Team
  8. Blog
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Startup Weekend Valencia

Friday, November 14 - 16, 2014

Friday, November 14 - 16, 2014
Event starts at 5:30 pm

Las Naves Valencia (

Calle Juan Verdeguer 20
Valencia, Spain 46024

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No talk. All action. Valencia está lista para el Global Startup Battle.Conoce gente, haz equipo, y compite con 200 ciudades del mundo

Global Startup Battle 2014 is at Valencia again. It is a Startup Weekend event at the same time on more than 200 cities around the world launching startups and working for the big local and global prizes .
- Google sponsored prize
- Amazon spoinsored prize
And much more.

As other Startup Weekend Valencia, with a lot of fun, a lot of people to meet, a big community to be part of.

Are you ready for the battle?


Friday November 14th

5:30 pm
Arrive at the venue and get checked in

6:00 pm
Welcome & Speakers
Review agenda for the weekend and introduce speakers, coaches, and community leaders

7:00 pm
Pitches Start
Optionally line up to give your pitch

8:00 pm
Attendees vote for the top pitches

8:30 pm
Form Teams
Teams start forming and discussing ideas

10:00 pm
Keep talking and meeting people while you wrap something to eat and drink!

Saturday November 15th

9:00 am
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee

9:30 am
Begin Work
Teams formed and setting up workspace for the weekend

12:00 pm
Check-In point
Before-lunch check-in, status reports, call for help

2:00 pm

3:00 pm
Coach Meetings
Coaches help teams one-on-one. They are here to help!

7:30 pm
Check-In point
before-dinner check-in, status reports, call for help

9:30 pm

Sunday November 16th

9:00 am
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee

10:00 am
Coaches arrive. Final opportunity to ask questions

2:00 pm

3:00 pm
Presentation Prep & Tech Check
Final hours of worktime should be focused on perfecting your presentation, tech-check for final presentations also takes place

5:00 pm
Final Presentations

7:30 pm
Judging & Awards

8:30 pm
Go Home!


Carlos Ferrando
Founder at Closca

Founder at CLOSCA™, an innovative and totally different helmet. In addition to safety, it also provides design and versatility

Event Judges

Pedro de Álava
Fund manager and Investor Manager CLAVE MAYOR

Strategic planning, investment, negotiation and exits. Ten year experience in M&A / Venture Capital. Broad experience studying more than 600 business plans from different sectors and negotiating with start-up companies. 

Javier Navarro Casanova
Director en GBS Finanzas

Family Office y Corporate Finance. Founder at La Herencia de Cornelius and Vinca Capital.

Ignacio Laliga
Director de Proyectos en GRUPO ZRISER

Project Director at GRUPO ZRISER. For 4 years he was Auditor Senior at PriceWaterhouseCoopers. 

Javier Garín
Directivo Emprendedor

Director at Sinensis Seed Capital

Neus Pelegrí
DIRCOM Big Ban Angels

Patricia Pastor
Entrepreneurship Senior Officer VitEmprende


Coaches and Mentors

Jose Ignacio Florido
Marketing Director at Hooptap

Full experience in the digital industry; passionate about marketing and new media; crazy for innovation, entrepreneurship and creativity in business.

Currently helping brands and corporations to achieve engaged consumers and boost revenues.

Ana Andújar
CEO at Yocomobien

CEO at YoComoBien, a successful startup. More than 5 years of experience in the digital world. 

Fernando Marzal
Co-Fundador y Socio/Director de Mobincube

Technology and empreneurship (Internet and mobile)

Fernando is Co-founder and CEO at Mobimento Mobile, a developer company for Mobincube, a special software for apps. 

Carles Pons
Head of Valencia Studio at Akamon Entertainment

Head of Studio at Akamon Entertainment. He's part of one of the most sucessfull startups in Spain.  He's also one of the most important developers and head directors at Akamon. 

Marta Ibañez
Founder and CEO Hiphunters

Marta is know founder and CEO of Hiphunters, a global fashion platform that helps you find and shop the best fashion worldwide, whenever you want and wherever you are.
She was also consultant at The Boston Consulting Group, and a worker of Repsol YPF

Iker Marcaide
Founder at Zubi Labs

Founder & entrepreneurial leader that enjoys building teams and creating & growing triple-bottom line(impact) businesses by discovering needs, delivering solutions that solve real problems & scaling uporganizations.

Event Sponsors, and Partners

The Startup Weekend Valencia team is grateful for the support of local community partners without whom this event would not be possible.
Learn how to become a sponsor here.

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Organizing Team

Techstars Startup Weekend Valencia is 100% led by volunteer community leaders.
Learn how to get involved here

  • Fernando
  • Javier
  • enrique
    penichet garcía
  • Rosa
  • Paloma
    Mas Pellicer
  • Juan Ramón


enrique penichet garcía

Managing Partner and Cofounder at Sinensis Seed Capital. Cofounder Business booster accelerator program. member of the board at BigBan Angels network

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