Lisbon’s City Council and Made of Lisboa are back @ the Web Summit. Although for this edition we won’t be able to experience in person the conference, our community’s spirit and momentum will prevail. Beside the 100+ startups we’re taking with us to the Web Summit, we'll also have many different masterclasses and roundtables with the purpose of showcasing the best of Lisbon’s ecosystem and at the same great networking experiences for our entrepreneurs.
Check out some of our events below:
Why Is Everyone Choosing To Work From Lisbon?
Date: Dec 2, 2020 (Monday) | Time: 13.00h - 13.45h
"Hosted by Maria Tolentino, Landing.Jobs Explore how Lisbon has become a digital nomad hub and tech startup hub in recent years. Hear about it from different points of view: co-working and digital nomads, incubators and entrepreneurs, tech companies and talent".
Welcome To Lisbon's Entrepreneurial Scene [Hosted By Lisboa City Council]
Date: Dec 2, 2020 (Wednesday) | Time: 18.00h - 18.30h
"Why is Lisbon “Europe’s best capital to work and play”? Why is now the right time to be in Lisbon? In this masterclass, you'll learn the answers to these questions, and many more. You'll get to know the hot players in the market, and understand not just the startup landscape but also why talent – and many tech companies – are moving to the White City. The session will also cover some ecosystem incentives, and how you can get started if you want to move to Lisbon!"
Why is Lisbon the best hub for impact entrepreneurship?
"Hosted by Inês Sequeira, Director Casa do Impacto. Lisbon is taking the lead in the entrepreneurial scene, being singled out as one of Europe's best innovation hubs. Let’s discuss the 'why' of what makes Lisbon so seductive for impact entrepreneurs."
HealthTech Lisboa: A New Venture Builder [Hosted By Lisboa City Council]
Date: Dec 3, 2020 (Thursday) | Time: 17.30h - 18.00h
"In recent years, Venture Builder’s model has attracted entrepreneurs’ attention as an innovative model for investing in startups – one through which every resource is shared to rationalise and optimise the process of creating startups, reducing risks and costs, and increasing business competitiveness, agility and impact. Using the example of HealthTech Lisboa, we will discuss the importance of Venture Builders and its impact on innovative solutions, healthcare and the global market."
A Quick-Step Guide To Creating An Innovation Project In Portugal [Hosted By Lisboa City Council]
Date: Dec 3, 2020 (Thursday) | Time: 17.30 - 18.00
"Funding and R&D tax incentives are widely available in Portugal companies. If you're an entrepreneur, a startup, an SME or a large company, and spend money developing new products, processes or services, or enhancing existing ones, it is likely you will qualify. We will explore how the application process works."
Women4Climate: Leading The Way For A Sustainable Future [Hosted By Lisboa City Council]
Date: Dec 4, 2020 (Friday) | Time: 16.00h - 16.30h
"Women make up close to half the world’s population but, although they are often disproportionately impacted by climate change, their voices are not always heard due to lack of inclusion and representation at the decision-making level. Now more than ever, enhancing women’s participation and leadership in the conversation around climate action will be critical to securing a healthy, prosperous and sustainable future for us all."