MADBLUE
At MadBlue we work to promote and generate a positive social and environmental impact through innovation, investment, technology, music, sports and culture.

THE EVENT OF THE YEAR WHERE INNOVATION HAS A PURPOSE

MadBlue Impact Summit has established itself as the annual event in the innovation and impact investment sector in Madrid.
For two days, entrepreneurs with the most innovative solutions, investors, organisations and institutions, key players in the economy and regulatory bodies, and companies determined to become the leaders of the future, connect in this event where they share knowledge and build the links, synergies and the necessary transactionality to drive change towards a better planet and a better society. Do you also want to connect with them?

AGENDA AT A GLANCE

MORNING

Climate Coffee – Networking
Startups Exhibition
Opening and presentation MadBlue Talks
Talk 1: Marine Natural Capital
Talk 2: Blue Superfoods
Speed Dating Sessions with Investors

AFTERNOON

Bites of Innovation – Networking Lunch
Startups Exhibition
Talk 3: Marine Genetic Resources
Talk 4: Marine Energy

 

MORNING

Startup Exhibition
Speed Dating Sessions with Investors
Tours – Competition Part 1. The Choice of Startups
MadBlue Innovation Bootcamp – Workshops

AFTERNOON

Startup Exhibition
MadBlue Innovation Bootcamp – Workshops
Superfinal – Competition Part 2. The Public’s Choice
Entrega MadBlue Impact Awards
Mingle Drinks – Talent & Entrepreneur Networking

OUR THEMES AT MADBLUE IMPACT SUMMIT 2024

MARINE NATURAL CAPITAL

The ocean as an investment opportunity


Blue Superfoods

Novel seafood


MARINE GENETIC RESOURCES

The ocean’s greatest wealth, yet to be explored


MARINE ENERGY

Clean, almost limitless energy

WHAT DOES IT CONSIST OF?

 

STARTUP EXHIBITION


Discover more than 70 startups that are changing the world in a single exhibition space. Meet the minds behind each solution at their individual booth.

MADBLUE TALKS


The Hub for the Blue Economy. We bring together the most prominent leaders to debate and explore in depth the main issues that define this new economic model: energy, food, territory and governance, and marine biotechnology.

MADBLUE INNOVATION BOOTCAMP


The most practical programming content. Dynamic talks and workshops designed to empower your startup, investment fund or company. All with the same purpose: to help you make a positive impact with greater success.

MADBLUE IMPACT AWARD


A jury of experts from the different branches of Low Carbon Transition, Smart Cities, Food Security & Water Access, People & Social Impact and Tech & New Economy, will choose the best impact projects from each of the verticals that will be part of the Summit.

MADBLUE INNOVATION BITES


Who doesn’t like to eat? Join these gatherings where ideas are served up in small portions of excellence. In intimate and exclusive lunches, only a lucky few will share with influential speakers, exploring momentous topics in a refined and relaxed atmosphere. Do you dare to take your place at the table for crucial conversations?

NETWORKING


The essence of the MadBlue Summit lies in its transactional approach. We bring together key change agents in one place, we design dynamic networking and matchmaking activities to ensure that you get to know each other, beyond the fact that you can do it organically. Will you join our community of brilliant minds, influencers, passionate and inspiring spirits? Come and become a MadBluer, we look forward to meeting / seeing you again.

WHO PARTICIPATES

 

 

SPEAKERS

Discover the most outstanding speakers at the MadBlue Impact Summit. In our 4th edition the themes will be Marine Natural Capital, Blue Superfoods, Marine Genetic Resources and Marine Energy.

MADBLUE FIVE OCEANS AWARD WINNERS

These are some of the winners of the previous years’ editions 2023, 2022 and 2021.
We will announce the 2024 winners soon!

Startups that are changing the world

Explore more than 70 startups that have participated in the MadBlue Impact Summit and belong to the MadBlue Hub – our communities of positive impact entrepreneurs.

INVESTORS CONTRIBUTING TO CHANGE

Thanks to our clients, investment funds and other institutions, the greatest business opportunities were created for the participants.

MADBLUE SUMMIT has the highest distinction as an Event of Excepcional Public Interest by the Spanish Government.

INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT

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