Featured Programmes

Featured Programmes

Impact Awards 2023 by EAE

The Impact Awards are given in recognition of entrepreneurs who are developing business models that help us work towards the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals.

Our entrepreneurial ecosystem provides an open, collaborative platform for connecting enhancing the visibility of ideas, entrepreneurs, startups and professionals working to generate a positive impact through their business models.

Take advantage of Privacy at MWC23 by APDCAT

We encourage you to learn how to make privacy your competitive advantage. It will improve your reputation and make your products and services more attractive for potential users. To make it easier we have issued our Guidelines on Privacy by design and by default. It intends to provide developers with key measures – and some contextual information – to be successful on creating products and services complying with data regulation from the very beginning. (Hall 8.1, 4YFN23, Booth B15) at 12 pm on the 1st of March.

GSMA Mobile for Development present: the GSMA Innovation Fund Portfolio Startups

Philippe Bellordre, Head of the GSMA Innovation Fund provides equity free grant funding and technical assistance to test digital innovations with positive socio-economic or environmental impact in emerging economies.
By partnering with donors such as the UK Foreign Commonwealth Development Organisation (FCDO) and Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida), we leverage public sector funding to catalyse digital innovation.
Join our networking session to meet a selection of our start-up innovators, over coffee and snacks. Hear about how they are driving impact with digital solutions and their journey to scale.


Amazon’s approach to innovation has remained consistent since the company first launched—start with the customer and work backwards. In this session, learn about Amazon’s peculiar culture and how Amazon innovates through four distinct, yet interdependent, elements: culture, mechanisms, architecture, and organization. Dive deep on each topic and learn more about practical applications, including Leadership Principles, working backwards, two-pizza teams, the PRFAQ doc, and why it’s always Day 1 at Amazon and AWS.

Desafia Program by Icex and Red.Ese

Training program sponsored by ICEX and Red.es with a view to fostering the immersion of Spanish technology entrepreneurs in the main global reference ecosystems and thus assisting them in their process of internationalization.
The program provides participants with tools that allow them to scale their business model, obtain financing and gain first-hand knowledge of the keys to success in the great centres of global innovation.