During the opening of the conference, the Minister of Business and Employment, Felip Puig, highlighted the importance of entrepreneurs to "generate more and better employment and new business model opportunities, strengthening our economy to guarantee social cohesion.
The Catalunya Emprèn Congress has welcomed emerging companies, scientific, industrial and social and cooperative economy entrepreneurs, corporations, technology centers and 170 investors.
The event has become the point of reference for the entrepreneurial movement and private investment in Catalonia with presentations by experts, such as Bill Aulet from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the organization of more than 750 pre-scheduled meetings.
Within the framework of the Congress, the XX Investment Forum is held: the companies that have participated in the last five years have obtained more than € 67M from private investors and venture capital funds.
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