MicroBank LaCaixa

Conference “The impulse of microfinances in Europe”


May 2010, Barcelona

Organized by Microbank from LaCaixa, this conference was opened by Her Majesty Queen Sofia of Spain. Its aim was to discuss he role of banks in the microcredit development in Europe and it was also an opportunity to meet European banks and projects similar to MicroBank (the social bank of LaCaixa) with experiences in the field.

The representatives of the major EU institutions as well as over 100 financial entities, institutional bodies and experts coming from Europe, America and Japan took part in this event held in Barcelona.

SinergiQ was in charge of the development of the programme and the overall coordination of relationship with speakers. Our company also managed the technical secretariat of the event, taking care of the invitation process, registrations and the logistic issues of all the attendees.

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“LeWeb París” Conference 2013 and 2014

LeWeb Startup Competition, Barcelona 2014


2013-to date, Barcelona and Paris

LeWeb is Europe’s most important conference on digital innovation. It takes place in Paris every year and gathers more than 3.200 attendees. Before each edition, there is a “Startup Tour” in four European cities. Barcelona was one of the selected cities in 2014: 71 applicants, 12 finalists, 2 winners and 9 juries took part in this key innovation contest.

As LeWeb representative for Spain, SinergiQ coordinated the organization of the “Barcelona” stage of the 2014 Startup Tour as well as the presence of the Spanish participants at LeWeb Paris 2013 and 2014.

Zinc Shower 2015

Investors’ Corner


May 2015, Madrid

ZincShower is Spain’s most important event in creative and collaborative economy. During its third edition (2015) it gathered 50 national and international investors, with an investment capacity of 120 million euros. 100 innovative start-ups, 8 working sessions and 1 minute for each elevator pitch were the key ingredients of the hundreds of high profile speed-date meetings held during two days.

Together with YouNoodle, SinergiQ was in charge of the Investors’ Corner coordination, including the invitation, follow up and communication with the investors and participants start-ups. The event was highly productive and successful in terms of audience, quality and dynamism.

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Special Program “Meet the Investors”, Sonar Festival 2015


June 2015, Barcelona

Sonar is one of the world’s most renowned festivals in the areas of music production, creativity and technology. The “Sonar PlusD” is a parallel event devoted to the digital transformation of the industry, with 4.500 representatives, 24 national and international investors, dozens of start-ups and entrepreneurs, and 230 elevator-pitch meetings.

Under Fresh Thinking Barcelona’s supervision, responsible for the “Sonar+D Startup Competition”, SinergiQ was in charge of the coordination of the “Meet the Investors” special program.

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Generalitat de Catalunya, Departament de Vicepresidència.

Political and business delegation to India, led by the Catalan Vice-President.


February 2007, India

On February 2007, the Catalan Vice-President led a political and business delegation travelling to India, in order to attend the 4 Motors European Association and the FICCI (Indian Commerce and Industry Chambers Federation) in New Delhi. The delegation also travelled to Bangalore in order to meet and visit technological and bio-tech corporations, and to Anantapur, where they met Vicente Ferrer, founder of a leading Spanish charitable foundation, in order to inaugurate schools and hospitals funded by the Government of Catalonia.

SinergiQ was in charge of designing and managing the protocol of the visit, including a prospection trip was done three weeks before in coordination with the Spanish Embassy in New Delhi..

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Annual Meeting 2015 – Buenos Aires (Argentina)

XI World Congress 2014 – Hyderabad (India)


October 2014 and May 2015, Hyderabad and Buenos Aires

METROPOLIS is the world association of cities with more than 1 million inhabitants. During its Annual Meeting held in May 2015 in Buenos Aires, 63 cities from 37 countries participated. There were 623 international delegates and 151 organizations taking part in 19 working sessions.

One year before, the annual meeting was held in Hyderabad, India. There 93 cities, 250 international speakers, 1.800 delegates took part in 60 sessions resulting in over 700 clippings in international media.

SinergiQ advised Metropolis Secretariat in the definition of the sponsorship strategy of both events, as well as in the relationship with sponsors. Our company also coordinated the participation of key international organizations such as FIBA, World Business Council for Suitable Development (WBCSD) and We Are Water Foundation.

Fotografías © Metropolis