The global gathering for joining forces to solve the most complex challenges

La Marina de Valencia
October 8th, 2024

Our purpose

To interconnect all global and local actors in the same space-time
to transform global challenges into opportunities.​

What is The Gap
in Between

The Gap in Between – Annual Summit brings together diverse actors from around the world to delve into the most pressing social and environmental challenges, co-create innovative solutions, catalyze purpose-driven collaboration, and harness the power of everyone to change the world.

What to expect

01.

Highly curated and
engaging content

Enjoy and learn from top-tier speakers,
purpose-driven startups and inspiring
entrepreneurs and change-makers.

02.

High-value networking
opportunities

Discover new business opportunities, connect
with impact investors and a meet a glocal
community by participating in the available
networking activities and visiting the ecosystem
side events.

03.

Showcase

Meet, connect and collaborate with the most
innovative and high-impact solutions from
corporates, startups and entrepreneurs.

04.

Gathering areas and
co-creation activities

Engage in discussions and take part in co-creation
workshops in the connection and knowledge areas
to solve the most pressing social and environmental
challenges.

05.

Investors - entrepreneurs -
corporates matchmaking

Generate investment and growth opportunities
for the impact ecosystem stakeholders

We connect all the
global and local
players

The Gap in Between
Speakers

Here are some of the industry leaders and speakers who participated in the previous edition

Andy Lürling

Founding Partner

LUMO Labs

Gustavo Vinacua

CEO & Co-Founder

Net Positive Labs

Leandro Sigman

Chairman

Isud Pharma

Luis Adaime

CEO & Founder

Moss Earth

Nyagoy Nyong'o

Founder member & President of the Board

 TWIGA

Jesús Hernández Galán

Director Accesibilidad e Innovación

Fundación ONCE

Margarita Albors

Founder & President

Social Nest Foundation

Leandro Sigman

Chairman

Insud Pharma

Valérie Mazon

General Manager of Danone Communities

Danone

Filipe Almeida

President

Portugal Social Innovation

Karen Wilson

Founder

GV Partners

Fernando Garrido Ferradanes

Director EOI Mediterráneo

EOI Escuela de Organización  Industrial

Iker Marcaide

Founder & Chairman

Zubi Group

Marta Pahissa Espluga

Environmental Transformation Manager

DKV

Marta del Castillo

CEO

Social Nest Foundation

Luis Adaime

CEO & Founder

Moss Earth

Alberto Toril

Manager

Breakthrough Energy

Alejandro Sánchez Alarcón

Corporate Venturing

Naturgy Innovahub

Ana Isabel Montenegro García

Industrial Transformation Tech Portfolio Manager

Repsol

Andrés Saborido

Managing Director

Wayra

Ane Barrena Arruti

Directora Nacional de Relaciones Públicas y RSC

AIESEC en España

Andy Lürling

Founding Partner

LUMO Labs

Beatriz Jacoste

Director

KM ZERO

Bianca Dragomir

Director

Cleantech for Iberia

Carlos Rivera

Founder

Clicars/Fundación Alex Rivera

Carmen Moreno Morales

Sr Investment Associate

Repsol

Carmen Pumariño

Investment Director

Zubi Capital

Chema Nieto

CEO

Socialnius

Corinna Heilmann

Business Development & International Relations

Gourmet Catering & Events

Cristian Figueroa Llambias

Círculo de metodología

tejeRedes

Dagmar van Ravenswaay Claasen

Senior Partner

LUMO Labs

Daniel Truran

Co-Founder

B Lab Europe

Daniel Valledor

Founder

Lulla Care

David González Prieto

CEO & Fundador

DEPENCARE

Desirée Alayza

Leader Seed by EY

EY

Diana Ortega

Innovation Strategic Alliance Manager

Elewit, Redeia

Diego Fernández Del Corral

CEO & Co-Founder GELLIFY Iberia

GELLIFY

Elad Hameiri

CEO

Oceansix

Elsa Nightingale

Principal ESG Analyst

Canalys

Erik Thomsen

Sustainability Analytics

Target Impact

Facundo Etchebehere

SVP Sustainability Strategy & Partnerships

Danone

Fermín Cerezo

City Innovation Director

Valencia City Council

Fernando Marzal

Managing Director

Zubi Labs

Georges Belinga

Coordinator

Koop SF 34

Gustavo Vinacua

CEO & Co-Founder

Net Positive Labs

Inês Sequeira

Founder & Director

Casa do Impacto

Irene García García

Ayuntamiento de Madrid

Irene Milleiro

General Director

Ashoka

Irene Silvestre Gandia

Gestora de clientes

Caixa Popular

Isabel Guirao Piñeyro

Emprendedora Social

Ashoka Spain

Javier Ibáñez Martínez

Técnico de Innovación Social

Las Naves

Javier Sanz

Founder

Filantrópico

Jill Petzinger

Journalist

Jordi García Brustenga

Chief Startup Ecosystem Officer

Enisa

José Carlos Villena Pérez

Director, Partnerships for Development

COFIDES

Juan Carlos Garavito

Co-Founder & Managing Director

Moxe Foods

Julio Lumbreras

Director

citiES 2030

Keith Ippel

General Partner

Spring Impact Capital

Kilian Zaragozá

Co-Founder & CMO

Naria Tech

Laura Stocco

Co-Founder & CMO

Openversum

Liz Fleming

Chief Ecosystem Officer

South Summit

Lucía Calabria Tasa

Deputy Director

Valencia Activa

Mar Ferrer Saez

R&D&i Technician

Las Naves

Marianna Martinez Alfaro

Social Innovation Coordinator

Universidad de Zaragoza

Marion Schuppe

Fund Manager

makesense

Marisol Menéndez

Founder & CEO

WITH and Bilakatu

Mauro Xesteira

Col·lab public accelerator Manager

Las Naves

Mónica Vásquez Del Solar

Head of Strategy and Impact

Social Nest Foundation

Nacho Villoch

Director Innovación

Malaga Silver Economy Hub

Nana Adowaa Boateng

Chief of Section, Management of Social Transformations

UNESCO

Nani Moré Ramón

Fundadora y Directora

Menjadors ecològics

Natalia Ruiz Saez

Managing Partner

Net Zero Ventures

Octavi Uyà Rubio

CEO

Woodea

Paula Llobet Vilarrasa

Councilor of Tourism, Innovation, and Investments

Valencia City Council

Pedro Olazábal

Co-Founder

Hands-on Impact

Ricardo Román Santurio

CSO

Fracttal Tech

Rocío Suanzes

Director

Govtech LATAM by BID Lab

Rosa Ricucci

Knowledge and Impact Measurement Director

Ashoka

Rubén Hidalgo

Open Innovation Director

Breega

Sara A. Pedraz

COO

PATIO

Sebastian Kind

Founder & CEO

RELP

Silvia Cerrada Jiménez

Director

SAMHAB Foundation

Silvia Pérez Díaz

Sr Open Innovation Expert

Repsol

Susana Bokobo

CEO & CFO

Bokobokids Village

Uliana Torkunova

Co-Founder & CEO

LetMePark & LetMeCharge

Victor Drault

Partner

Breega

Agenda
2023 edition

9:00 – 9:30

Institutional Event
Enlightenment Stage

Welcome to the First edition of The Gap in Between

Paula Llobet, Councilor of Innovation, Investments, Tourism, and Entrepreneurship of the Valencia City Council.

Margarita Albors, Founder and President of Social Nest Foundation

Fernando Garrido, Director of the Mediterranea Region at EOI – Escuela Organización Industrial

Marta del Castillo, CEO of Social Nest Foundation

9:30 – 9:55

Fireshide Chat
Enlightenment Stage

A Journey about Profit and Purpose

Karen Wilson, Advisory Board Member to Several Companies and Global Impact Leader of Sorenson Impact

Dagmar van Ravenswaay Claasen, Senior Partner at LUMO Labs

Margarita Albors, Founder and President of Social Nest Foundation (Moderator)

9:55 – 10:10

Keynote
Enlightenment Stage

Bridge the Gap: Working towards a Sustainable, inclusive, and climate-consciousness humanity

Nana Adowaa Boateng, Chief of Section of the Management of Social Transformations (MOST) programme

10:10 – 10:35

Panel
Enlightenment Stage

The Vital relationship between Health and Environment

Keith Ippel, General Partner at Spring Impact Capital

Marta Pahissa, Espluga Head of Environmental Transformation at DKV Group

10:35 – 10:55

Fireshide Chat
Enlightenment Stage

Unveiling Potential: Unlocking the Opportunities in the Global South to catalyze impact

Nyagoy Nyong’o, Former Global CEO of Fairtrade, Founder member, and President of the Board of Twiga Girls’ Foundation

Marta del Castillo, CEO of Social Nest Foundation (Moderator)

10:55 – 11:15

Panel
Enlightenment Stage

Creating a Virtuous Cycle: Advancing real solutions for Plastic

Facundo Etchebehere SVP Sustainability Strategy and Partnerships at Danone

Ana Isabel Montenegro García, Industrial Transformation Tech Portfolio Manager at Repsol

Elsa Nightingale, MC of The Gap in Between (Moderator)

11:15 – 11:40

Panel
Enlightenment Stage

Providing a Secure Future: Access to Clean Water for All

Valérie Mazon, Managing Director at Danone Communities

Laura Stocco, Co-Founder and CMO of Openversum

Diego Fernández, Co-Founder and CEO of Gellify Iberia

11:40 – 12:05

Panel
Enlightenment Stage

The Crucial Role of Food Systems: The Keys to Nourish our Society

Juan Carlos Garavito, Co-Founder and Managing Director of Moxe Foods

Facundo Etchebehere, SVP Sustainability Strategy and Partnerships Danone

Beatriz Jacoste, Director of KM 0 (Moderator)

12:05- 12:25

Fireshide Chat
Enlightenment Stage

Practical Steps to Unlock the Power of Sustainable Cities

Erik Thomsen, Co-Founder of Target Impact

Daniel Truran, Co-Founder of B Lab Europe and Director General at ebbf (Moderator)

12:25 – 12:50

Panel
Enlightenment Stage

SDGs, Infrastructure, and Technology Towards More Sustainable Cities

Andy Lürling, Founding Partner at LUMO Labs

Nic Holden, Head of Digital Experience at the United Nations Development Programme

12:50 – 13:15

Panel
Enlightenment Stage

Energy and Tech for Good

Sebastian Kind, Chairman and CEO of RELP

Alberto Toril Castro, Manager, Europe – Power Sector at Breakthrough Energy

Bianca Dragomir, Director of Cleantech for Iberia (Moderator)

13:15 – 13:45

Panel
Enlightenment Stage

Impacta+: Towards a more diverse, more accessible, and more inclusive social entrepreneurship ecosystem

Susana Bokobo, Co-Founder, CFO and CEO of Bokobokids Village

Silvia Cerrada Jiménez, Director of SAMHAB Foundation

Georges Belinga, Founder and CEO of Koop SF 34

Mariana Martínez Alfaro, Specialist in Social Innovation, Citizen Innovation Laboratories and Citizen Participation

Irene Milleiro, Director General of Ashoka Spain and Portugal

13:45 – 14:05

Fireside chat
Enlightenment Stage

Entrepreneurs 4 Entrepreneurs: Accelerating Purpose and Impact -Driven Businesses

Leandro Sigman, Serial Entrepreneur and Chairman of Insud Pharma

Andrés Saborido, Managing Director of Wayra (Moderator)

14:05 – 15:30

Lunch Break
Enlightenment Stage

Lunch Break

15:30 – 15:55

Fireshide Chat
Enlightenment Stage

The Conscious Deployment of Capital: Catalyzing Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Filipe Almeida, President of Portugal Inovação Social

Pedro Olazabal, Co-Founder of Hands-on Impact (Moderator)

15:50 – 16:25

Panel
Enlightenment Stage

Major League Impact Investment Players

Iker Marcaide, Founder and Chairman of Zubi Group

Victor Drault, Partner at Breega

Liz Fleming, Chief Ecosystem Officer at South Summit

16:25 – 16:55

Panel
Enlightenment Stage

Mastering Impact Management

Inês Sequeira, Founder and Director of Casa do Impacto

Marion Schuppe, Fund Manager at makesense

Mónica Vásquez Del Solar, Head of Strategy and Impact of Social Nest Foundation (Moderator)

16:55 – 17:55

RadiOI
Enlightenment Stage

Ecosystems & Unlikely Partners: Creating the future in collaboration

Marisol Menéndez, Founder and CEO of WITH and Bilakatu

Javier Ibáñez, Head of Citizens Labs and Social Innovation Technician at Las Naves

Fernando Marzal, Managing Director of Zubi Labs

Ricardo Román, CSO at Fracttal

Sara Pedraz, COO at PATIO

17:55 – 18:10

Fireshide Chat
Enlightenment Stage

Is the World Better Off Because Your Business is In It?: ESG, GigaTrends, and the Drive to Net Positive

Andrew Winston, Renowned Sustainability Expert, Author of “Net-Positive” and Founder of Winston Eco-Strategies

Margarita Albors, Founder and President of Social Nest Foundation (Moderator)

18:10 – 18:40

Institutional Event
Enlightenment Stage

Closing Remarks and Winners’ Announcement of The Gap in Between Startup Challenge

10:00 – 10:25

Fireside chat
Discovery Stage

Mother Earth’s Vital Hues: Embracing Blue and Green to achieve Net-Zero

Luis Felipe Adaime, Founder and CEO of Moss.Earth

Gustavo Vinacua, Co-Founder and CEO of Net Positive Labs (Moderator)

10:25 – 10:55

Pitch
Discovery Stage

Climate Action and Natural Resource Conservation The Gap in Between Startup Challenge

Luis Muñoz Lombardo, Founder of Solum

Álvaro Soler Esteban, Head of Business Development at PowerfulTree

Pavel Panasjuk, Co-Founder and CEO of DAC

Costanza Pinto Bonomo, Co-Founder and COO of ORYGEN

Paula Sánchez, Co-Founder and CEO of CoCircular

10:55 – 11:15

Panel
Discovery Stage

Public Administration and Social Entrepreneurs: Collaborative Innovation Redefining the Game

Jordi García Brustenga, Chief Startup Ecosystem Promotion Officer at ENISA

Rocío Suanzes Director of Govtech, LATAM by BID Lab (Moderator)

11:15 – 11:35

Panel
Discovery Stage

Urgency for Planet Survival: Invest & Solve

Octavi Uyà Rubio, CEO of Woodea

Fernando Casado, Co-Founder and General Partner at INCLIMO Climate Tech Fund

Rocío Suanzes, Director of Govtech LATAM by BID Lab (Moderator)

11:35 – 11:40

Projects’ Showcase Session
Discovery Stage

NASA International Space Apps Challenge Winner’s Pitch

Fernando Romero Liñán, The NASA International Space Apps Challenge Winner, and Student at the Technical University of Valencia

11:40 – 12:10

Pitch
Discovery Stage

Social Inclusion The Gap in Between Startup Challenge – Supported by Fundación Once

Luisa Velez, Founder and CEO of Skalo

Nina Kiwit, CEO of MindAhead

Kilian Zaragozá Co-Founder and CEO of Naria Tech

Erin Janklow, CBO of Parrots

Pablo Pérez, CEO of Foloou.me

12:10 – 12:30

Panel
Discovery Stage

Innovative Alliances: Accelerating Technology through Open Innovation Ecosystems

Natalia Ruiz, Managing Partner at Net Zero Ventures

Carmen Moreno, Morales Sr. Investment Associate at Repsol

Silvia Pérez, Sr. Open Innovation Expert at Repsol

12:30 – 12:45

Fireshide chat
Discovery Stage

People and Planet Positive

Laura Escalante, Sustainability Business Partner at Ikea Spain

Rocío Suanzes, Director of Govtech LATAM by BID Lab

12:45 – 13:10

Panel
Discovery Stage

Meet the changemakers, doing their part in building a better world

Elad Hameiri, Chief Executive Officer of Oceansix

Carlos River,  Founder of Clicars and Alex Rivera Foundation

Uliana Torkunova, Founder and CEO of LetMePark and Co Founder of LetMeCharge

Ane Barrera, National Director of Public Relationships and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) AIESEC (Moderator)

13:10 – 13:40

Panel
Discovery Stage

Empowering Inclusion: Making Lives Easier and More Accessible

David González Prieto, CEO of Depencare

Jesús Hernández-Galán, Director of Accessibility and Innovation at Fundación ONCE

Alberto Tornero, Partner of High Growth Companies at PWC

María Cano, Head of Entrepreneurship at Social Nest Foundation

13:40 – 14:10

Panel
Discovery Stage

WITHTalks: New Leadership Models

Marisol Menéndez, Founder and CEO of WITH and Bilakatu

Alberto Tornero, Partner of High Growth Companies at PWC

14:10 – 15:30

Lunch Break
Discovery Stage

Lunch Break

15:30 – 16:00

Panel
Discovery Stage

Success Stories on How Entrepreneurship Social isTransforming Cities

Isabel Guirao Piñeyro, Ashoka Social Entrepreneur, and Technical Director at A toda Vela

Nani Moré, Specialized Technician in Healthy and Sustainable Collectivities, Chef and Director at Menjadors Ecològics

Lucía Calabria Tasa, Deputy Director at València Activa

Rosa Ricucci, Knowledge and Impact Measurement Director at Ashoka

16:00 – 16:35

Panel
Discovery Stage

How to Decarbonize Cities by 2030? The experience of citiES, Valencia, and Madrid

Julio Lumbreras, Professor at the Technical University of Madrid, and Director of citiES 2030

Fermín Cerezo City Innovation Director at the València City Council

Irene García, Head of Climate Change Department at the Madrid City Council

Mar Ferrer, R&D&i Technician at Las Naves (Moderator)

16:35 – 17:05

Pitch
Discovery Stage

Tech for Good The Gap in Between Startup Challenge

Pelayo Achondo, Co-Founder of Digüd

Robin Yan, Co-Founder and CEO of Fana

Miguel Moral, Salarich Co-Founder of Kämpe

Isabel Caruana, Founder and CEO of Ailin

Alba García Betorz, Co-CEO of Bcome

17:05 – 17:25

Fireside chat
Discovery Stage

The Catering R-evolution: Teaming Up for Impact and Feeding Change

Corinna Heilmann, Business Development and International Relations at Gourmet Catering & Venues

Killian Zaragozá, Co-Founder and CEO of Naria

17:25 – 17:55

Pitch
Discovery Stage

Sustainable Food Systems and Nutrition solutions TGIB Challenge

Daniel Gómez-Bravo, CEO of Bread Free

Iñigo Monreal, CEO of SMALLOPS

Françoise de Valera, Co-Founder and CEO of Pack2Earth

Joaquin Fisch, Co-Founder and CEO of Nat4bio

Julio Madrigal Matute, CEO of IBIONS (Instituto Biomédico de Nutrición y Salud)

10:00 – 10:20

Keynote
Rocket Stage

In Wood We trust: The Story Behind the Rocket Stage Construction

Octavi Uyà Rubio, CEO of Woodea

Pedro Olazabal, Co-Founder of Hands-on Impact

10:20 – 10:50

Pitch
Rocket Stage

Col-lab by Las Naves Pitch Session

Mauro Xesteira, Col·Lab Public Accelerator Manager at Las Naves

Katherine García, Marketing and Sales at Maminat

Nadine Strzelczyk, Co-Founder of VORAMAR fanplastic

Juan Carlos Betancourt, CEO of LLUM Virtual

Pedro Sáez Martínez Co-Founder and Strategic Designer at Monnou Studio

10:50 – 11:10

Fireside chat
Rocket Stage

Unleashing the power of Network Creation and Collaboration

Cristian Figueroa Llambias, Founder of the Methodology Circle at TejeRedes

Marisol Menéndez, Founder and CEO of WITH and Bilakatu

11:10 – 11:50

Pitch
Rocket Stage

Caixa Popular’s Remarkable Entrepreneurs

Irene Silvestre Gandia, Customer Manager at Caixa Popular

Wojtek Siudzinski, CEO of Gaia Charge

Alejandro Carbonell, Co-Founder and CEO of Green Urban Data

Ricardo Báguena Sáez, Marketing Manager at CERIAN SHOWER

Fede Sainz de Robles, Founder and CEO of Sepiia

Nicholas Weber, Co-Founder of Forest Chain

Sara Rico, CEO of IN RESET

11:50 – 11:55

Pitch
Rocket Stage

Projects’ Showcase Session

Javier Sanz, Founder of Filantrópico

11:55 – 12:00

Institutional Event
Rocket Stage

LLAMP 3i CV Welcoming Remarks

12:00 – 14:00

Pitch
Rocket Stage

Block 1: LLAMP 3i CV Event Battle Pitch

Rafael Amoros Amiguet, CEO of Accesit Inclusivo

Francisco Giménez Imbernón, CEO of AMMARKET

Miguel Ángel Romero, Valero CEO of AtriaMove

Lucía Milián Hernández, COO of Bioscore Sustainability

María Esther Normey Scaraffoni, Director at Building Tech Solutions

Isidro Fernández Ortuño, CEO of Bumerania Robotics

Beltrán Aznar, Founder and CEO of Clevergy

Sofía Hernández Cobarro, Co-Founder of ECLEKTE COOP V

Marcos Gijón Aguilar, Promoter at Esveva

Esterri Peña Cañete de Cárdenas, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of FITPLANET

Nela Grau, Founder and CEO of Sekond

Daniel Knight Head of Communications at ICS (Instituto de Construcción Sostenible)

14:00 – 15:30

Lunch Break
Rocket Stage

Lunch Break

15:30 – 17:30

Fireshide Chat
Rocket Stage

Block 2: LLAMP 3i CV Event Battle Pitch

Pilar Robles Villalba, CEO of Knit in Web

Esteban Salvemini, Founder of La Fábrica De Hobbies

Javier Busquets Mataix, CEO of Marine Systems and Robotics

Adrià Aguado Lorente, CEO of Miivo Mobility

Caterina Coll Lozano, CEO of PERSEO Biotechnology

Maria Sanchis Gil, CEO of PREDESAL Sustainable Food Consulting

Asier Martínez Ferrándiz, Engineer at Quimsil Siliconas

Ferran Climent Ángel, CCO at RedEco

Marta Maneja Barniol, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of GLOOP – Revolución Sostenible

Marta Fabián García, President of the Cooperative Zaperoco Coop. V.

Angélica Bellver, CEO of SharingAway

17:30-18:00

Keynote
Rocket Stage

Equitability – Innovation and sustainability connected

Mónica Vásquez Del Solar, Head of Strategy and Impact of Social Nest Foundation

Diana Ortega, Innovation Strategic Alliance Manager at Elewit

Partnerships for the Future

Leveraging our knowledge, skills and networks to build a sustainable future for All.

Impact Investing and Innovative Finance

Putting investment and finance at the service of impact.

Accelerating the Transition to a Net Zero Economy

Unleashing the power of technology, innovation, and sustainable practices.

Harnessing the Power of Diversity and Inclusion

Driving growth and creating positive impact.

Technology-Driven Solutions for Societal Challenges and Corporate Impact Venturing

How technology reaches end-users and addresses pressing society problems.

October 24th

Sessions: Working sessions by invitation only.

Location: Las Naves (Juan Verdeguer, 16, 46024 Valencia)

October 25th

Main Program: Keynote Presentations, Fireside Chats, Panels, Sustainable Products Market, Startups Showcase and Pitches, and Workshops open to all registered attendees.

Networking Sessions: Exclusive networking activities for investors, corporates, and startups by invitation only.

Time: 9 am to 7 pm

Location: La Marina de Valencia (Travesía, s/n, 46024 Valencia)

10:00 – 10:25

Fireside chat
Discovery Stage

Mother Earth’s Vital Hues: Embracing Blue and Green to achieve Net-Zero

Luis Felipe Adaime, Founder and CEO of Moss.Earth

Gustavo Vinacua, Co-Founder and CEO of Net Positive Labs (Moderator)

10:25 – 10:55

Pitch
Discovery Stage

Climate Action and Natural Resource Conservation The Gap in Between Startup Challenge

Luis Muñoz Lombardo, Founder of Solum

Álvaro Soler Esteban, Head of Business Development at PowerfulTree

Pavel Panasjuk, Co-Founder and CEO of DAC

Costanza Pinto Bonomo, Co-Founder and COO of ORYGEN

Paula Sánchez, Co-Founder and CEO of CoCircular

10:55 – 11:15

Panel
Discovery Stage

Public Administration and Social Entrepreneurs: Collaborative Innovation Redefining the Game

Jordi García Brustenga, Chief Startup Ecosystem Promotion Officer at ENISA

Rocío Suanzes Director of Govtech, LATAM by BID Lab (Moderator)

11:15 – 11:35

Panel
Discovery Stage

Urgency for Planet Survival: Invest & Solve

Octavi Uyà Rubio, CEO of Woodea

Fernando Casado, Co-Founder and General Partner at INCLIMO Climate Tech Fund

Rocío Suanzes, Director of Govtech LATAM by BID Lab (Moderator)

11:35 – 11:40

Projects’ Showcase Session
Discovery Stage

NASA International Space Apps Challenge Winner’s Pitch

Fernando Romero Liñán, The NASA International Space Apps Challenge Winner, and Student at the Technical University of Valencia

11:40 – 12:10

Pitch
Discovery Stage

Social Inclusion The Gap in Between Startup Challenge – Supported by Fundación Once

Luisa Velez, Founder and CEO of Skalo

Nina Kiwit, CEO of MindAhead

Kilian Zaragozá Co-Founder and CEO of Naria Tech

Erin Janklow, CBO of Parrots

Pablo Pérez, CEO of Foloou.me

12:10 – 12:30

Panel
Discovery Stage

Innovative Alliances: Accelerating Technology through Open Innovation Ecosystems

Natalia Ruiz, Managing Partner at Net Zero Ventures

Carmen Moreno, Morales Sr. Investment Associate at Repsol

Silvia Pérez, Sr. Open Innovation Expert at Repsol

12:30 – 12:45

Fireshide chat
Discovery Stage

People and Planet Positive

Laura Escalante, Sustainability Business Partner at Ikea Spain

Rocío Suanzes, Director of Govtech LATAM by BID Lab

12:45 – 13:10

Panel
Discovery Stage

Meet the changemakers, doing their part in building a better world

Elad Hameiri, Chief Executive Officer of Oceansix

Carlos River,  Founder of Clicars and Alex Rivera Foundation

Uliana Torkunova, Founder and CEO of LetMePark and Co Founder of LetMeCharge

Ane Barrera, National Director of Public Relationships and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) AIESEC (Moderator)

13:10 – 13:40

Panel
Discovery Stage

Empowering Inclusion: Making Lives Easier and More Accessible

David González Prieto, CEO of Depencare

Jesús Hernández-Galán, Director of Accessibility and Innovation at Fundación ONCE

Alberto Tornero, Partner of High Growth Companies at PWC

María Cano, Head of Entrepreneurship at Social Nest Foundation

13:40 – 14:10

Panel
Discovery Stage

WITHTalks: New Leadership Models

Marisol Menéndez, Founder and CEO of WITH and Bilakatu

Alberto Tornero, Partner of High Growth Companies at PWC

14:10 – 15:30

Lunch Break
Discovery Stage

Lunch Break

15:30 – 16:00

Panel
Discovery Stage

Success Stories on How Entrepreneurship Social isTransforming Cities

Isabel Guirao Piñeyro, Ashoka Social Entrepreneur, and Technical Director at A toda Vela

Nani Moré, Specialized Technician in Healthy and Sustainable Collectivities, Chef and Director at Menjadors Ecològics

Lucía Calabria Tasa, Deputy Director at València Activa

Rosa Ricucci, Knowledge and Impact Measurement Director at Ashoka

16:00 – 16:35

Panel
Discovery Stage

How to Decarbonize Cities by 2030? The experience of citiES, Valencia, and Madrid

Julio Lumbreras, Professor at the Technical University of Madrid, and Director of citiES 2030

Fermín Cerezo City Innovation Director at the València City Council

Irene García, Head of Climate Change Department at the Madrid City Council

Mar Ferrer, R&D&i Technician at Las Naves (Moderator)

16:35 – 17:05

Pitch
Discovery Stage

Tech for Good The Gap in Between Startup Challenge

Pelayo Achondo, Co-Founder of Digüd

Robin Yan, Co-Founder and CEO of Fana

Miguel Moral, Salarich Co-Founder of Kämpe

Isabel Caruana, Founder and CEO of Ailin

Alba García Betorz, Co-CEO of Bcome

17:05 – 17:25

Fireside chat
Discovery Stage

The Catering R-evolution: Teaming Up for Impact and Feeding Change

Corinna Heilmann, Business Development and International Relations at Gourmet Catering & Venues

Killian Zaragozá, Co-Founder and CEO of Naria

17:25 – 17:55

Pitch
Discovery Stage

Sustainable Food Systems and Nutrition solutions TGIB Challenge

Daniel Gómez-Bravo, CEO of Bread Free

Iñigo Monreal, CEO of SMALLOPS

Françoise de Valera, Co-Founder and CEO of Pack2Earth

Joaquin Fisch, Co-Founder and CEO of Nat4bio

Julio Madrigal Matute, CEO of IBIONS (Instituto Biomédico de Nutrición y Salud)

10:00 – 10:20

Keynote
Rocket Stage

In Wood We trust: The Story Behind the Rocket Stage Construction

Octavi Uyà Rubio, CEO of Woodea

Pedro Olazabal, Co-Founder of Hands-on Impact

10:20 – 10:50

Pitch
Rocket Stage

Col-lab by Las Naves Pitch Session

Mauro Xesteira, Col·Lab Public Accelerator Manager at Las Naves

Katherine García, Marketing and Sales at Maminat

Nadine Strzelczyk, Co-Founder of VORAMAR fanplastic

Juan Carlos Betancourt, CEO of LLUM Virtual

Pedro Sáez Martínez Co-Founder and Strategic Designer at Monnou Studio

10:50 – 11:10

Fireside chat
Rocket Stage

Unleashing the power of Network Creation and Collaboration

Cristian Figueroa Llambias, Founder of the Methodology Circle at TejeRedes

Marisol Menéndez, Founder and CEO of WITH and Bilakatu

11:10 – 11:50

Pitch
Rocket Stage

Caixa Popular’s Remarkable Entrepreneurs

Irene Silvestre Gandia, Customer Manager at Caixa Popular

Wojtek Siudzinski, CEO of Gaia Charge

Alejandro Carbonell, Co-Founder and CEO of Green Urban Data

Ricardo Báguena Sáez, Marketing Manager at CERIAN SHOWER

Fede Sainz de Robles, Founder and CEO of Sepiia

Nicholas Weber, Co-Founder of Forest Chain

Sara Rico, CEO of IN RESET

11:50 – 11:55

Pitch
Rocket Stage

Projects’ Showcase Session

Javier Sanz, Founder of Filantrópico

11:55 – 12:00

Institutional Event
Rocket Stage

LLAMP 3i CV Welcoming Remarks

12:00 – 14:00

Pitch
Rocket Stage

Block 1: LLAMP 3i CV Event Battle Pitch

Rafael Amoros Amiguet, CEO of Accesit Inclusivo

Francisco Giménez Imbernón, CEO of AMMARKET

Miguel Ángel Romero, Valero CEO of AtriaMove

Lucía Milián Hernández, COO of Bioscore Sustainability

María Esther Normey Scaraffoni, Director at Building Tech Solutions

Isidro Fernández Ortuño, CEO of Bumerania Robotics

Beltrán Aznar, Founder and CEO of Clevergy

Sofía Hernández Cobarro, Co-Founder of ECLEKTE COOP V

Marcos Gijón Aguilar, Promoter at Esveva

Esterri Peña Cañete de Cárdenas, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of FITPLANET

Nela Grau, Founder and CEO of Sekond

Daniel Knight Head of Communications at ICS (Instituto de Construcción Sostenible)

14:00 – 15:30

Lunch Break
Rocket Stage

Lunch Break

15:30 – 17:30

Fireshide Chat
Rocket Stage

Block 2: LLAMP 3i CV Event Battle Pitch

Pilar Robles Villalba, CEO of Knit in Web

Esteban Salvemini, Founder of La Fábrica De Hobbies

Javier Busquets Mataix, CEO of Marine Systems and Robotics

Adrià Aguado Lorente, CEO of Miivo Mobility

Caterina Coll Lozano, CEO of PERSEO Biotechnology

Maria Sanchis Gil, CEO of PREDESAL Sustainable Food Consulting

Asier Martínez Ferrándiz, Engineer at Quimsil Siliconas

Ferran Climent Ángel, CCO at RedEco

Marta Maneja Barniol, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of GLOOP – Revolución Sostenible

Marta Fabián García, President of the Cooperative Zaperoco Coop. V.

Angélica Bellver, CEO of SharingAway

17:30-18:00

Keynote
Rocket Stage

Equitability – Innovation and sustainability connected

Mónica Vásquez Del Solar, Head of Strategy and Impact of Social Nest Foundation

Diana Ortega, Innovation Strategic Alliance Manager at Elewit

8:30

Track

Access Hall

Check-in

9:00 – 19:00

Track

Access Hall

Main Program

Keynote Presentations, Fireside Chats, Panels, Sustainable Products Market, Startups Showcase and Pitches, and Workshops open to all registered attendees.

9:00 – 19:00

Track

Access Hall

Networking Sessions

Exclusive networking activities for investors, corporates, and startups by invitation only.

Ready to step up and join the ultimate impact Startup Challenge?

If you are a startup whose main purpose is to solve social or environmental challenges, we are looking for you.

The Gap in Between | Social Nest Foundation

Time

October 8th, 2024
8:30h - 19:00h

Location

Base 1 (Zeus)
La Marina de Valencia

Travesía, s/n,
46024 Valencia

La Marina de Valencia

The previous edition of The Gap in Between received support from:

Catalyst Partners

 
NextGeneration EU
Secretaría General de Industria y PYME
Plan de Recuperación
EOI
Conselleria de Innovación, Industria, Comercio y Turismo
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Global Impact Partners

 
Las Naves 1
Las Naves 2
Las Naves 3
Caixa Popular
Fi Impact Investing
 

Sector Transformation Partners

 
Zubi Group
Woodea
Hands-on Impact
Danone
Fundación Once
 

Change Leader Partners

 
Camara Valencia
Invest in Valencia
Repsol
4YFN
DKV
 

Strategic Partners

 
Ashoka
Marina de Empresas
Wayra
First Drop
Dinapsis-Hidraqua
 

Ecosystem Partners

 
Bilakatu
Startup Valencia
VDS Side Event 2023
KM ZERO
Area101
MUT
B Lab
Biohub
Gellify
Seedrs
Cloud District
Koga
BIGBAN
Beta Cards
Naria
AIESEC
Zeus
StartUp Sustainable & Co
INNSOMNIA
EAE Business School Madrid
Griffo
Agua Nea
Florida Universitaria
 

Media Partners

 
El Referente
Pioneers Post
Funds Society
Igluu
 

Startup Challenge Ecosystem Partners

 
ISDI
Plug and Play
La Nave
Agora
Agrotecuv
Almanatura
BLUM
BridgeforBillions
Cardumen Capital
Cámara Santa Cruz de Tenerife
CEEI Asturias
CEEI Valencia
Cesuga
CIEC
Clarke Modet
Demeter
Enion Venture Partners
Eoniq
Esade
Ideas UPV
Barcelona Impact Hub
CIEM Zaragoza
Kaya
Leanox
Embajada de Israel de España
NZV
New Ventures
Norrsken
PiiC
Procolombia
Sannas
South Summit
UPB
Viva idea
Black Shiip
WavveUp
Globant Ventures
Be Kind Tech Fund
Fondo Bolsa Social
Katapult
Yunus
Founders Foundation
Embarca
AYO
 
 
NextGeneration EU
Secretaría General de Industria y PYME
Plan de Recuperación
EOI
Conselleria de Innovación, Industria, Comercio y Turismo
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