represented by its General Director, Álvaro Simón, will participate as member of the jury in the sixth edition of the Entrepreneur Prize XXI (Premio Emprendedor XXI
This programme launched by the Caixa and ENISA - Empresa Nacional de Innovación (National Enterprise for Innovation) - (ENISA), which are both depending on the Ministry of Industry, Energy and Tourism (DG SME Policy) is a reinforced initiative targeted at entrepreneurs and with the largest financial allocation. Organised in the 17 Autonomous Communities of Spain.This competition valorizes innovative companies with high growth potential and is organized in cooperation with universities, business schools, public agencies and Chambers of Commerce , it aims at stimulating and promoting entrepreneurship , the creation and follow-up of innovative companies in Spain.
Among the 63 candidatures presented in Andalusia, five projects, BRECA Health Care, Prosystem Aqua Europe, Sezion, Skylife Engineering and HappyKlien
t, all of them having a high growth potential, have been selected as finalists. The representatives of these projects had the opportunity to present the most relevant aspects of their companies to the jury during a meeting which took place in Seville on last 6 June. The jury was composed of representatives from : La Caixa, ENISA, CEA, Andalucía Emprende, Economía Social y Emprendedores, INVERCARIA, ANCES
and BIC Euronova, among others .
in the category EmprendesXXI, the list of which will be announced on the 18 June, will receive a prize of 5.000€
and will participate in two experiences of training and international networking as well as to the Ignite Fast Track class
, delivered by the University of Cambridge
, and the Technological bridge of Silicon Valley
, where they will have the opportunity to meet the world leading companies in innovation.