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Turning global challenges into opportunities

Virtual South Summit is a joint digital initiative created by South Summit and IE University. In this new Virtual South Summit edition, we want to reactivate the ecosystem, work together to solve current challenges and generate new connections within the ecosystem and business opportunities for all.

It will consist on a series of virtual encounters starting on January 28th: Virtual South Summit – Turning Challenges into Opportunities. It will be focused on how to overcome challenges and try to find new opportunities under challenging situations as current one. It will be followed by other encounters gathering the key players in the ecosystem to discuss and work on the main challenges that we are facing.

Why attend ?

The encounter will gather top corporations and startups from each industry and other key players that will share their experience and insights.

You will have the chance to understand how corporations and startups from different industries are using innovation to adapt, reinvent and overcome crises: new business models, successful collaborations between startups and corporations… and much more at Virtual South Summit 2021.

Startup Competition

The most disrupting startups in each industry will have the opportunity to share their project in front of a top level jury and gain a global reach visibility provided by the digital context. We will have the startups virtually pitching and the winner will become one of South Summit 2021 Startup Competition finalist that will be held in Madrid on Oct. 5-7th.

Networking Opportunities

Join Virtual South Summit and discover how challenges can be transformed into new opportunities for your business!

An excellent opportunity to connect with leading corporations, disruptive startups, top investors, and other key players in the ecosystem.

Virtual South Summit Encounters


April 7th

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Energy & Mobility

April 15th

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April 29th

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Fintech & Insurtech

May 6th

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May 13th

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May 20th

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June 3rd

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Past Encounters

Turning challenges into opportunities

January 28th

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Health & Wellbeing

February 23rd

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Industry 4.0

March 25th

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