On 6th of March of 2015, Associação Nacional de Jovens Empresários – ANJE (National Association of Young Entrepreneurs) has hosted the Conference “Entrepreneurship 2020: without gender, number or degree”.
The main focus of this conference was the future of the entrepreneurial initiative and it was complemented with the Show of Entrepreneurship 3.0 and the Entrepreneurial Bootcamp of the BIP – Business Ignition Programme (the ideas accelerator promoted by the University of Porto in partnership with ANJE). The journey was closed by the Portuguese Prime Minister Pedro Passos Coelho and it counted with more than 400 participants coming from all over the country.
MentorTec was present at this conference and had the chance to interact with different stakeholders of the entrepreneurial context, including capital venture entities, business angels, entrepreneurs, academics and professionals supporting entrepreneurship. It was also possible to know some startups with potential of innovation and suitable to be integrated in the Entrepreneurial Bootcamp of the BIP.
By participating in this event, MentorTec had the opportunity to be aware of some good practices and programs supporting entrepreneurship and of reinforcing its list of stakeholders, regarding the dissemination of the MENTEE project.
Further information about this conference can be found here: http://mailing.anje.pt/v/aPUeh10Pe8Le3903666150 (available in Portuguese).