After the success of the first phase, held on the 21st and 22nd of April, the 1st Online Acceleration Bootcamp in the Algarve will return on the 4th and 5th of May, when the 12 selected startups present their pitches for evaluation by the panel of judges.
The closing session of the 1st Online Acceleration Bootcamp in the Algarve, promoted by StartUp Portimão, will be open to the public and is scheduled for 3 pm on May 5, with the participation of André de Aragão Azevedo, Secretary of State for Digital Transition, Isilda Gomes, Mayor of Portimão and Teresa Preta, CEO of Creative Territories.
The program includes a talk under the theme “SDGs – Sustainable Development Goals”, by Pedro Neves, consultant at UNECE – United Nations Economic Commission for Europe, and the panel “The future of Smart Cities”, which will feature with the presence of specialists Cláudia Leitão, former Secretary of State for Creative Economy of Brazil, Pedro Neves, António Bob Santos, from the National Innovation Agency and José Maia, founder of GMT Hospitality.
The presentation of the 12 selected entrepreneurship projects for this Bootcamp follows, around 5:45 pm, with the startups chosen in activities such as creating tourist experiences, web platforms and mobile applications related to accommodation, parking and cargo management. vehicles, tour guide and pet services.
Business areas are also covered, such as a cloud of educational documents, branding consultancy and digital communication for luxury brands, a physical training center in the field of information technology and an education, health and wellness project that explores traditions and properties of the arbutus tree.
To register for online sessions open to the public, interested parties can access the link.
«The common spirit of all the participants goes through the motivation and reinvention of their business», adds the dynamism of the event. According to StartUp Portimão, «in these two days of inspiration, there was no lack of
team work and sharing tips, experiences and knowledge, all with the ultimate goal of helping accelerate startups ».