Tech entrepreneur, media personality, investor and philanthropist Ingrid Vanderveldt, visits Spain to meet with Spanish entrepreneurs, women leaders and youth, in Madrid, Barcelona, and Santander. These events will kick off a series of activities that will lead up to Global Entrepreneurship Week and Women’s Entrepreneurship Day, annual gatherings aimed at creating an environment that empowers innovators, particularly women, to take their ideas to the next level.
Ingrid Vanderveldt (iV) is the Founder and Chairman of Empowering a Billion Women by 2020 (EBW2020), MintHER™ (The Engine Powering a Billion Women by 2020) and Vanderveldt Global Investments. iV also heads the $100M IV Credit Fund and The IV Club (by invitation only for fast growth women led businesses on track to generate $100M plus with a global impact). Previously, she was the first Entrepreneur-in-Residence (“EIR”) for Dell Inc. where she oversaw entrepreneurial initiatives worldwide helping to build a $250 million business segment and founded the $125M Dell Innovators Credit Fund, Dell Founders Club, and the Dell Center for Entrepreneurs during her 3-year term.
iV sits on the 2nd United Nations Foundation’s Global Entrepreneurs Council, is founding organizer of the GLASS Forum (Global Leadership & Sustainable Success), and co-founder of The Billionaire Girls Club. She also created and hosted CNBC’s first original primetime series, “American Made,” reaching over 1M viewers around the globe and serves on the Advisory boards of Springboard Enterprises, Current Motor, and is a Dell Women’s Entrepreneur Network (DWEN) Member.
iV has been featured on outlets including NBC, CNBC, FOX, ABC, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Bloomberg, CNN Money, Fortune Magazine, Fast Company, Inc Magazine and Entrepreneur Magazine. She holds a Masters in Architecture at the Savannah College of Art & Design and an MBA in Entrepreneurship from UT at Austin.
Join us in:
Thursday, October 19, 2017, 11:30pm: “The Role of Tech to Empower Women in Business Worldwide”
In collaboration with elpuente and introduced by Patricia Araque, Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Ambassador, who will update us on the programmed activities around Women’s Entrepreneurship Day, which will take place in November.
elpuente, Matadero, Paseo de la Chopera 10, Madrid.
In English. Free entry. To register visit: https://www.eventbrite.es/e/entradas-pre-lanzamiento-del-dia-internacional-de-la-emprendedora-con-ingrid-vanderveldt-38578318790
Thursday, October 19, 2017, 18:30pm: “Making the impossible possible: technology as the engine of global business success”
In collaboration with Impact Hub Madrid.
Impact Hub Madrid, calle Alameda 22, Madrid.
In English. Free entry. To register visit: https://madrid.impacthub.net/evento/encuentro-con-ingrid-vanderveldt/