080 INVESTOR DAY 2018. FASH TECH INTERNATIONAL INVESTMENT FORUM.

Tuesday, 26 June, 2018 - 16:30

Place: Auditori Francesc Cambó

080 INVESTOR DAY 2018

Seed & Click and 080 Barcelona Fashion are proud to present the fourth edition of the 080 Investor Day. In this new edition, 080 Investor Day intends to continue promoting synergies among all participants and providing an effective networking space between fashion startups and internationally renowned investors in their investment forum. In addition, the organization continues to focus on giving visibility to emerging talents in Catalonia that have created their own fashion brands and want to connect with potential investors and consolidated fashion companies. The 080 Investor Day will take place on June 26 at 4 pm at the San Pablo Modernist Complex, with international speakers and the outstanding International Investment Forum focusing on fashion startups and emerging brands. In this way, 080 Barcelona Fashion becomes the perfect platform for the most prominent startups and designers to shine as future reference points for the sector, in short, a place where the main protagonists and fashion investors can find talent, innovation and investment opportunities A select international jury will choose not only the best fashion startup but also the best emerging brand, and will award a prize worth € 120,000, thanks to our collaborators: McCann, Baker McKenzie, Grupo Zeta, Amazon Web Services, 4YFN and ESADE Creápolis The entire event will be take place in English to facilitate the participation and understanding of the international audience, to be, therefore, consistent with the purpose of positioning Barcelona as an innovative and entrepreneurial node in the fashion sector too.

MAIN SPEAKERS

  PRASENJIT TITO CHOWDHURY
 
Entrepreneur Magazine calls him "a visionary of the fashion industry". The prestigious TIME magazine ranked his the best fashion week in the US outside of NY. Tito has worked with world-class designers and companies to bring their collections to the market, and has led several marketing campaigns for some of the fashion and technology brands (including Intel, HP, Solaworld, Feetz 3D, Pendleton , Adidas, Nike, Michael Costello Couture, Amelia and Toro, among others).
MEMBERS OF THE JURY

  ENRIC JOVÉ (MCCANN)
 
Creator of the McCann Teammates division that manages the social networks of athletes like Rafa Nadal, Pau Gasol, Leo Messi, Carles Puyol, Iker Casillas or Alberto Contador among otherHe has run communications campaigns for brands like Nespresso, Nike, Desigual, Inditex, Puig, Nescafé, la Caixa, Buitoni, Maggi, Barclays and Barcelona FC.
 

JAVIER BLÁZQUEZ  (BAKER MCKENZIE)
 

Senior member of the Tax Department of the firm. He has experience in the field of tax advice, both in direct and indirect taxes. Blázquez has participated in advisory operations to Spanish customers with interests abroad and non-residents with investments in Spain, and has secured the optimization of tax benefits in national and transnational transactions, mergers and acquisitions. A list of clients includes different 2.0 companies and business people from all over the world.
  KARINA RIERA
 
More than 20 years of experience in Corporations of the technological sector in positions of senior management gave him the necessary energy to create his own company and to invest, with other entrepreneurs, in fashion projects. "Design, production, internationalization, foreign investment, sales channels, are some of the battles of the new fashion brands." Currently working in the Mobile World Capital, within the 4YFN team in new business development whose objective is to bring the startup world to large corporations so that together they can discover new forms of connection, helping each other, from the contribution to innovation that startups offer corporations.
 
MANUEL MORENO (GRUPO ZETA)
 

Manuel Moreno is head of Media for Equity at Grupo Zeta, where he carries out equity investments, such as in Wallapop and Macarena Poletti's BBOoster. Educated at IE Business School, OBS Business School and ESDEN, among others, he is a mentor at the Founder Institute and ESADE BAN, apart from being a professor for the "New Technologies" master's degree at the Universitat Jaume I Foundation.