IQS Next Tech Demo Day in Barcelona – Which Startup Will Go to Boston?

Is there anything more exhilarating than a battle between ten startups, for a prize that could change their future? IQS Next Tech Demo Day may the most exciting tech event of the month in Barcelona. It’s the final of Spain’s first industrial acceleration program, where ten startups will compete after six weeks of acceleration, for a chance to travel to Boston and continue their journey there. Watch each startup take the stage and deliver a pitch to amaze the distinguished panel of experts on 20 July at Enginyers BCN!

The winning startup, selected by a panel of industry experts, gets to travel to Boston to join the Richi Social Entrepreneur’s fall edition powered by the Richi Foundation.

The jury will also choose two runner-up startups that will participate in the Imagine IF! acceleration program driven by Innovation Forum.


Come join in the excitement and root for your favorite startup!

If the competition wasn’t enough, guests will also hear two inspiring talks and have the chance to do some networking at the end of the event.


Date: Thursday, 20 July 5pm

Location: Enginyers BCN – Col·legi d’Enginyers Graduats i Enginyers Tècnics Industrials

Organizer: IQS Tech Factory, the center for entrepreneurship of IQS


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  • Members of the panel:

Rubén Bonet, CEO at Fractus

Ernest Lara, executive director at Richi Social Entrepreneurs

Irene León, Disease Area Leader at Novartis Oncology Spain

Pablo Linz, cofounder at Immfly

Alfons Cornella, founder at Infonomia

Jordi Arias, Tech Transfer managing director at mVenturesBcn

Javier Marcipar, CEO at CIMNE Tecnología


  • Keynote Speakers:

Pere Condom-Vilà, director of Catalunya Emprèn program of the Generalitat de Catalunya

Francesco Ferro, co-founder at PAL Robotics, a leading company in humanoid robotics research for the real world and creator of the first police robot in Dubai

IQS Next Tech Demo Day in Barcelona - Which Startup Will Go to Boston