The event for entrepreneurs, NTT Data Talent Week, It started today in person, in Madrid and also online. In this way, until the 24th, innovators from Europe and Latin America have gathered to present their technological solutions with high social impact, that improve the quality of life and that are environmentally responsible are presenting their project.
In this way, the foundation makes different tools, methodologies and contacts with investors and ecosystem experts available to participants to respond to the specific needs of their ideas, projects and startups.
A virtual meeting point
The virtual NTT Data Talent Week takes place in a free 3D immersive world with simultaneous rooms and offers the opportunity to network, attend conferences and workshops taught by international experts, present projects to investors and experts in communication, financing or technology, meet new and potential clients, create alliances, find sources of innovation and identify new investment opportunities.
For three days, leading people in innovation and entrepreneurship are participating in different seminars, conferences, as well as round tables to learn the keys to becoming successful startups, as founders of relevant unicorns in the technology sector. Throughout the conference, topics such as the purpose of entrepreneurship, the digitization of the citizen or talent management are also analyzed with experts such as Lee Ulman, director of the MIT Sloan School of Management.
Winners of the 2020 and 2021 eAwards
The face-to-face version of Talent Week brings together the winning technology entrepreneurs of the local version of the “eAwards” in 11 countries in Europe and Latin America in 2020 and 2021.
These entrepreneurs have come to Madrid to participate in the grand final of the award, endowed with 60,000 euros non-refundable and specialized mentoring to promote your project. Within the framework of this final, and to enrich the experience of entrepreneurs, the NTT Data Talent Week will be held in person with a personalized meeting agency according to the needs of their projects.
The winner of the Global eAwards It will be known on the third day of the event, throughout today, at the awards ceremony, in which the Nobel Prize for Literature Mario Vargas Llosa will participate as keynote speaker. Among the finalists is the Spanish company Captoplastic with its pioneering technology to remove microplastics from water before they reach seas and oceans.