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Scaleup Summit Barcelona 2022

MAY 31 – JUNE 15

The Scaleup Summit is a highly curated, invitation only format, where international corporates and scaleups operating in specific verticals can do business, spot technology trends, and benchmark their open innovation approaches.

Scaleup Summit Opening

MAY 31

Official Kick-off of the Scaleup Summit with immersion in the Barcelona vibrant startup and corporate venturing ecosystem. From Mind the Bridge Innovation Center in Barcelona, Keynotes, Panels, Report Launch, scaleup and corporate venturing landscape.

09:45-10:30 CET | Opening Barcelona Scaleup Summit
Alberto Onetti, Chairman at Mind the Bridge
Marco Marinucci, CEO at Mind the Bridge
10:30-11:15 CET | Panel: How to Measure the Return on Innovation?
Daniele Pozzo, Head of Strategy at FPT Industrial (Iveco Group)
Fabio Tentori, CEO at Enel Innovation Hubs
Suzanna Chiu, Head of Amadeus Ventures
Telmo Perez, Chief Innovation & New Business at ACCIONA
11:15-12:00 CET | Panel: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Antonio Duran, Global Innovation Head at Abertis
Bruno Scarrà, Head of New Business Solutions at Unipol
Marco Pietrucci, Head of Innovation at Terna
Nuria Balogun, Open Innovation Manager at RACC
Paulina Banszerus, Head of Venture Capital at DB Schenker
12:00-12:45 CET | Panel: Local ecosystem players
Albert Torruella, Responsable Corporate Venturing at ACCIO
Àlex Rodríguez Bacardit, Chapter Director at Startup Grind Barcelona
Miquel Costa Planas, President and CEO at Keiretsu Forum Spain
Miguel Valls, Board Director at Tech Barcelona
Oscar Sala, Director at Mobile World Capital Barcelona
12:45-14:30 CET | Networking Lunch
MTB & Elis Corporate Partners only
14:30-16:00 CET | Open Innovation Bootcamp: Best Practices Sharing
Benchmark your open innovation strategy and plan with peers from 30+ international companies.
Moderated round table according to the Chatham House Rule.
16:00-16:30 CET | Wrap Up
20:00-23:00 CET | Networking Reception

Networking Reception

MAY 31 | 8PM

Open Innovation Bootcamp
(Invitation only)

MAY 31 | 3pm – 4:30pm CET

Closed door session restricted to corporate innovation execs to assess and benchmark different Open Innovation approaches (Corporate Accelerator, Venture Client, CVC, Venture Builder/Intrapreneurship).

Corporate Insight Sessions

MAY 31 – JUNE 15

Close-door session restricted to scaleup CXOs aimed at preparing 1:1 Matchings with corporates and sharing key learnings on scaling high tech companies.

1:1 Matching Session

MAY 31 – JUNE 15

1:1 matching sessions where international corporates and scaleups operating in specific verticals can do business and spot technology trends.

Innovation Executive Views

MAY 31 – JUNE 15

Learn how top executives are approaching open innovation and startup-corporate collaboration.

Innovation Ecosystem


Highlights from key regional Innovation Ecosystems (partners of MTB Ecosystem Platform)