Mindtech Brokerage Event (MBE)

15 septmebr, 10:00 – 13:00 hs

Mindtech Startup Arena

The Mindtech Brokerage Event (MBE) will select the 10 exhibiting startups with the highest potential and will offer them a pitching day in front of potential investors in the heart of the Mindtech fair. A unique opportunity to boost the business capacity of the startups, gain visibility and benefit from open innovation opportunities with leading companies.

The MBE will be attended by specific investors from the industrial area and managers of tier 1 companies from industries such as automotive, aeronautics, food, etc., as potential end customers of the innovations presented by the participating startups.

This initiative is supported by the Xunta de Galicia, which has signed a collaboration agreement with the Mindtech fair to promote entrepreneurship, technological transformation, innovation and improved competitiveness among the Galician productive fabric.


The Mindtech Brokerage Event (MBE) is reserved for startups exhibiting at the Mindtech Startup Arena. Those wishing to participate can do so through the registration form until August 24. At the end of August the organizing committee will select a maximum of 10 startups that will move on to the final round. These will be offered a day of mentoring the days prior to the fair to prepare their elevator pitch, which will be presented at the MBE on September 15, starting at 10.00 am.


  • To be an exhibitor at the Mindtech Startup Arena.
  • If selected, participate in the mentoring day to be held in the days prior to the fair.




Rebeca Acebrón |
Rebeca Acebrón |Vicepresident, Mindtech
Fernando Guldrís |
Fernando Guldrís |Chief Executive Officer, Igape


Inverstors Roundtable: Corporate Innovation Programs

Rubén Hidalgo |
Rubén Hidalgo |Capsa, Director of Innovation
Diego Piñeiro |
Diego Piñeiro |Head of Innovation and continuous improvement, Selmark Lingerie.
Enrique Mandado |
Enrique Mandado |Calvo, Operations director Europe division (COO)
Pablo Martín |
Pablo Martín |Elewit, Innovation Cycle Lead


Elevator pitches from shortlisted startups

  • 10 minutes per startup (10)


Inverstors Roundtable: Corporate Venture Capital

Telmo Pérez |
Telmo Pérez |Acciona, Chief Innovation & New Business
David Pascual |
David Pascual |Iberinsa, Director of Innovation and Digital Transformation
Gerard Gracia |
Gerard Gracia |Estrella Galicia, Head of Digital Business Innovation
Beatriz Mato |
Beatriz Mato |Greenalia, Director of Corporate Development and Sustainability


 International Funding

Adrian Garcia-Aranyos |
Adrian Garcia-Aranyos |President, Endeavor Global



Enrique Mallón |
Enrique Mallón |General Manager, Mindtech