GSIC Newsletter for March 2019
For the fourth consecutive year, GSIC was present at World Football Summit which this time the event gathered more than 2.000 attendees from 100 countries. 25 companies and organizations, GSIC members participated as speakers in pannels and round tables and placed their booths in the exhibition area.
As the Startup Competition 2019 by LaLiga supported by GSIC was coming to its final, all the 10 startups who won this competition, came to Madrid on September 19 to spend an Immersion Week with GSIC and LaLiga. During this week, the 10 winners of the competition visited LaLiga headquarters and met the representatives of its 10 departments, worked on improving their pilot projects and pitches, received training sessions on Branding and Digital transformation, participated at WFS 2019 and delivered their final pitches to LaLiga.
The Startup Competition 2019 from The Original Inspiration Centre by LaLiga supported by GSIC has chosen the 10 winners of the first stage of the competition. This initial phase saw a total of 279 companies from 55 different countries and five continents took part in it.
On July 10 we held at the GSIC a seminar on 'Impact and value of the brand in the sports field' offered by one of our members PONS IP, experts in defining strategies, creating, managing and defending intellectual property rights. PONS IP experts shared how to create, protect and enhance a brand within the sports industry.
On July 2 we hosted at our facilities a debate table on Women in Entrepreneurship, Leadership, and Sports to discuss some important topics related to the positioning of female professionals in the sports industry.