Startup Competition 2019 – 25 pre-finalists are chosen

By |2019-05-31T15:05:08+02:00May 31st, 2019|Latest News, Noticias, Startups|

Our showcase located on the ground floor of our headquarters had been renewed for the past months and now it's a more modern and efficiently distributed space that we divided by main sports industry areas, performance, esports, smart stadium, fan engagement, and business insights.

GSIC collaborates with More Than Players Foundation to boost innovation in professional sports

By |2019-06-03T18:29:48+02:00May 17th, 2019|Latest News, Noticias, Startups|

Our showcase located on the ground floor of our headquarters had been renewed for the past months and now it's a more modern and efficiently distributed space that we divided by main sports industry areas, performance, esports, smart stadium, fan engagement, and business insights.

27 GSIC members are already professors of GSIC Institute educational programs

By |2019-05-06T14:34:01+02:00May 6th, 2019|Estratégicos, Latest News, Normales, Socios, Startups|

While our educational programs are shaping, different professors for our Master and Sports Entrepreneurship course are joining GSIC Institue to offer their expertise in the sports industry to the future students. All our professors are members of the GSIC and 27 of them have already committed to the initiative in order to design programs of classes that will adjust and represent in the best way current situation on the different sports industry scenarios.

Private Startup Event

By |2019-05-06T13:10:27+02:00May 6th, 2019|Estratégicos, Latest News, Normales, Socios, Startups|

On the last week of April, startups associated to the GSIC had received a private invitation to the event we organized together with More Than Players Foundation created by elite athletes (active and former) from the most important leagues in the world, to support entrepreneurship in the sports industry. Hand in hand with Offside Communication agency and the GSIC by Microsoft, this initiative was carried out with the intention of uniting the true protagonists of the industry, the athletes, with the entrepreneurs who try to innovate within the sector.

World Football Summit closes its first edition in Asia with 1,600 attendees

By |2019-05-05T20:46:22+02:00May 2nd, 2019|Estratégicos, Latest News, Normales, Socios, Startups|

On April 29th and 30th, the World Football Summit Asia took place in Kuala Lumpur. The congress offered quality conferences in its two stages, where world-class speakers discussed and debated the key topics of the industry with a special focus in the region and it closed its first edition in Asia with more than 1,600 attendees and a hundred accredited journalists in its international debut, which will continue next year.

GSIC Summit for members

By |2019-05-02T18:43:18+02:00May 2nd, 2019|Estratégicos, Latest News, Normales, Socios, Startups|

We’ve been waiting for the perfect moment to bring you the biggest international event for our network and here it is! We are organizing our first Summit for GSIC Members in order to bring you all together for 2 days full of intensive work, networking, knowledge transferring and also catching up with our team!

GSIC held its 4th General Assembly of Members to take stock and plan future strategies

By |2019-05-03T14:11:12+02:00May 2nd, 2019|Estratégicos, Latest News, Normales, Socios, Startups|

On April 23rd, the Global Sports Innovation Center held the 4rd General Assembly, in which both the management aspects related to 2018 and the action plan for the year 2019 were approved unanimously. The General Manager of the GSIC, Iris Córdoba, presented the key figures corresponding to the operational and economic activity during the last fiscal year, which are included in the Activity Report of the GSIC.

Startup Competition 2019 call closes showing excellent results

By |2019-04-01T18:37:02+02:00April 1st, 2019|Estratégicos, Latest News, Normales, Socios, Startups|

Startup Competition 2019 had already completed its first phase closing the call for applications on March 30th. Since the launch of this project we are developing together with LaLiga, we have received application from 55 different countries and now we are moving toward the screening of all the companies who entered the competition. This process will be developed on different stages including the evaluation on behalf of GISC, LaLiga, Microsoft Corporation and major sports industry experts. We will know the list of 25 pre-finalists by the end of April.

The success of Exploring Microsoft for Startups event

By |2019-04-01T19:49:57+02:00March 26th, 2019|Latest News, Startups|

On March 26th the Global Sports Innovation Center powered by Microsoft organized together with Microsoft for Startups Europe and Microsoft Ibérica, and hosted the event ‘Exploring Microsoft for Startups’. This was the fourth session offered by Microsoft for Startups Europe team who came to Madrid to connect with local startups from different sectors. The event took place during the whole day and consisted in two main parts: presentations and getting in touch and one-to-one sessions where companies could personally talk to Microsoft for Startups Europe team.

Sport Thinkers eSports – Immersion week with Mediapro

By |2019-04-01T19:15:58+02:00March 21st, 2019|Estratégicos, Latest News, Normales, Socios, Startups|

On the week on March 18th, the tree winners of the competition Sport Thinkers eSports had attended to Barcelona to spend 3 days of intensive working session with the company and to continue building their projects that will be implemented within Mediapro eSports Area.